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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 August, 2010

I recently spoke at a Student Leadership Camp that took place on the University of California at Santa Barbara campus. This event was very special because about eighteen years earlier I attended the same camp as student government member! As I spoke to the 1,500 student leaders I began to think about what the definition …

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With the new school year approaching, I have started preparing to get back out on the road and do what I love to do – empower students to tell their TRUTHS and rise up to overcome the problems that they face every day. As part of this preparation I recently read Drew Brees’ new book …

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TEEN TRUTH: INSPIRATION – Meet a few TEEN TRUTH Tribe Members that are working with the Special Olympics to team up and mentor young athletes. Sometimes being someones support or making that positive connection in life can make your life feel so much more relevant.

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TEEN TRUTH LIVE: INSIGHT – A TEEN TRUTH Expert gives insight into a few new and innovative programs that their middle school is doing on campus to encourage a positive school culture. If you need a few ideas for school wide curriculum that you can use to keep a positive message all year long…This INSIGHT …

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Written by: Ethan J. Skolnick, Sun Sentinel Columnist Published by: Sun Sentinel He’s made his mark in the NFL by multitasking: running, blocking, catching, even passing in a pinch. But Ronnie Brown actually displayed his versatility long before, as a kid in Cartersville, Ga., by pulling an even more difficult double. “I never really made …

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MUSIC WITHIN Directed by: Steven Sawalich Screenplay by: Bret McKinney, Mark Andrew Olsen and Kelley Kennemer Based on a true story, this powerful film follows Vietnam veteran Richard Pimentel as he struggles to cope with a disabling injury he suffers in battle. Troubled by a society that condones discrimination against people with disabilities, Pimentel forms …

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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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