Teen Blogs

Most of us couldn't have predicted that one day, so much of our lives would be public. Young adults growing up in the early days of social media hadn't yet learned that posting online is like carving in stone -- that photo of you and friends celebrating spring break is mighty hard to erase.
Bigger Turnoff: Overconfident or Insecurity? We all have our flaws but with this data we now know it'll be best to work on
Almost four years ago, when I got the idea for SLAP'D, Surviving Life After A Parent Dies, it was with the relatively clear cut hope of creating an organization that would help teens who had lost a parent.
Falling for the Couple Switch      Wow! Voters were pretty split on this one, but Caleb and Spencer won everyone over this
Of course, Backer did not succeed without his fair share of obstacles. Throughout his prominent career, he had to deal with
I attended an interview with Nancy Jo Sales about her book American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers
Declaring that some thoughts, phrases, and actions are 'correct' while others are not is creating an ever-tightening noose
The big questions to ask here- How prepared are the children? And, how prepared are the parents? What is the right time? How
However, in no other case is this lack of moral discrimination so glaringly apparent than with the TV show Lucifer, a Fox
Being a teen girl, I see the impact that the media has on my friends and a lot of girls' self-confidence. We feel fat, jealous and sad because of the disgusting marketing tools companies use to show us drop-dead "gorgeous" women.
I suppose being the heterosexual, teenage son of a gay father puts me in a somewhat unique community of which I am both happy and proud to be a part. Yet, I believe my role within that community is actually to guide those outside of it.
Transphobia is not what we should be teaching at our schools. Instead, we should be preaching and practicing tolerance and acceptance. Remember that transgender students are not lying, they are not dangerous, they are not tools for your bigotry.
As soon as he got that acceptance letter, I knew my life was about to change forever. My two best friends were actually leaving me. I was the last bird in the nest.
Why wait until someday to follow your dreams? Today is a great day to start living your life and following your passions.
After our first field trip, the kids really bonded with me for only one reason really. I could pick them up. They all took turns on my shoulders as I ran around, or just piling on top of me to keep me from standing.
The debate on school uniforms and dress codes is intensifying as many parents and educators are increasingly concerned about the trend toward inappropriate dress in schools.
Frequently asked question by family, friends and yes even strangers during senior year.
Study distractions now consist of scrolling back to 2008 on an upperclassman's timeline or dubbing some guy's shirtless vacation pics as "thirst trap." I'm no exception, but the endless vortex of Facebook data didn't seem like the best place to start, because it never stops.
Even though I loved high school, I wouldn't go back and do it again. Don't get me wrong -- I had a lot of great times and great memories, but there were also many days I spent stressing over the littlest things.
A Wildlife Warrior is someone who stands up and speaks for those who cannot speak for themselves. Protecting our world for the generations to come. Being a Wildlife Warrior is not just a title; it describes who you are and your attitude.