As they return to class, L.A. Youth writers share how the state budget deficit is affecting their schools.
My favorite English teacher was laid off. I learned a lot from her. I've always had a problem with using the same words in my writing and she taught me how to expand my writing and be more descriptive. It doesn’t matter that she had been teaching for only a few years, she was the best!
What do the beach, the Museum of Jurassic Technology, window shopping and a bus pass have in common? They're cheap ways to spend your summer, which is especially important during a recession.