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Webisodes and Internet TV shows are IT for teens right now. Here is one popular show called “Dorm Life”
Articles of Interest
DrugFree America: Teens Injecting Alcohol Into Fruit (an article by me!)
Vanessa’s Picks of the Week
Soar Study Skills by Susan Woodcock Kruger People often ask me about how to learn study skills and where I get a lot of my homework tips, this is a great book and CD set I have used and would recommend it to anyone looking to do some self-help for study skills with their kids.
Self-Directed Children Love this article from parenting intuitive Tara Paterson.
I was on Dr Matt Gomes Podcast, give it a listen!
Book of the Week
By Bea Fields. I have a lot of young entrepreneur readers, bloggers and business people. I love Bea Fields and her show Y Talk. Her book is fabulous for anyone in any leadership position or for young people to make a difference.
Some Interesting Links about Drugs and Alcohol:
45% of Young Drinkers Ages 12 to 14 Get Alcohol Free from Adult Family Members or Take From Home CESAR Fax
His Service Ended, but the Battles Raged On The New York Times
Awareness: 2 Questions to Identify Future Smokers The New York Times
Access Is Key to Kids’ Decision to Smoke HealthDay News
BLOG: Sex Ed For Parents—At the Office U.S. News & World Report
Taking Teenagers Out for a (Supervised) Spin The New York Times