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TEEN TRUTH: DIFFERENCE MAKER SUMMIT


PURPOSE. Over the past eight years we have realized that many students participating in campus leadership assume that their mere association in leadership makes them an effective leader. We developed the TEEN TRUTH: DIFFERENCE MAKER SUMMIT (TT: …

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ASCIP Provides $2,000 Grants to Southern California Schools!


We are excited to announce the launch of a new initiative from the Alliance of Schools for Cooperative Insurance Programs (ASCIP) to provide a limited number of $2,000 Grants to bring TEEN TRUTH programs to …

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TEEN TRUTH: INSIGHT - Parents & Teens Online


A recent Pew Research Center report revealed that 50 percent of all parents claim to use parental controls to monitor the Internet use of their children. Although no one wants their parents monitoring every single …

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TT: Drugs and Alcohol - Buy the Film on Amazon!


Due to popular demand the TT films are now available on Amazon.com's Createspace! This is a first time limited release of our films, and we are so excited that they are now available via DVD to …

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TT: Body Image and Self Esteem - Buy it on Amazon!


Due to popular demand the TT films are now available on Amazon.com's Createspace! This is a first time limited release of our films, and we are so excited that they are now available via DVD to …

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TT: Bully and School Violence - Buy It on Amazon!


Due to popular demand the TT films are now available on Amazon.com's Createspace! This is a first time limited release of our films, and we are so excited that they are now available via DVD to …

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TRUTH REPORT: The Year in Review - Being the Difference


by Sarah McGowan, TT Report Writer and Producer Now in its sixth year, Teen Truth has touched over 4.5 million lives with our multi-media presentations, student-shot films, custom programs and our book, Teen Truth: Why Youth …

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Archive for July, 2010

View more news videos at: http://www.nbcsandiego.com/video.The Iris Auxiliary has been quietly funding project that helps emotionally troubled kids just be kids. Source: Helping Hundreds of Children Every Year | NBC San Diego

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Everybody liked Jesse Graham. Easy with a smile, he was a prankster, a joker and a music lover with a taste so eclectic it stretched from hip hop to the geezer bands in his dad’s record collection. He made friends easily and was unwaveringly loyal to those close to him. At the Perth McDonald’s where …

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TEEN TRUTH: INSIGHT – Listen to a TEEN TRUTH Expert explain how she created a fitness/activity challenge between the local schools in her district. We thought this was an extremely innovative idea to help enhance school culture, as well as increase activity and health awareness. Maybe you can try it at your school!

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2010 CLIENT APPRECIATION WINNER TEEN TRUTH congratulates this year’s client appreciation winner! This year’s winner is PATTI FORRESTER of Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School in Moraga, CA! Patti was one of the many educators who returned our TEEN TRUTH 2009-2010 Client Survey Form. She was randomly selected to win a free iPod Shuffle! CONGRATS TO PATTI …

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“Life is too short to wait to live” – Unknown If you could create your ideal life, what would it look like? It’s a question that many of us don’t take too much time to think about. We’re so busy with our daily lives that we rarely give ourselves the chance to really imagine in …

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“You Have the Power!” My name is Liza Aunkst, age 14 from Benedict, Nebraska. I am a freshman in high school. I want to tell you now, being a freshman in high school is not all that beautiful. It kind of stinks sometimes. I’ve been called “stupid” by seniors. I’m not stupid. I’m actually pretty …

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The TEEN TRUTH filmmaking team, Erahm Christopher and JC Pohl, recommend the following film because it made them think – HALF NELSON – Directed by: Ryan Fleck Screenplay by: Ryan Fleck & Anna Boden This powerful film tells the story of an inner-city teacher who strives to inspire his students in the classroom while hiding …

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Teen Truth Film Festival

A year-round film festival providing youth the opportunity to use their creative voices to challenge and empower audiences.

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Truth About Nothing

Check out TEEN TRUTH's first feature film responding to the apathy and negativity that is destroying school communities.

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