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Why Random Roomies Aren't So Bad

This article was written by a teen reporter from The Mash, a weekly publication distributed to Chicagoland high schools. By Steffie Drucker, Univer...

High School Life Lessons

Posted 07.18.2013 | Teen

"The Trending 20" is a regular series where we round up interesting, informative and hilarious tweets from worldwide Twitter trending topics, fueled b...

What Do You Want to Be?

Rachel Yee | Posted 09.13.2013 | Teen
Rachel Yee

What do you want to be when you grow up? As a child, I would have most likely said, "A princess!" Now I know that is very unlikely.

The 7 Biggest Misconceptions About High School

Posted 07.13.2013 | Teen

Thanks to cheesy movies and cliche pop songs (love you Taylor Swift!), we all had our ideas about what high school was supposed to be like before we g...

The Pros And Cons Of AP Classes

| Posted 07.11.2013 | Teen

By Sydney Nolan Remember kindergarten, when your only choice was whether you wanted apple or grape juice during snack time? Well, the further you g...

7 Things No One Tells You About Your First Job

tv | Posted 07.10.2013 | Teen

By Elisa Mala Every job comes with its ups, downs, and growing pains. And however confident the girl in the cubicle next to you seems, trust us: Sh...

Teen's Heartbreaking Speech On What It's Like To Live With Depression (VIDEO)

Posted 07.10.2013 | Teen

If someone in your life suffers from depression, you need to watch this video. If you don't think anyone in your life suffers from depression, you nee...

Teenager Posts Of The Week!

Posted 07.07.2013 | Teen

If you've ever wanted to explain to an adult what it's actually like to live inside the brain of a teenager... there's a Tumblr for that. Click throug...

Why Sailing is One of My Favorite Pastimes

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 09.06.2013 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

Sailing involves so much more than just understanding how a boat uses the wind to move through water. Sailing requires a certain appreciation for your surroundings and environment.

3 Great Reasons To Take A Gap Year (And 3 Terrible Ones)

| Posted 07.05.2013 | Teen

By Gillian Katz For some students, the progression from high school directly into college life feels natural. For others, the transition is more un...

Awesome Kids Become Celeb Grammar Cops

Posted 07.05.2013 | Teen

In an awesome attempt to help its students learn English, a school in Brazil named Red Balloon challenged a group of eight to 13-year-olds to play "gr...

Top Six Video Games To Play This Summer!

Devon Kerr | Posted 09.04.2013 | Teen
Devon Kerr

The sun is out. The birds are chirping. There is no school. So clearly, the most logical thing to do is sit in a dark room and play some video games!

The Most Bizarre Rules High Schools Actually Enforce

Posted 07.04.2013 | Teen

While every high school has its own special set of quirks, one characteristic every school shares is enforcing at least one rule that makes absolutely...

The Best Real-Life High School Musicals!

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 09.02.2013 | Teen

NEW YORK -- A teenager from Connecticut who sang songs from popular Broadway hits like "Newsies" and another from California who nailed the sassy tune...

Why Are We So Obsessed With The End Of The World?

Murray Rosenbaum | Posted 08.30.2013 | Teen
Murray Rosenbaum

I believe deep down, humans generally like gore and violence. Even in ancient times, men were forced to fight each other to the death for the amusement of others.

The Most & Least Useful Things You Learn In School

Posted 07.03.2013 | Teen

Will anything I learn here actually help me after I graduate? It's the ultimate question everyone asks themselves during super long, boring classes...

'I Defied The Odds'

| Posted 06.28.2013 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Teenink.com. I can't complain. I can't complain because I'm alive and walking, and that's more t...

9 Ways To Stay Productive The Summer Before College

| Posted 06.28.2013 | Teen

By Jessica Salerno Summer is all about eating ice cream, laying out, and goofing off with your friends as much as possible, right? Well, you might ...

Joy Resmovits

Why Aren't High School Kids Learning?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

Despite the popular hand-wringing over America's schools, younger students are actually performing at significantly higher levels in reading and math ...

5 Teens Who Kicked Butt On Social Media (VIDEO)

Posted 06.26.2013 | Teen

HuffPost Teen blogger Patrick Mott wrote in his latest post: "Our social networks can tell a story about us and, if you're like me, you want to make s...

I've Finally Learned What 'Family' Means

| Posted 06.21.2013 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Represent Magazine, a platform for and by young people in foster care. Represent is published by Yo...

Trying To Understand Why My Mom Abandoned Me

| Posted 06.20.2013 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Represent Magazine, a platform for and by young people in foster care. Represent is published by Yo...

15 Things You SHOULDN'T Do If You're Entering College

Posted 06.20.2013 | Teen

Graduating high school seniors: by now, you've probably talked with advisors, teachers, campus tour guides and gone through stacks of college-related ...

Teens Invent Awesome Super-Cheap Phone Charger (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 06.17.2013 | Teen

When high schoolers David Wilkins, Jose Angel Acosta and Julian Sanchez were on a class trip, they needed to charge their cell phones -- but the schoo...

Maybe it's Time to Fall Out of Love...

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 08.15.2013 | Teen
Alexis Jane Torre

Falling out of love is never easy, even when it's with someone that you know is wrong for you. But, I think falling out of love can be just as good as falling in love.