Discover dynamic education programs and curriculum resources about the history of our city, state, and nation. The New-York Historical Society Education Division provides dynamic programming and curriculum resources for students and teachers in New York and beyond. Historical study sparks curiosity and creativity, promotes cultural understanding, and fosters an empowered citizenry to strengthen our democracy.
Achieving health equity, eliminating disparities, and improving the health of all groups is an overarching goal of Healthy People external icon. Evidence-based programs and clinical services to prevent teen pregnancy through individual behavior change are important, but research is also shedding light on the role social determinants of health play in the overall distribution of disease and health, including teen pregnancy. Inthe birth rates for Hispanic teens
In the tony town of West Ham, a fictionalized Darien or Greenwich, or wherever else one-per-centers reside, the seniors at West Ham, a local high school, are tossing footballs across the green and leaning expectantly against their luxury sports cars. They are gearing up to leave this lightly supervised bubble of privilege for a new, collegiate one. But, before the Porsches can descend on Yale and Wesleyan, school buses cart everyone at West Ham High off to the woods for a camping trip.
Liz Shannon Miller. Netflix may have built its original series initially around adults, but these days, it really loves teens — especially teens who behave badly. How, exactly, the teens ended up in this mirror universe is one question that only sort of haunts the series, as eventually the mystery behind its premise gets de-emphasized in favor of the kids discovering that their survival will require some heavy duty growing up, fast. This theoretically makes the show a microcosm for discussing philosophical issues surrounding the creation of a society like this, as well as an opportunity to explore the nature of power, as factions arise and battle is waged for control.
Poets via Post: Advice to Young Poets. We asked a number of noted contemporary poets to deliver a piece of advice for younger poets. They sent in their advice on decorated postcards.
If school starts later in the morning, teenagers are more ready to learn. In a new study, students wore wrist activity trackers that pinpointed when they fell asleep and woke up. The results confirmed the benefit of later start times.
For boys and girls, day-to-day experiences and future aspirations vary in key ways. Concern about mental health cuts across gender, racial and socio-economic lines, with roughly equal shares of teens across demographic groups saying it is a significant issue in their community. Fewer teens, though still substantial shares, voice concern over bullying, drug addiction and alcohol consumption.
A concoction of hormonal impulses and moral dilemmas, it can be daffy and even a little dumb, but it has some thematic ambition, a talented cast, eventful episodes and a core mystery that may keep you hanging on through its episode first season, even when you know the answers will be less interesting than the questions. We are in West Ham, Conn. The smell is gone too. Being teenagers without supervision, the first thing they do — before they realize they are perhaps permanently on their own — is throw a party.
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Teens can make a BIG difference in the lives of homeless animals and the Humane Society of Broward County wants to invite you to join our mission. We offer various fun ways for teens to earn Service Learning Hours for school:. Any student is welcome to do a donation drive or a Personal Campaign to earn service hours.