CDC's National Youth Risk Behavior Survey revealed that fewer teens do sex and drugs but many have persistent feelings of hopeless and sadness. What are the signs of teen depression?
Healthy Living/Wellness June 15, 2018
The U.S. FDA has considered vaping among high school students a growing epidemic and national concern. At least 1.7 million students are smoking e-cigarettes, and more are getting addicted to combustible nicotine products.
Public Health April 7, 2018
A teen from Indiana, Raven Osborne, is beating the odds as she gets her bachelor’s degree two weeks before getting her high school diploma. Here is the school program that helped her to achieve this feat.
Life & Style May 5, 2017
Saint Francis High School in Mountain View, California, poured an early investment of $15,000 for Snap Inc., the maker of Snapchat. Today the investment in Snap's IPO is worth $24 million.
Business Tech March 5, 2017
Chicago high school students needed medical care after eating marijuana-laced gummy bears. The police are still investigating this incident.
Public Health December 7, 2016
Here are the eight best apps to download to be organized and productive this school year, as well as to learn and become engaged in education.
Apps/Software August 22, 2016
Let the young ones sleep. The American Medical Association backs recommendations that classes in middle and high school should not start earlier than 8:30 a.m. to reduce sleep deprivation among teenagers.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 17, 2016
Aniya Wolf, a junior student at a Catholic high school, was kicked out of her own prom for wearing a tuxedo. Wolf, who considers herself a lesbian, got an invitation from another school and finally attended prom on May 21.
Life & Style May 23, 2016
Aniya Wolf wore a tux to prom and got thrown out for it. She received a lot of support, including an invitation from 'It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia' creator Rob McElhenney, who wanted her to appear in the show.
Life & Style May 16, 2016
'Saddened, disgusted, hurt and embarrassed.' This was how Bayan Zehlif described how she felt after she was misidentified as 'Isis Phillips' while wearing a hijab in a yearbook photo.
Life & Style May 10, 2016
The top public high schools in the United States have been named. U.S. News has released the list, which shows that Texas-based School for the Talented and Gifted nabbed first place.
Society April 20, 2016
A new study from Australia showed that women’s underrepresentation in high-paying IT and engineering jobs – which likely plays a role in the gender wage gap – could be partly attributed to high school subject choices. On average, girls tended to not choose STEM subjects in high school.
Society March 10, 2016
A teenage wrestler in California said he contracted herpes gladiatorum or mat herpes during a high school tournament. The high school senior is urging other wrestlers he's faced not to participate in the state championship this weekend in Bakersfield.
Life March 4, 2016
As cheerleading become more competitive and athletic, injuries can be more serious, researchers say. However, it is still among the safest of school sporting activities.
Life December 11, 2015
The 'DC Super Hero Girls' universe is live! Packed with an assortment of female characters, it’s helping teach young girls to empower themselves by discovering their strengths, even when the threat of high school looms.
Movies/TV Shows October 24, 2015
High school is always a weird time for anyone involved. Now, a New Hampshire high school is finding the hard way just how impressionable students can be.
Internet Culture October 16, 2015
Ahmed Mohamed built and brought a clock into school Monday, which teachers thought resembled a bomb. He was arrested and taken to juvenile detention later that day.
Gadgets September 16, 2015
NASA gave numerous high school students the opportunity to fly their science experiments to space through the SpaceX cargo mission. Unfortunately, the rocket exploded minutes after liftoff dashing the high hopes of the teens.
Space July 1, 2015
Students are flooding Instagram, Twitter and Tumblr with hilarious memes about how much they hate group projects.
Internet Culture May 18, 2015
A California high school senior's yearbook quote is going viral after many took notice on Twitter and Tumblr.
Internet Culture May 14, 2015
Southport High School students and staff in Indianapolis are believed to have been exposed to tuberculosis through a student. Testing for those directly affected will start next week.
Life April 25, 2015
According to a study, abusive relationships start sooner than anyone realizes, with 20 percent of female high school students experiencing some form of teen dating violence.
Life March 3, 2015
Michelle Obama tackles comedy again to help battle obesity in the U.S.. The first lady is featured in a new ‘Funny or Die’ video for a fake movie trailer about junk food zombie students who need a healthy heroine.
Movies/TV Shows September 3, 2014
Concussions and traumatic brain injuries from sports are incredibly dangerous, especially in high school athletes. A recent study says that where the concussion occurs though, is not as important.
Life August 11, 2014