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Back To School

What You Need To Know About The New School Year

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 01:11 PM EDT

Back to School Teen Shopping Often Starts With a Hashtag

Back to School Teen Shopping Often Starts With a Hashtag

Teens don't just visit the mall to see what's hot for back-to school, they research the looks they want online and follow popular hashtags on social media. They're also not in a rush to buy everything before...

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 12:05 PM EDT

Online Site Helps College Students Find Discount Textbooks

Online Site Helps College Students Find Discount Textbooks

Some private employers are stepping up to help finance a portion of the $563-billion that students will spend attending America's colleges and universities this year. They're zeroing in on textbooks.

Monday, Aug 24, 2015 at 11:57 AM EDT

Back to School: Swapping in a Healthier Lunch

Back to School: Swapping in a Healthier Lunch

What better way to start the school year than with healthy eating habits for your child? We spoke with a couple of family nutritionists to learn some tips for packing healthy lunches for school-aged children.

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 05:17 PM EDT

2015 College Freshman Likely Never Licked Stamps

2015 College Freshman Likely Never Licked Stamps

Incoming college freshman in 2015 have likely never licked a stamp. Students born in 1997 have also always had Google around for their search needs and they've always had South Park on Television, according to...

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015 at 12:10 PM EDT

Police Officers Pull Over to Help With Teen's Tie

Police Officers Pull Over to Help With Teen's Tie

Two Los Angeles police officers took time out from fighting crime to help a 14-year-old boy look his best on his first day of high school.Officers Jonathan Maldonado and Alberto Ladesma were patrolling in...

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 at 07:13 AM EDT

In the Classroom, There's An App for That

In the Classroom, There's An App for That

With the school year about to begin, what’s popular among the thousands of apps, videos and websites designed for the classroom? What are some of the favorites for teachers and why? We asked some technologically...