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Odd Kid Out

Growing up in Queens, New York is like lunch at an international buffet – everything is ethnic and diverse, and you’re always one bad decision away from a sorry evening spent at home. 1,431 more words

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First OECD PISA financial literacy test finds many young people confused by money matters

First OECD PISA financial literacy test finds many young people confused by money matters
Source: OECD

Around one in seven students in the 13 OECD countries and economies that took part in the first OECD PISA international assessment of financial literacy are unable to make even simple decisions about everyday spending, and only one in ten can solve complex financial tasks.

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Business And Economics

LOL!!!

:) Here’s an utterly hilarious one I came across today, and I simply HAD to share it! I wouldn’t put it past my own daughter to come up with something sinister like this…..read on!!! 333 more words

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Teenagers and Headaches

Headaches are very common in children and adolescents. The Cleveland Clinic reports that in one study, 56% of boys and 74% of girls between the ages of 12 and 17 reported having had a headache within the past month. 488 more words

Families And Children

A Social Thinking Lesson

Disclaimer: As per usual, this post is completely unedited. And I’m tired. So it is likely hard to follow and doesn’t make sense. And I realize that I say that all the time but this time it REALLY is a mess. 1,173 more words

Teen pregnancy prevention study needs Research Assistants

You Geaux Girl! (YGG!) needs research assistants to work in field recruitment. Here’s your chance to work with a very dynamic team on an innovative project that incorporates technology and health interventions. 116 more words

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