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Approach the Digital Age With Facts, Not Fear: An Interview With Yalda T. Uhls Sep. 17, 2019

This Woman's Work

I work with Yalda T. Uhls on my kids show, "Dot." Yalda ensures that Sprout, The Jim Henson Co. and ... Read More

Those Valedictorians Sep. 11, 2019

Classic Zig Ziglar

An issue of Parade Magazine featured the results of a long-term study of 81 class valedictorians con... Read More

Both of My Parents Are More Intelligent Aug. 13, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 15 and a well-liked, well-rounded student. Yet, it so happens that I am only medioc... Read More

The Boys Fall Into the Gender Gap Aug. 09, 2019

Suzanne Fields

Reading is not for sissies, as the front page of the newspaper demonstrates every morning in the hom... Read More

How to Manage Money for College Freshmen and Others Aug. 06, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

All around the country, newly minted high school graduates will soon be heading off to college. They... Read More

Hopping Off the Merry-Go-Round Jul. 21, 2019

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: I finally realized that I cannot change people or their behaviors. I can only change min... Read More

My Parents Read Your Column Jul. 19, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm a 16-year-old Asian American girl living with my parents in a small Midwestern town... Read More

Top Grades and Activities Are Both Important Jul. 17, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: What's better for college acceptance: very high grades and no extra activities, or pret... Read More

Foreign Students Enrich American Colleges Jul. 03, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I am completing my second year at the University of California, Los Angeles. In my two ... Read More

Don't Forget About Community Colleges Jun. 21, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm a graduating senior this year, and our senior class recently had a university couns... Read More

Did Your Child Return From College a Better Person? Jun. 18, 2019

Dennis Prager

When assessing America's or any of the Western world's universities — wondering whether you sh... Read More

Choose Majors Wisely: Some Jobs Require Graduate Degrees Jun. 13, 2019

At Work

Q: I've just finished my bachelor's degree, and the only thing on my mind is getting a job. My best ... Read More

It's the Perfect Time to Travel Jun. 07, 2019

Positive Aging

Summertime is the perfect time to think about getting out of Dodge. And if you are like most seniors... Read More

Colleges Committed to Ideological Diversity Jun. 05, 2019

Walter E. Williams

When you send your youngster off to college, you might not mind that they will have to walk on eggsh... Read More

Allowance Cut Via Savings Rule Jun. 03, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 16 and a responsible young lady. I'm very active in school, and I get very good gra... Read More

In-State Tuition for Dreamers Just Makes Good Business Sense May. 15, 2019

Daily Editorials

Missouri state legislators couldn't seem to make up their minds about the educational fate of the yo... Read More

Saving for College: What's the Difference Between a 529 Plan and Custodial Account? May. 08, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Carrie: As a relatively new parent, I'm confused about the best way to save for my son's colleg... Read More

The Most Critical 6 Months in a College Grad's Life May. 07, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

Graduating from college is one of life's most thrilling events. Finishing my degree, walking the ais... Read More

An Answer to the Cost of College and Community Collapse: Community Colleges Apr. 16, 2019

Salena Zito

PITTSBURGH — When the Pittsburgh Pirates opened their season two weeks ago at PNC Park, Nathan... Read More

Helping Instead of Hazing Apr. 11, 2019

Laura Hollis

Last month, in the wake of the Felicity Huffman/Lori Loughlin/et al. college admissions scandal, I w... Read More