How to scare off bad actors in the startup ecosystem
Alright dammit, something needs to be said. I am so sick of all the bad actors out there. I’m sick of hearing about them. I’m sick of meeting them. I’m sick of their mere existence. They have a million names: Pretenders, wannabes, fakers, takers, wantrepreneurs, pink hats, bandwagonners, succubi, sycophants, vampire squid...
10 PR behaviors that scare off reporters
Some pitching behaviors can be nightmares for journalists. Avoid the following to stay on their good side, throughout the Halloween season and beyond.
Scare Up an Audience with These ‘Spooky’ Storytelling Tips
It was a dark and stormy night when the unsuspecting PR professional was confronted with her scariest assignment...
Gun scare during school fire drill raises questions on trespassing...
DILWORTH—Parents in the D-G-F School District are calling for action after a bizarre incident happened during a fire drill at the elementary-middle school in Dilworth.Some parents kept their children home from school after a neighbor near the school got upset about students stepping on her grass during...
Why Adblockers Should Scare the Shit Out of the Media World
The biggest thing to hit the Internet since cats, porn, and Ryan Gosling.
3 Roosevelt students involved in gun scare must remain in detention until Nov. 6 hearing
Three Roosevelt High School students face a Nov. 6 detention hearing after a judge today ruled they must stay in custody until then following a lockdown over a gun scare at their school Tuesday. The juveniles - a 14-year-old boy and 14- and 15-year-old girls - are being held on terroristic threat charges after they were seen in the school hallway with what turned out to be a fake gun.
We're Finally on the Eve of the Virtual Reality Era, and Here's Why That Scares Marketers
No single descriptor can consistently apply to the living, breathing and evolving South by Southwest Interactive Festival—except that it is as weird as Austin itself.
What Is the Purpose of High School?
To prepare students for adulthood, not necessarily for college.
Niyah Wilson: I decided to review the camp food. This is what I found
Niyah Wilson is a junior at Parkrose High School in Portland.
10 Year High School Reunion
I’d love to go. But unfortunately there’s no reason. My mom and dad live in Hong Kong. And my sister lives far away. The friends I want to see… I’ve already seen and kept in touch with. It’s crazy how Facebook has changed the entire dynamics of school reunions. If my mom or dad …
Writing tips for high-schoolers (and everyone else!)
Last week, I spent three days working with a group of young journalists who were spending a portion of their summer vacation learning about journalistic-style writing at ThreeSixty Journalism Summer Camp. If you don’t know about ThreeSixty Journalism, it is an awesome program through the University of St. Thomas that helps high school students learn critical thinking, writing, reporting, editing and other communication skills while also…
Why the city's changes to the Specialized High School Admissions
The New York City Department of Education’s changes to the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test...
Why more sleep for high schoolers makes sense
Why more sleep for high schoolers makes sense [KMSP Fox 9, December 18, 2016] The St. Paul school board has voted to move back the start time from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. for district high schools to give teens more sleep time. Sleep specialist Dr. Andrew Stiehm , medical director of Allina Health’s United Lung and Sleep Clinic , says the science on the subject is pretty clear — that’s a good idea.
Video shows over 10 NYPD officers tackle and arrest man on a subway for fare evasion after...
The video filmed by a fellow passenger shows a horrified crowd and the man with his hands up, waiting for officers to board the subway car.
Learn About Cassata High School
Cassata High School is a private, nonprofit outreach school of the Catholic Diocese of Fort Worth that is committed to providing young people with another ch...
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How this high school soccer coach brought a divided town together
A high school soccer team from a town in Maine has become a powerhouse by getting players from different countries to work together.
Three Maine high schools among top 500 in U.S.
Yarmouth, Cape Elizabeth and Falmouth high schools earn recognition in the latest annual U.S. News & World Report rankings.
College students give advice for high schoolers applying now
Yahoo Finance teamed up with college experts to answer your questions. Find out 4 tactics to get into your dream college. Claire, a sophomore at NYU, recommends not limiting yourself when it comes to choosing a college.
Back To School Tips for High School Students
Megan from @AwayWithEpilepsy has some tips for high schoolers to help with going #BackToSchool and having fun. For more information on high school and epilep...