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How one newspaper is helping kids during a teen suicide epidemic

During the past several years, my colleagues at the Deseret News have researched, reported, and highlighted the challenges of America’s growing suicide and opioid epidemic.  Like many journalists around the country, we discovered that the gut-wrenching stories of promising lives ended in tragedy were all too common. In our state, it was particularly severe: between...CONTINUE READING
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The case for having a ‘finsta’ as an adult

This is You Won’t Regret It, a new weekly column featuring recommendations, tips, and unsolicited advice from the Mashable culture team. Perhaps you’re familiar with “finstas,” the secondary Instagram accounts used primarily by Teens™ to post photos they don’t want to share on their primary accounts. (The word “finsta” is a portmanteau of “fake” and...CONTINUE READING
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5 tips to help manage your back-to-school mental health

If you’re headed back to school, chances are you’ve already made at least one checklist. Got your schedule? Check. What about your supplies? Check. Talked with friends about which classes you have together? Bet you checked that one more than once.  But there’s something likely missing from your list, and it might be the most...CONTINUE READING
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To win back teens, Facebook launched a website

Facebook has launched a “youth portal” for “teens” featuring things “teens” like such as dancing emoji, social justice, and “blog posts.” The company intends for the portal to serve as a youth resource — with a hefty dose of safety tips — so that they can “have a great experience” on Facebook. Experiences that teens...CONTINUE READING
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Barack Obama pens heartfelt ‘Time 100’ profile for Parkland teens

Barack Obama is showing some serious love for the Parkland teens. On Thursday, Time revealed its 2018 list of the 100 most influential people in the world, and the former U.S. president penned a special profile to honor survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. After the mass shooting killed 17 people at Marjory...CONTINUE READING
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Studious teens find out that doing their homework on YouTube can make them go viral

When 18-year-old Jade Bowler first turned to YouTube for studying advice two years ago, the best tips she could find told her to get hold of “aesthetic highlighters,” and to light a candle for her study space. Turns out that advice wasn’t actually so helpful.  Two years on, Jade’s combining A Level revision with her...CONTINUE READING
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Student brings record player to exam to get around phone ban, aces the test

Sometimes you just really need to rock out to your favourite album.  And, even a cell phone ban didn’t deter this student from finding a way to listen to Kanye during his physics midterm exam.  SEE ALSO: Professor dons ‘Iron Man’ mask to hide his expression from students while grading papers Eric Saueracker, a teacher...CONTINUE READING
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As adult survivors join #MeToo, children listen — and confront their own abuse

Gemma Serrano, a 19-year-old college student, took notice last fall as female celebrities accused Harvey Weinstein of being a serial sexual predator. She paid attention when Reese Witherspoon recounted being sexually assaulted by a director at 16 years old. She watched intently as young women recently lined up, one after the other, to give searing...CONTINUE READING
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