This toolkit provides practical information about helping kids make safe, responsible decisions when they're online. It includes tips for parents and kids, videos, presentations, and other resources to help you teach online safety in your community
New Christian Books Online Magazine is holding Where’s Zack? A Summer Reading Quest during the month of June, 2013. The quest features several short stories and articles about Zack’s family vacation, including pertinent information about their vacation destinations and modes of travel. The articles will run sporadically during the month; readers will be asked to chose from among several multiple choice answers by June 30.
Teen Ink is a national teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos and forums. If you're between 13 and 19, Teen Ink offers you the opportunity to publish your creative work and opinions on the issues that affect your life. Teen Ink magazine offers some of the most thoughtful and creative work generated by teens and has the largest distribution of any publication of its kind.
Fun Stuff for Teens
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Find good books and graphic novels:
- Manga worth reading
- Young Readers’ Choice Award Nominees for 2011
- Young Adult Library Services Association Booklists (YALSA)
- Reading Rants!
- Guys Read
Helpful Links and Info:
College / Financial Aid
- About.com's College Admissions Net Links
- Student Now
- Free Scholarship and College Searches, & Financial Aid Tools
- Yahoo! Education - Financial Aid - College Aid Offices
- Students.gov - Easy way to find federal services or info
- Student Loan Debt Calculator
Choosing a College
- US News & World Report Best Colleges
- Idaho Colleges & Universities
- Idaho Electronic Campus
- EduTrek - colleges in Idaho
Writing a college admissions essay