Smart Girls

High School Survival Guide Part II: Conflict Management Is Totally Necessary in High School

The second post in our series High School Survival Guide delivers 6 steps for managing conflict. Teen blogger Kyra says learning this skill is a must for navigating high school. She also highlights why managing conflict is critical - for you and your future employer.

Smart Girls Think for Themselves

Tell a ’tween girl she can’t read Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye and she’ll find a way. For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction, and in this fact teachers nationwide have a tremendous opportunity to motivate young people to read.