Tuesday, January 17, 2012

I'm human

This video was made by a group of middle and high school students in Alabama. Surprising and beautiful.

I am human video

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Teen Scientists

Three teenage winners of the Google Science Fair discuss their work

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Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Good news about teens online

According to new research, most teens report that their peers are mostly kind to each other online. Do you agree?
Read more here:
Dallas News/Pew Internet Study

Friday, January 6, 2012

Blogging helps teens develop self esteem

“Social support is known to be a major factor in helping people cope with emotional difficulties,” said study co-author Azy Barak, a professor of psychology at the University of Haifa in Israel. “The blogging participants received lots of encouraging messages, ideas, and advice – and very important messages showing that there are people who care for them. These types of messages have very positive support to people in distress, in addition to the very expressive writing experience they went through.”

Read more about this study here.