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Our favorite films for graduation season

High school is full of incredible opportunities and experiences, but it's always quite a bit of hard... Read more

4 enriching cultural activities in Southern California

Southern California is home to so many favorites, for tourists and locals alike. From Disneyland to ... Read more

Top 5 eats in Southern California from a local

If you’re privileged enough to travel, you should always make the time to try all of the incredible ... Read more

California culture: Health and fitness

It’s well known that the Golden Coast is busy with one of the world’s fastest-growing industries – h... Read more

The value of differing perspectives in the classroom

In the age of social media and tailored news networks, it’s quite easy to create a world that consta... Read more

Unique Easter traditions around the world

Easter is widely celebrated throughout the world. It’s a holiday that many use to symbolize the end ... Read more

UK and US: English word variations

While the English language is spoken in both America and England, there are some subtle differences ... Read more

Culture classroom: 5 tops eats in Oxford

Oxford is surrounded by an international atmosphere that is also reflected in its culture and food. ... Read more

A brief history of Black History Month

If you’re living in the US or spending time on social media, you’ve probably noticed something that ... Read more

Culture classroom: 5 top eats in New York

George Bernard Shaw put it best when he said, “There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” I g... Read more

Common English phrases you won’t hear in the classroom

If learning a new language wasn’t hard enough, every culture also has their own idioms or sayings th... Read more

English idioms: Phrases about love without a translation

When it comes to learning a new language, you learn a set of grammar rules that are often set in sto... Read more