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15 National Geography Bee Questions Only Geniuses Will Get Right

How well do you know your world geography? Take a whack at these questions, culled from past National Geographic Bee...


This Is the Difference Between a College and a University

Should the distinction have a big impact on your choice of school?


How Meghan and Harry’s Baby Will Be Raised Differently Than the Cambridge Children

The British royal family has a certain way of doing things to maintain tradition, but Meghan Markle and Prince Harry...


Abdominal Pain During Pregnancy: When to See a Doctor

Though abdominal pain during pregnancy is not uncommon and can be caused by things minor or serious. Experts say it...


Finally! Here’s When to Use “E.g.” Versus “I.e.”

We’re all guilty of making this mistake.


This Is the Trendiest American Baby Name of All Time

That's major bragging rights for the nearly 1.5 million women who share this name.


12 Things Your School Bus Driver Wishes You Knew

Curious why your child has an assigned seat? Here are the secrets parents wish they knew about the peculiar demands...


Can You Pass This Controversial Second-Grade Test? (It’s Harder Than You Think!)

More importantly, do you think a second grader could pass it?

30 Thoughtful and Affordable Holiday Teacher Gifts

Your kids' teachers work so hard day after day after day. Why not show them your appreciation for all that...


Reading in This Font Could Improve Your Memory

Here’s a science-backed—and totally simple—way to remember more of what you read


10 Brilliant Baby Oil Uses You’ll Want to Try Now

If you've relegated baby oil to your baby's changing table, boy are you missing out.


10 Silent Signs Your Child Is Being Bullied

Experts share which behaviors are major red flags.


9 Spelling and Grammar Mistakes Spell Check Won’t Catch

There are some human errors that only humans can catch.


12 of the World’s Best Dinosaur Museums

These dinosaur museums will take you back to a time when fantastic creatures ruled the planet. Plus, you'll get up-to-date...


11 Secret Habits of Straight-A Students Even Post-Grads Will Want to Steal

It's not about brains, or about the amount of time spent studying. Many of the highest-scoring students attribute their success...


47 Easy School Lunches Nutritionists Love

Balancing nutritious and tasty is tricky, especially when it comes to kids. These nutritionist-approved lunches—and lunch components—will solve all your...

14 Times You Should Definitely Call the School Principal

Real parents share the times they had to call in the school principal—and we asked experts to weigh in on...


This Is the Best School District in America

Is your child going to a good school? Homes.com looked at more than 1,400 schools nationwide to find out which...



12 Homework-Help Secrets Your Child’s Teacher Wishes You Knew

How to help your student study for a test, tackle a science project, and beyond.


12 Cool Jobs That Don’t Require a College Degree

Our culture emphasizes education as the path to satisfying and lucrative careers. Education is one path to success but not...

7 Common Words That Mean the Exact Opposite of What You Think

"Outlaw," "scan," and "irregardless"... you're using them all wrong.


7 Secrets Teachers Know About Your Kids and You Don’t

What’s your kid really thinking, saying, and doing when you’re not around? We asked the teachers, principals, coaches, tutors, and...


14 Back-to-School Supplies That Are a Waste of Money

Don't blow your whole back-to-school budget on items that will be quickly broken or discarded like magic ink markers that...


19 Back-to-School Secrets Only Parents of “A” Students Know

Prevent back-to-school meltdowns (yours and theirs) with these simple pro tips. For starters, add printer ink and foam board to...


Top 10 Colleges Whose Graduates Earn the Most Money

Who says college isn't worth it? Graduates of each of these 10 small colleges can look forward to cashing in...


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This Is the Most (and Least) Educated City in America

You might be surprised to learn which city holds the most degrees.