SATURDAY, JULY 21, 2007
FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2007
My son turned 13 this past weekend. He’s excited. I’m having anxiety attacks for what’s to come. I broke down and got him a cellphone on our cellular family plan. My husband’s jealous because his phone has more bells and whistles. I explain to my...
THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2007
This post is from Becky Kramer, a business reporter at The Spokesman-Review. I'm writing a story about declining teen participation in the workforce. I'd like to connect with some parents of teens to talk about the pros and cons of summer jobs. I'm hearing that...
TUESDAY, JULY 17, 2007
FRIDAY, JULY 13, 2007
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2007
TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2007
The full article is here: http://www.nydailynews.com/lifestyle/education/2007/06/09/2007-06-09_cash_is_cool_mike.htmlEssentially, privately raised money will be used to motivate students to earn high grades, at a rate of $25 per high grade for 4th graders and $50 for 7th graders.My question isn't is this a good or morally "right" project,...
MONDAY, JULY 2, 2007
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