Nick Ferroni, an activist and history teacher at Union High School, explains how he is using his television background and celebrity friends to advocate for student nutrition, education reform, and LGBT and feminism inclusion in history books.

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"We are joined by Nick Ferroni, who...


It’s so important to make your vacation an actual vacation, so we asked Juliet Funt, CEO of White Space At Work,, to provide three quick tips to make the most of your vacation.

1) Debate Guilt - If fully disconnecting makes you feel like you’re shirking your duties at work (because no...


Choosing the Right Path, Knowing Your Passion & Overcoming Adversity

Life tends to give us a lot of signs—who to marry, what job to take, where to live. Sometimes these signs are unmistakable, sticking out in your life like a speed limit sign on a desolate highway or they’re hidden...


When the Common Core State Standards were rolled out in Colorado in 2010, it was a challenge. At first, my colleagues and I at Doull Elementary in southwest Denver struggled to understand this monumental change. We read the documents, pored over the appendices and wrestled...


It was meant to be a lighthearted exercise. But things quickly got heavy after Kyle Schwartz asked her third-grade students to finish the sentence “I wish my teacher knew … ”

Many of the Denver students come from underprivileged homes, and their notes were heartbreaking. They...


When Kyle Schwartz started teaching third grade at Doull Elementary School in Denver, she wanted to get to know her students better. She asked them to finish the sentence “I wish my teacher knew.”

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The responses were eye-opening for Ms. Schwartz. Some children were struggling with...


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As I've articulated in the last several Forbes.com articles, I believe that oil prices are going to drift much lower over the coming year. I keep harping on it because I am fighting a pervasive bullish bias in the financial media and in street expectations. It's...


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Several years ago, I followed the common business advice of the day on how to pursue your passion.  First, find something you’re truly passionate about.  Second, pursue it obsessively.  And then third, become wildly successful and wealthy!  Easy, right?  All...


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7 Tips to Raising Healthy Boys

By Meg Meeker, Posted May 22nd 2017

 

7 Tips to Raising Healthy Boys

1.  Know how to encourage your son. One fault is babying and spoiling him. But another is being so harsh that you lose communication with your son and destroy his sense of self-worth. We’ll look at how to strike the right balance.

2. Understand what your boys need. Guess...