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AT&T Moves Up the School Popularity Chain

When it comes to technology giants out there, many have emerged as popular kids on campus. Of course, there is Apple who probably has way more clout than that varsity basketball player or president of Greek life as the empire...

A Teacher's Nude Facebook Pic Leak Exposes Internet Dangers

If you needed any more proof that perhaps it’s not a wonderful idea for students and teachers to be friends on Facebook, here it is; this week, a revered high school football coach and math and science teacher in the...

What Should be on a College Student's New Year's Resolutions List

It's that wonderful time of year – the time in which we are supposed to put away the Hershey’s chocolate (and that flask), forgive a friend who wronged us a few months ago and figure out a way to...

Spark Notes: The Good and the Ugly

Last week, I referred to Spark Notes, one of the most popular study guides for students as they navigate through English classes, as a “cheater’s best friend.” After all, before your big AP Lit paper is due, it is pretty...

Has School Plagiarism Gotten a Whole Lot Easier?

Let me paint you a picture: Fifteen years ago, if high school freshmen were looking for a little “extra help” on their English papers about deconstructing social hierarchy in “The Great Gatsby,” in order to get that help (and by...