9 Things People with Foreign Accents Are Tired of Hearing

9 Things People with Foreign Accents Are Tired of Hearing

After spending over a year in a place where instead of saying “hasta luego,” people say “see you later,” I’ve seen a pattern when it…

“I Wish I Didn’t Have to Sleep” and 10 Other Ridiculous Things Said in First Semester

“I Wish I Didn’t Have to Sleep” and 10 Other Ridiculous Things Said in First Semester

Hats off to you, class of 2017 college students! A year ago, we were waiting on ED/EA decisions, writing application essays, cursing the Common App…today,…

The World of Animation

The World of Animation

Growing up watching Disney movies, I always dreamed of making little kids feel the way I felt watching stories like Cinderella and Hercules. Even though…

The Escape from High School ‘Tunnel Vision’

The Escape from High School ‘Tunnel Vision’

A couple days ago, my friend who recently graduated from high school Facebooked (yes, I just used ‘Facebook’ as a verb) me and asked what…

My Education in Panama

My Education in Panama

There are so many differences between my high school in the country of Panama, where I grew up, and the United States, where I now…

A World Outside the SATs: Meet the Gaokao from China

A World Outside the SATs: Meet the Gaokao from China

The SATs: Whether it is the reasoning test or the subject tests, the College Board SATs are generally negatively viewed by most American high school…

3 Documentaries about the American Education System

3 Documentaries about the American Education System

Welcome to the new series where we provide a look at what our education system in the United States is like compared to the rest…

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