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Still Living With Your Parents as an Adult? Well, You’re Hurting the Economy

While many college grads are only too happy to fly their parents’ nest and get a place of their own, the dip in the economy has meant some can’t — or won’t — until they feel more financially able to do so comfortably

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10 Great Songs About School

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We've got ten good reason schools shouldn’t be cutting arts budgets: these great songs about their hallowed halls. After all, if they eliminated music classes, who’s gonna write songs about how cool school is?

 

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Be True to Your School
The Beach Boys, 1963

 

 
Good clean fun.

 

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Wonderful World
Sam Cook

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10 Amazing Lunch Boxes

If you don’t want your kids braving the mystery meat this school year, the first thing you need is a super-cool lunchbox. Here are some of our faves:

 

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I’m Not a Paper Bag Bag

 

 

Made of 100% recycled cotton, this non-paper bag sends a (slightly snobby, but hey – you’re being green) message about your eco-savviness. After just a few months of using this instead of real paper bags, i

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Most Cringe-Worthy Sorority Recruitment Video Ever?

The University of Alabama Panhellenic Society produced this musical number to convince freshman to rush the college’s sororities.

While it’s too soon to tell if this message resonated with the class of 2015, the video has already become a bona fide hit on the internet for all the wrong reasons.

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Brown Bag Lunches May Be Hazardous To Your Kids’ Health

Sending your kid to school with a brown bag lunch is something that many of us do. Our parents sent us to school with a lunch bag and now we are doing the same. There is a problem though. It could be hazardous to our child's health to eat that sandwich by the time lunch rolls around.

According to a new study, many school lunches packed at home may reach unsafe temperatures by the time a child eats -- and can cause foodborne illnesses, which are particularly rough for preschool-aged kids.

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5 Fun After School Activities That Keep Kids Learning

A child’s day doesn’t end when the final school bell rings. In fact for many children it’s just beginning. Where to go for ideas? Oddly, pull from what your kids love most about school — and think outside the sandbox. From the physical, to the

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Matt Damon Snaps at Press While Defending Teachers [VIDEO]

At the Save Our Schools Million Teacher March in Washington DC on July 30th, actor Matt Damon was grilled on his feelings about public school educators. Damon, who attended public school in Boston as a youth and whose own mother is a public school teacher, made some impassioned remarks in defense of teachers.

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Missouri Makes It Illegal for Teachers and Students to Be Facebook Friends

An new Missouri law, aimed at protecting children from sexual predators, has made it illegal for teachers and their past and present school-aged students to friend each other on Facebook.

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Wild About Wellness Kids Health Fair In Texarkana

 
townsquare texarkanaThe 16th Annual Wild About Wellness Children’s Health Fair Is Saturday, July 30th , 10 To 3, At Four States Fairgrounds Entertainment Center…. Presented By Christus St. Michael Health System…Get Free Immunizations,   Free Health Screenings, Free Activities Plus There’s No Charge For Parking Or  Admission. 

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Teacher Uses Angry Birds to Explain Projectile Motion to Students

With over 200 million downloads to mobile devices, Angry Birds is a full-fledged phenomenon. Now an Atlanta teacher has found a way to use it as an educational tool as well.

Since the birds are catapulted into the sky, John Burk, a ninth-grade physics teacher, felt it was a great way to teach students the laws of projectile motion.

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Valedictorian Thrills Graduates with Song Instead of Speech [VIDEO]

Alaine Caudle wasn’t only looking for the right words for her valedictorian speech.

She was also looking for the right melody.

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Wes’s Hooks Junior High Career Day

I had a chance to go to Hooks Junior High School this past Friday morning. It was much to my surprise that the teacher's class I would be in would be a friend from the past. Mrs. Hatton and I have known each other for over 30 years. I had a very captive audience, talking about different jobs in radio from the DJ side or the on-air side, the ever growing digital side of our business and how the web can be your friend. We also touched on the aspects of sales, administrative demands and the importance of engineering.

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