Rachel Day

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A Teacher's Defense of Homework

If I didn't assign it, I'd never get through all the material I need to cover in a year. Plus, giving kids projects and deadlines is an essential way of preparing them for adulthood.<p>I am a parent, and I struggle daily with making sure my daughter does her homework. I can certainly identify with the …

My Insane Homework Load Taught Me How to Game the System

"My friends and I realized we didn’t have to do everything assigned to us in order to succeed in high school."<p>A year and a half ago, I was fully immersed in the routine of being a high-school junior. On an average night, my Internet tabs looked something like this: page 2 of a desperate Google …

26 Hilarious French Translations Of Hollywood Movie Titles

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Five Irresistible Spoilers From Last Night's 'Girls' Premiere

Photo: Getty Images<p>Last night, HBO premiered the much-anticipated third season of <i>Girls—</i>and the girls did not disappoint.<p>Here's where we are: Hannah's OCD is finally under control, Shosh is indulging in some college-age fantasies, and Adam gets down with his first game of Truth or Dare. (How that …

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Stay Toasty Warm With Lauren Conrad's Winter Collection for Kohl's

The weather outside may be frightful, but thanks to Lauren Conrad, your wardrobe doesn't have to be. Just in time to kick-start your new year …

Start the Year Off Right With Nordstrom's New Beginnings Pop-Up, Launching This Friday

The I Heart Guts teeth brooch, one of my personal favorites from the collection.<p>This Friday, select Nordstrom stores across the country will launch the third edition of its in-house Pop-In. This time around, the theme is "New Beginnings"—and the carefully curated merch will feature everything you …

Make-Ahead Family Dinners For The New Year

<i>Merrill's baby Clara has quite the appetite -- and it's all Merrill can do to keep up. Armed with her greenmarket bag, a wooden spoon and a minimal amount of fuss, she steps into the fray.</i><p><i>Today: Family-friendly winter dinners for the new year.</i><p>Like many, my list of resolutions for 2014 is long and …

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One Bowl Baking: Miracle 5-Minute Microwave Chocolate Cake

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>When my family got our first microwave back in the 80s, the unit came with a cookbook full of desserts. But though I dabbled in a few of the recipes—including a custard cup which I curdled every time—I left the microwave for prep …

Cognitive Activity Could Hinder Concussion Recovery, Study Suggests

Hey kids, there may be <i>one</i> circumstance where doing your homework could actually be bad for your health.<p>A new study from Boston Children's Hospital shows that cognitive rest after a concussion can speed recovery time. In other words, not going full throttle into activities like reading, homework, …

Back To College: Education and Learning on Birth Control for Everyone

More because of my birthday than because I am a super genius, I started college when I was 17 years old. By 17 years old, one might assume that I …