JAMBA JUICE TO MAKE SCHOOLS A HEALTHIER PLACE

EMERYVILLE, CA — Jamba Juice announced today a new school lunch program to help schools offer their students a better-for-you beverage alternative in the school cafeteria. The Jamba Juice School Lunch Program provides schools with the ability to purchase and...

MATH TEACHER IN LITTLETON, CO, NAMED A HERO

DENVER – During emergency drills at Deer Creek Middle School in suburban Denver, math teacher David Benke always told himself and his students that, should something dire happen, he would try to protect them. So when he saw a rifleman beginning to shoot students...

TWO STUDENTS REPORTEDLY EXPELLED FOR CYBER-BULLYING

A group of South Hadley, Mass., students accused of bullying a classmate who later committed suicide won’t be returning to the community’s high school, MyFoxBoston.com reported. Superintendent Gus Sayer told The Boston Globe on Tuesday the school district...

ALL TEACHERS FIRED AT A RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL

(CNN) — A school board in Rhode Island has voted to fire all teachers at a struggling high school, a dramatic move aimed at shoring up education in a poverty-ridden school district. In a 5-2 vote Tuesday night, the board approved the plan by Frances Gallo,...

THE WERKLUND FOUNDATION SUPPORTS TEEN TRUTH

Calgary, AB – As many of you may already know, the Werklund Foundation is very passionate about leadership education and the multitude of benefits it brings to our communities and our young people, one of those benefits being to drastically reduce the amount of...

TEEN TRUTH: INSIGHT – NO GANGS, NO FIGHTS

TEEN TRUTH: INSIGHT – Listen to this TEEN TRUTH expert discuss how he worked to change the culture of his school, virtually ridding it of gang activity and violent issues. True inspiration for any educator that needs insight into how to enhance the culture of...

TEEN TRUTH MADE ME THINK

Hey its Darian im not sure if you remember me or not, but i just wanted to say the assembly you held at my school was intense and life changing. The video was eye opening in my own opinion. Most kids enjoyed it from my point of view and it really made me think about...

SCHOOL SHOOTING NEAR COLUMBINE

LITTLETON, Colo. – The gunman was walking through a middle school parking lot and taking shots at students with a hunting rifle as terrified teenagers ran for their lives. He had just wounded two students and seemed ready to unleash more violence when a math teacher...

BEDA ANNOUNCES ENDORSEMENT OF TEEN TRUTH

Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) Endorses TEEN TRUTH Film on Body Image for its 2010 Annual Conference Binge eating disorder affects three times more people than anorexia and bulimia combined, but millions of sufferers are currently unaware that their...

TACKLING THE SCHOOL BULLY

You may not remember the name of your third grade teacher, but you probably remember the name of the third grade bully. Not so long ago, a teacher’s standard response to school bullying was “sticks and stones may break your bones, but words may never hurt...

TEEN TRUTH: VOICES – TEACHERS SUCK

TEEN TRUTH: VOICES – Listen to this TEEN TRUTH Tribe Member discuss how she thinks teachers aren’t really teaching, because they are just interested in the process, they are not interested in teaching students how to learn, they are just interested in...

WILL C. WOOD HIGH GETS SOME “TRUTH”

Vacaville, CA – Filmmaker JC Pohl talks to students at Will C. Wood High School about bullying and school violence. (Ryan Chalk / The Reporter) Will C. Wood High School students in Vacaville got a stark reminder of the effects of bullying Wednesday during a...

SPECIAL DISCOUNT OFFER

TEEN TRUTH LIVE: DRUGS & ALCOHOL SPECIAL OFFER With prom and graduation just around the corner, TEEN TRUTH wants to support your school and its safety around drug and alcohol use. For the rest of this month, we are offering the program for 20% off – a...

FEATURED FILM: OUTSIDERS

TEEN TRUTH filmmaking team, Erahm Christopher and JC Pohl, recommend the following film because it made them think. Please watch it and let us know if it made you think. OUTSIDERS Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola Novel by: S.E. Hinton Screenplay by: Kathleen Rowell...