You have designed a killer website and created profiles and pages on countless social media sites. Now it’s time to build a following, and one of the best ways to accomplish this is by humanizing your brand. This refers to the process of allowing customers to understand more than just the basic details of the products and services offered by a business, inviting them to participate in a cultured community of the people behind the brand. Here are some effective suggestions for cultivating…
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman wants to change the perception of his hometown of Compton, “one kid at a time, one school at a time.”
The NFL star’s rise to fame has been swift; you may know him for his tendency to go on brash rants. But in April, he returned to his alma mater, Dominguez High School in Compton, California, to tell his story and remind students that nothing but hard work got him to where he is now.
Apparently there are still people in the United States who are unfamiliar with the premise of Fifty Shades of Grey — namely, one high school teacher in West Virginia.
A group of students in Hampton County convinced their teacher that, as a reward for good work, they should be allowed to watch the movie, and the teacher apparently did not think anything was amiss in such a request
Did you hear the one about the high school with the abstinence sex ed program? As a result of telling the kids to just say no to a real sex ed curriculum, one west Texan school just went viral (if you will) after experiencing a Terry Gilliam-style outbreak of chlamydia and fear.
Except there may not have been an “epidemic” at all, according to a report late Thursday. The number of kids with chlamydia at Crane High School (which has a population of 300) was originally disseminated as one in…
Food isn’t new to the educational scene, but it goes well beyond culinary school. These days, schools are getting more creative with their use of grub — from physics to hospitality, food is making its way into the academic classroom. Finally, we can eat in class without getting scolded.
Check out some of the most unique courses that have integrated food and drink into their syllabus:
Going back to school is a great idea, even if it takes you nearly a century to get around to it
Marie Hunt from Spring Green, Wisconsin earned her high school diploma 87 years after she was originally supposed to graduate at the tender age of 103. Hunt received an honorary degree from River Valley High School while living in an assisted living home, WKOW reports.
More than a century ago, women’s colleges defied the notion that a rigorous education should only be available to men
Today, young women are actually more likely to graduate from college than men, and the state of gender equality is discussed without hesitation — from campaigns like Lean In and HeforShe to pop culture expressions of feminism (think Beyonce). In fact, some young women choosing colleges don’t see a reason for single-sex higher…