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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 September, 2010

Princess Aiko, the eight-year-old granddaughter of the Japanese Emperor AkIhito, has refused to go to school at the start of the new term after allegedly being bullied by other pupils six months ago. The princess shunned the opening ceremony of Japan’s elite Gakushuin Primary School where she is a third-year elementary pupil after six months …

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TEEN TRUTH: VOICES – Watch this TEEN TRUTH Tribe Member speak the importance of knowing your family background. Sometimes the joy of discovery and a little knowledge of the past can go a long way in telling us who we are.

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Bullying can come in many forms, according to a 20-minute film being shown to high school students in the Murrieta Valley Unified School District this week. The documentary “Teen Truth Live” is a glimpse into the causes of school violence and how teens deal with pressure from parents, teachers and peers. It points out that …

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Standing in the coldness, I overheard my mother talking to Coach Sandy about “Special Olympics” and “out of the ordinary.” I thought, “What are they talking about?” but I just kept lacing up my skates, pretending I wasn’t listening. I couldn’t wait for my blades to touch the ice! That’s when life is magical. I …

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HOOSIERS Directed by: Beth Delacour David Anspaugh Written by: Angelo Pizzo Based on a true story, this moving film follows the trials and tribulations of a small-town basketball team as they transform from a group of undisciplined players to state championship contenders. From the disbelievers who stand in their way, to the support they find …

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“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing” – Mother Teresa Have you ever noticed how easy it is for people to be grim verses grateful in the world? A face never lies. Most people are afraid to show good feelings towards one …

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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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Teen Truth Report

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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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