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  • Wealthier teens more likely to smoke hookah: study

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Wealthier high school students may be more likely to try smoking hookah, according to a new study. The water-pipe device with its series of tubes and mouthpieces looks nothing like a cigarette, but is often used to smoke...
  • Adults join students for March of Living

    The March of the Living has been traditionally considered an educational trip for high school students. Every year, students from all over the world travel to Poland to take the March — a 3-kilometer walk from the Auschwitz concentration camp to...
  • Slowly the wall between church and state crumbles

    By a 5 to 4 conservative majority the Supreme Court has emasculated labor unions, campaign finance regulations, the Voting Rights Act of 2006 and what's left of affirmative action in its campaign to reshape American society. Here I will limit my...
  • Students awarded Community Foundation scholarships

    Eighty-three local students received college scholarships from donors to the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. The Community Foundation has about 100 scholarship funds, established by donors and this year more than $730,000 has...
  • Students learn friendship, diplomacy in Japan visit

    Seven Delray Beach students are back from their Sister Cities exchange trip in Japan, carrying with them new friendships. The group visited Miyazu, Delray Beach's sister city and the hometown of George Morikami; and Kyoto, the original capital. This...
  • Enjoy Native American colorful dance and music

    Get ready for color, music and American Indian lore as the Talako Indian Dancers come to the Leesburg Public Library at 2 p.m. Saturday at the library, 100 E. Main St. The Talako Dancers will entertain with tales of their American Indian heritage. Get...
  • Students create posters to inspire summer reading

    The goal was to get students reading into and past the summer, which is why the School District of Palm Beach County, the Pew Foundation and Barnes and Noble recently joined forces for this year's summer reading poster and video contest. Students...
  • Parents play role on D181 committee

    Parents play role on D181 committee
    An advisory learning committee that includes parents has been created at Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills School District 181. Superintendent Don White put together the 26-member committee to provide feedback and input into areas that have been controversial...
  • HU professor pens book on STEM education

    HU professor pens book on STEM education
    Hampton University education professor Clair Berube recently released a book about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) that focuses on problem-based learning, according to a news release. The book, titled "STEM and the City,"...
  • Lake School Board turns down search for new superintendent

    Lake School Board turns down search for new superintendent
    Lake County School Superintendent Susan Moxley has come under increasing fire in recent months from School Board members, but the board Monday narrowly decided against beginning the search for a new leader. Board member Tod Howard sought the vote to...
  • What lessons can schools learn from magic of Disney?

    My family and I have taken several trips to Central Florida, and I must admit that our Disney vacations always leave the most memorable impressions. From the moment we arrive at Orlando International Airport, the Disney magic begins — delivering a...