Staff Picks

Child Poverty in the UK
“I think there is something to be said for the argument that there is a section of youth in this country that do not feel they have a legitimate future, who have been raised in poverty, who in a sense...
Clare Novella year ago
University Survival Guide: Part 1 - Living in Halls/Student Housing
As a third year student about to graduate, I am becoming increasingly aware of how naive and unaware I was of how to prepare for university life when I first started. Thus begins my multi-chapter surv...
Joe Chesshera year ago
Student Leadership #001
Who am I? Ladies & gents, it's Joe here. I am a former student leader with 12 years of experience, and within that time I have built student leadership teams from scratch, worked with local government...
Olivia Ambera year ago
Highly Successful Billionaires That Didn't Finish College
Some of the most wealthy and successful billionaires that didn't finish college might shock you. With people worth upwards of $60 billion, each of these billionaires have dropped out of at least one c...
I'm Quitting Homeschooling My Kids. There, I Said It.
I'm sitting here tonight while my four kids play with Legos and chat about our new goat, Moonpie, who is coming to live with us in two days. There's an occasional shriek as one kid snatches a block fr...
Adam Sandonea year ago
Studying Abroad the Right Way
As a college student, it's likely that you'll encounter many professors, advisors, etc. who will tell you to study abroad. Maybe you've seen flyers around your campus, or your friends' Instagram posts...
Haley Petersona year ago
Start Your Day as a Substitute Teacher the Right Way
Being a substitute teacher is hard work. As a former full-time elementary school teacher, I was reminded of just how hard it can be to teach a class that isn't your own when I transitioned from teachi...
Seven Things That Stop Teachers from Leaving Their Jobs (And How to Overcome Them)
I've talked to a lot of disillusioned teachers. They want to quit but they can't, for various reasons. In this article, I'm going to run through some of those and give some handy hints to those who re...
Chrissy Pa year ago
Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in School
Parents have a decision in their child's education. While it is true, some parents have fewer choices but there are always decisions that will guide your child to success. Here are a few ideas to boos...