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What I Learned from Being in the Heart of a Terrorist Attack

By Emily WinterApril 16, 2013
Yesterday, three people were killed and more than 150 injured when two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.... More  →
What I Learned from Being in the Heart of a Terrorist Attack

Our Hearts Go Out to Those Affected by Today's Tragedy in Connecticut

By Emily WinterDecember 14, 2012
This morning, at least 27 people were killed by a gunman in a Connecticut elementary school. Eighteen of the dead... More  →
Our Hearts Go Out to Those Affected by Today's Tragedy in Connecticut

Ask a Teacher: What's Your Favorite Shakespeare Play?

By Mr. JungApril 13, 2012
Q: What’s your favorite Shakespeare play? Why? A: This is a tough question, because it requires an exclusive answer—it’s like asking a parent... More  →
Ask a Teacher: What's Your Favorite Shakespeare Play?

Surviving the Earthquake in Japan

By ContributorMarch 14, 2011
Naturally_Flavored gives us a riveting account of the terrible disaster in Japan; our thoughts... More  →
Surviving the Earthquake in Japan

After the Flood: A Firsthand Account From Brisbane, Australia

By ContributorFebruary 10, 2011
chloelinley gives us the gripping details of the recent disaster in Australia, and describes the unbreakable... More  →
After the Flood: A Firsthand Account From Brisbane, Australia