Legal Law

Gender pay gap

Since the Equal Pay Act of 1963, the gender pay gap has improved at an extremely slow rate. In 1963, women were paid roughly 60 cents compared to men. In 2015, we haven’t made much progress. Women only earn 78 cents on the dollar than men. That means we’ve only raised 18 cents in 50…

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Learn when to use less used punctuation marks

Everyone is familiar with the most commonly used punctuation marks: the comma, the period, and the question mark. However, many people do not use the semicolon, colon, hyphen, parentheses, bracket, ellipsis, and slash when typing as much as they do with other punctuation marks. One reason could be not knowing when to use these less…

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Putting love into action on Valentine’s Day

In this time of a seemingly endless pandemic, Valentine’s Day is sure to be different for many of us. Those who are couples may miss out on traditional dinners, romantic getaways, and other similar expressions of their undying affection. But what if there was an easy and heartfelt way for all of us, singles and…

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Cool Halloween costume ideas for teachers

Many schools incorporate special activities into the curriculum in late October for Halloween fun. Whether it’s a costume parade in the hallway, a fall festival, or a Halloween party, teachers should join in the costume fun together with their students. But sometimes coming up with a great costume idea that fits a teacher’s budget will…