‘Halloweentown’ Isn’t Just A Classic Disney Movie — It’s A Real Place You Should Visit

Come October, everyone starts squealing about how utterly obsessed they are with Halloween. But we assure you, no one is as dedicated to the spooky holiday as the quaint town of St. Helens, Oregon.  The riverside city was used as the backdrop for Disney’s “Halloweentown” ― the iconic 1998 kids flick…

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The Real Reason There Aren’t Enough Teachers Of Color

American students are looking less and less like their teachers. While most American teachers are white women, a majority of K-12 students are from minority groups. To solve this problem, foundations, states and local communities have tried to step up their recruitment of minority teachers. But this strategy is only half of…

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17 Very Real Struggles Breastfeeding Moms Totally Understand

It’s National Breastfeeding Month, a time dedicated to encouraging the breastfeeding community and building a “landscape of breastfeeding support.” Nursing moms know it’s the small victories and daily struggles that deserve applause and solidarity. So, we asked moms on Twitter to share their #breastfeedingstruggles, and the tweets below certainly prove…

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