Teens and Mobile Phones
Cell-phone texting has become the preferred channel of basic communication between teens and their friends, and cell calling is a close second. Some 75% of 12-17 ... other common form of interaction with their friends (see chart below). Fully two-thirds ...
List: States where rape is most common
It's rape and violence against women. Reported rape is more common in Alaska ... West Virginia - 22.7 12. Massachusetts - 24.7 13. Missouri - 25.1 14. Louisiana - 25.2 15. Indiana - 25.5 16. Connecticut - 25.6 17. Pennsylvania - 26.1 18.
Higher education scrambles to get ready for the Common Core
Many academics helped design the standards for kindergarten through 12 th grade. But colleges and universities ... and administrators to collaborate on the Common Core with public school districts in two surrounding counties. “It’s a pipeline issue.”
Why the surge in earthquakes in Oklahoma?
At least five earthquakes have rattled many Oklahomans early Thursday morning. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, just after midnight at 12:26 a.m. and 12:38 a.m., two earthquakes ... Kansas and Oklahoma, but they've become common in recent years.
Civil Disobedience: iRefuse! The Great American Opt Out from Common Core
Parents in New York State and across the nation are saying “I Refuse” to Common Core centralized standards, testing, and student data collection, and are putting their words into action through civil disobedience. On Saturday, March 29 th at 12:15 ...