Tag: Teenagers


Email:  America’s Past-Time (Literally)


The typical teenage inbox … because email is Snapchat’s great-grandmother. Photo credit: Hubbubbaloo Creative, 2017 Related PostsA Goodbye Note That Never Ends “Why Do You Want to Go To College?” Has New Meaning University of San Diego Supplement Essay Defined Hurry Up and Wait and Wait and Then Wait Some More “The College Frenzy” aka …


“The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same”

One hundred and sixty years ago, Henry David Thoreau wrote, “You may say the wisest thing you can, old man – you who have lived seventy years, not without honor of a kind – I hear an irresistible voice which invites me away from all that. One generation abandons the enterprises of another like stranded …


Parents Mean Well

There may be a point of “too involved”… Photo credit: New Yorker Magazine Related PostsGuest Post: Pinch Me Now, Please Graduated, Yet Still Not Grown Up? More About Waiting for College Admissions Decisions: Is The Glass Half Empty or Half Full? Ahead of the Curve: October 16, 2013 The Human Element of Learning