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The Worst Guidance Counselor, Ever: an Interview

By Josh PeriloFebruary 23, 2012
We have searched high and low, but we think that we’ve finally found the absolute worst guidance counselor on the face of... More  →
The Worst Guidance Counselor, Ever: an Interview

Mock Trial Is Way Geekier Than Glee Club

By Janet ManleyFebruary 22, 2012

Imagine our collective surprise when glee clubs, long populated by self-proclaimed “losers,” mounted the trusty steed FOX and galloped to near ubiquity

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Mock Trial Is Way Geekier Than Glee Club

11 Reasons Math Isn't as Bad as You Thought

By ContributorFebruary 21, 2012
All my life, I've hated math. Despised it, actually. I was your typical free-spirited kid—I liked to draw, read, and paint. By... More  →
11 Reasons Math Isn't as Bad as You Thought

Ask a Teacher: Do You Remember Former Students?

By Mr. JungFebruary 15, 2012
Q: Years after we have moved on, do you remember old students? A: Yes, almost always. I might not immediately remember their names... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Do You Remember Former Students?

Ask a Teacher: Midterm Advice

By Mr. JonesFebruary 8, 2012
Q: What's the best way to study for a midterm, whether it is English, History, Mathematics, Science, etc., and not freak out,... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Midterm Advice

Ask a Teacher: Do Teachers Ever Really Hate a Student?

By Miss MahoneyJanuary 25, 2012
Q: Do teachers ever really hate a student? A: Teachers are fair people and they have no strong preferences or feelings when it... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Do Teachers Ever Really Hate a Student?

Ask a Teacher: Have You Ever Taken a Pointless Class?

By Mr. JungJanuary 23, 2012
Q: When you were in school, did you ever take a class that you felt was utterly pointless to your life? If... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Have You Ever Taken a Pointless Class?

Ask a Teacher: Does Your Mind Ever Wander While You're Teaching?

By Mr. JungJanuary 19, 2012
Q: Does your mind ever wander while you’re teaching class? What do you think about? A: To be honest, my mind stays razor-focused... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Does Your Mind Ever Wander While You're Teaching?

My Geekiest Moment: I'm Makin' Nachos!

By Lauren PassellJanuary 16, 2012
Splogger Lauren Passell confesses her geekiest moment in honor of Geek Week! —Sparkitors In middle school, I was quite the prize package. I... More  →
My Geekiest Moment: I'm Makin' Nachos!

Ask a Teacher: Advice for Overachievers

By Mr. FossJanuary 16, 2012
Q: I'm the type of student who writes two page papers when asked to write a paragraph, corrects teachers, and bursts into... More  →
Ask a Teacher: Advice for Overachievers