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15 Signs Your High School Sucks More Than Most

By Mike BerthaFebruary 28, 2013
The high school experience is pretty much the same across the country; there's the painfully early first period, those addictive un-baked cookies in the cafeteria, sob-inducing math homework, and a group project or two sprinkled in for good measure. But, unlike people, all high schools... More  →
15 Signs Your High School Sucks More Than Most

How to Explain a Bad Grade to Your Parents

By Laura EtheredgeFebruary 27, 2013
The worst has happened: the critics panned your Hamlet diorama. Your surprisingly tasteful anatomy skit was… not well received. (And yet it was so thorough!) You tried your best, you really did—so while you nurse your bruised ego, think about what happens next, because how you... More  →
How to Explain a Bad Grade to Your Parents

Would You Sue a Teacher Because of a Grade?

By Dan_BergsteinFebruary 13, 2013
When you get a poor grade, your mind runs through a series of emotions: Shock, disappointment, frustration, anger, acceptance...or perhaps blame. Maybe the grade wasn’t your fault. We’ve all had awful teachers who handed out low grades. It sucks. But what can you... More  →
Would You Sue a Teacher Because of a Grade?

The Hilarious and Terrifying Timeline of a Master Procrastinator

By ElodieFebruary 7, 2013
ro Did you know that 62% of essays are written at the last minute? (This is according to statistics and my own massively extrapolated imaginary findings.) Odds are you're procrastinating on an essay of your own right this very second. You. Yes, you. I see you... More  →
The Hilarious and Terrifying Timeline of a Master Procrastinator

What Your Favorite Elective Says About You

By Bailey_SwilleyJanuary 30, 2013
You've already endured the headache and agony of picking what you'll be doing aside from the usual Math, Science, and English this semester. But your elective selection (which is almost a tongue twister!) says a lot about your personality. Here's what it all means. If you... More  →
What Your Favorite Elective Says About You

How to Make Middle-Case Letters

By Dan_BergsteinJanuary 29, 2013
Though not as popular as their capital and lowercase cousins, now is the time for the middle-case letters to shine! Sadly, these letters are too often absent from computer keyboards. If you don’t know how to make your middle-case letters, here’s a quick refresher.  More  →
How to Make Middle-Case Letters

100 Worst Types of Teachers

By Dan_BergsteinJanuary 25, 2013
Most teachers are nice and helpful, but there are bad, awful, wretched, soulless, freaks of anger who are also allowed to teach. We’re not going to list teachers who commit real crimes, because we all know those teachers are terrible. Instead, here are the legal-yet-awful... More  →
100 Worst Types of Teachers

The 19 Worst Yearbook Superlatives to Win

By Valerie BurnJanuary 24, 2013
Winning a yearbook/senior superlative can be pretty cool. You are recognized for being the most something in your class, or maybe even your whole school! Many of these superlatives are great—who wouldn't want to be crowned "Best Smile"? Even when the superlative is ever-so-slightly-snarky (does... More  →
The 19 Worst Yearbook Superlatives to Win

Are You Too Obsessed With Exam Season?

By Bailey_SwilleyDecember 11, 2012
It's exam time, and we want you to do so amazingly well that your parents and teachers slap (not pat) you on the back for doing a good job and then give you lots of candy. But if you're stressing too much right now, it's... More  →
Are You Too Obsessed With Exam Season?

The 7 Different Kinds of Test-Takers

By ElodieDecember 5, 2012
Final exams are rolling around again, causing stress and crushing dreams. Wait, what? How did this happen? Wasn’t October, like, yesterday? It’s the eleventh hour, and it’s time to essentially re-teach yourself a semester’s worth of material. And we all know that when you walk... More  →
The 7 Different Kinds of Test-Takers