New Worry: Teens Starting Online Rumors … About Themselves!
I read that a New Zealand teen who was driven to suicide by apparent abuse on Facebook posted the bullying comments herself. Micaela Pinkerton-Stothers took her own life in July ... Read More >>
Teens Go “Pharming.” Clearly We Aren’t Talking About Crops.
As a parent, you probably know that your teen or tween is almost constantly connected to technology and may not always be using this technology for good reasons. There certainly can be ... Read More >>
Secret Lives of Teens…
Eboni, 14 years, Florida. I can still remember the look on your face as you received that phone call. By the time I saw your tears I knew what had happened. ... Read More >>
3 Ways Teens Use Technology to Fuel Eating Disorders
Eating disorders are a major health problem in the United States. More than eight million Americans suffer from an eating disorder, and 90 percent of these are teens and young women ... Read More >>
Teens and Online Reputation: What Does it Mean to Your College Scholarship
We are becoming a broken record as we try to explain to our kids what they post online can potentially affect their future. The Internet is a wonderful educational tool but ... Read More >>