Post Tagged with: "teens"

Student-Run Mentorship Program Aims To Empower Young Girls To Pursue STEMM Interests

Student-Run Mentorship Program Aims To Empower Young Girls To Pursue STEMM Interests

When it comes to the gender gap in STEM (science, tech, engineering, and math), it widens the more you look at older age groups. There are numerous studies showing how […]

August 10, 2017 ×
How A Group Of British Teens Helped Change Policy Around Sex Education In Schools

How A Group Of British Teens Helped Change Policy Around Sex Education In Schools

Comprehensive sex education is always a good idea, no matter which part of the world you live in. The idea that giving youth information about bodies, relationships and fostering dialog […]

July 26, 2017 ×
New Female-Founded App, ‘Real Talk’, Set To Bring Comprehensive Sex Education To Teens

New Female-Founded App, ‘Real Talk’, Set To Bring Comprehensive Sex Education To Teens

Although it’s 2017 and America is known as “the most powerful country in the world”, there should be some major asterisks against that phrase, because in a lot of ways, […]

June 12, 2017 ×
Fashion Advertising, Consumerism & Social Media Influencers – A Lethal Combo Targeting Teens

Fashion Advertising, Consumerism & Social Media Influencers – A Lethal Combo Targeting Teens

By Jenny Park It’s not an undisclosed matter that more than the majority of marketing departments now capitalize on teenagers niche to boost sales and brand reputation. It comes from […]

May 31, 2017 ×
Teen Activists In Bangladesh Working To Prevent Child Marriage Through An Org. Funded By UNICEF

Teen Activists In Bangladesh Working To Prevent Child Marriage Through An Org. Funded By UNICEF

On February 27 of this year, the Bangladesh parliament approved the passage of a new law which shocked many human rights organizations an activists who are working to end the […]

May 22, 2017 ×
This Mother’s Day Is An Important Reminder Why Moms Need to Validate Their Children’s Courage

This Mother’s Day Is An Important Reminder Why Moms Need to Validate Their Children’s Courage

By Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert Angela Cortez’s sixteen-year-old daughter had an eye-opening experience when her mom mustered her courage to share that when Chantal was a little girl […]

May 12, 2017 ×
Teen Author Anna Caltabiano Started Writing For A Bet, Ended Up Landing A Major Publishing Deal

Teen Author Anna Caltabiano Started Writing For A Bet, Ended Up Landing A Major Publishing Deal

It’s always interesting to us that when you look at some of the biggest young adult fiction series marketed to teens in the world today, the majority of them may […]

August 19, 2015 ×
Our Interview With ‘Everyone Is Gay’ Founder Danielle Owens-Reid Will Make You A Better LGBTQ Ally

Our Interview With ‘Everyone Is Gay’ Founder Danielle Owens-Reid Will Make You A Better LGBTQ Ally

In 2014 we started an event series called ‘The F Word Event’ held in Los Angeles in conjunction with Sarah Moshman, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker of The Empowerment Project. We teamed […]

June 25, 2015 ×
These Women Are Teaching A Ground-Breaking Sexuality Curriculum In Schools & Churches

These Women Are Teaching A Ground-Breaking Sexuality Curriculum In Schools & Churches

In 2014 we started an event series called ‘The F Word Event’ held in Los Angeles in conjunction with Sarah Moshman, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker of The Empowerment Project. We teamed […]

June 16, 2015 ×
I Inherited My Mother’s Insecurities So I Started A Body Positive Org. For Girls To Break The Cycle

I Inherited My Mother’s Insecurities So I Started A Body Positive Org. For Girls To Break The Cycle

By Christina Verzijl I live in the wonderfully eclectic and exceptionally warm city of San Antonio, Texas where I run a positive body positive program called Body Project 4 High […]

June 12, 2015 ×
SLUT DIARIES: A Male Teenager Explains Why He Calls Himself A Feminist

SLUT DIARIES: A Male Teenager Explains Why He Calls Himself A Feminist

Since 2012, a community of teen girls in NYC has been leading the charge to end slut shaming and transform rape culture through theater, writing, and youth-lead activism. The girls, […]

March 13, 2015 ×
SLUT DIARIES: “Does He Even Know What THOT Means?” Why Words Matter.

SLUT DIARIES: “Does He Even Know What THOT Means?” Why Words Matter.

Since 2012, a community of teen girls in NYC has been leading the charge to end slut shaming and transform rape culture through theater, writing, and youth-lead activism. The girls, […]

March 4, 2015 ×
‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

‘Mean Girls’ + Social Media = New Novel ‘Populatti’ By Jackie Nastri Bardenwerper

We all remember the movie ‘Mean Girls’ starring Lindsay Lohan as an outcast who tries to fit in with a female clique by changing herself and covering up her past. […]

January 2, 2015 ×
Teenage Girl Revolutionizing E-Commerce Thanks To MIT Launch Initiative

Teenage Girl Revolutionizing E-Commerce Thanks To MIT Launch Initiative

By Emma Kirst Who doesn’t want to change the world? I have always been told that I would have the opportunity to change the world eventually. Even at 16, the […]

September 4, 2014 ×
WEEKLY WRAP UP: How I Turned An Eating Disorder Into My Inspiration

WEEKLY WRAP UP: How I Turned An Eating Disorder Into My Inspiration

Eating disorders are the biggest killer out of all mental illnesses. That is a scary fact. And if you are aware of how common depression and anxiety are, then it […]

August 23, 2014 ×