Temple Univ. Teams With Local Students To Design Apps And WebsitesDuring the six week “Urban Apps & Maps Program” program, high schoolers worked with college students to strengthen their business and entrepreneurship skills through hands-on projects, like building websites.
Students' Character Counts As A Predictor Of SuccessA new study from the Brookings Institution shows that character skills that improve performance can mean more to success than academic skills.
Supreme Court Supports Random Drug Testing Of StudentsThe US Supreme Court says students who want to participate in extracurricular activities may be subject to random drug tests.
5 Things High School Seniors Can Do To Prepare For CollegeSenior year in high school is a time of choices, changes, and transitions. It’s also a time of hard work, where students aren’t just focusing on the schoolwork at hand, but also getting ready for college.
Tainted Food Suspected In Pennsylvania School Trip IllnessMaryland public health officials are investigating the cause of nausea and vomiting that struck high school students aboard a bus returning to Uniontown, Pa., from Washington, D.C. over the weekend.
Some Tobacco Products Becoming Increasingly Popular Among TeensIt's not the cigarettes, but new research indicates teens are increasingly smoking e-cigarettes, cigars and hookah.