Senior 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.
Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.
Almost every teenager has a smartphone or tablet these days. Use that technology the right way and download any of these great educational apps to help your high school student prepare for any subject or exam.
Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.
It’s that time in the summer: you’re about to send your kids off to college. Regardless of whether your child is a freshman or a rising senior, these books can help with all stages of a college career. From inspirational works to short stories to advice, our sister company, Simon & Schuster have hand selected a list that will be the perfect gift just as you leave your kids at their dorm.
Michelle Gomez, creator of Chicago Fashion Fest and owner of M.GO Fashion Salon in Wicker Park, offers tips for cool school style.
No matter what the level of ability a high school student athlete has, parents should understand the value of getting involved in their child’s program of choice as they collectively enter one of the most important chapters of their lives.
When you live in a tiny dorm room, maximizing space is a priority. These 10 space-saving tips will help you keep your room organized while still having room to move.
There are numerous benefits in participating in an interscholastic athletic program, such as building self-esteem, camaraderie and overall health and fitness.
Colleges want passonate, engaged, energetic students with leadership potential. Here’s how to show them that you are the student they’re looking for.
Bullying is one of the most serious issues facing our kids today. While incidences of bullying have escalated in schools and on the playground, here are some tips that you can implement from home to help keep your child safe.
Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.
Google map yourself to these Chicago shops and stand out on the first day of class.
From “The Breakfast Club” to “Mean Girls,” what’s the best school movie? You decide!
College students and parents of students can benefit from this dorm advice from a local interior decorator.
A guidance counselor and a College Options coordinator offer advice to parents on how to address your teen’s concerns about moving from grade school to high school.
Living with roommates can be hard. If you start the relationship with the proper information and tools, it can lead to happy cohabitation.
Sometimes juggling it all is exhausting. Here are some tips to help you keep all the balls in the air.
How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?
Whether you are in high school or beyond, these 10 books are a must read for any literature fan. Take the time to get to know these authors and see why their novels have gone down in history as some of the best literature of the 19th and 20th centuries.