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Should Homework Be Banned?

With a majority of schools back in session or close to being back in session, a new debate has come up: Should teachers completely remove homework from the equation? Those in favor of the no homework proposition say that it will free up some time for families who between work, school, sports and...
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What's Been Your Biggest Back To School Shopping Expense?

With two boys in school (one on college and one in high school), Dale is all too familiar with the pain your wallet feels this time of year. Whether its clothes, shoes, books, or sporting equipment, there is ALWAYS something that needs to be purchased. But he was in for a shock when his son called...
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Do Teachers Have A Fantasy Draft For Students?

Hear us out...teachers and fantasy draft but with students. Let us explain. Not as in who gets into your classroom in real life, but just as in fantasy football, teachers pick students and build their "team." At the end of the year, they take the average of everyone on their team's grades to...
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Do Teachers Really Get The Summer Off?

Over the weekend, Good Morning America shared the story of Nicholas Ferroni, a history and cultural studies teacher in Union, New Jersey who has used his platform to show that teachers don't "just get summers off." (Read that article HERE .) It sparked a discussion between the Wake Up With The Wolf...
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John Cena Gives Life Advice To High Schoolers

Ellen DeGeneres sent John Cena into a high school decked out in a suit & tie to be the students' guidance counselor for the day. He asked them what they're concerns were and then gave them some pretty powerful life advice.
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