Tag : Current Events

teens respond to terrorism

Inside the Teen World: Teens Respond to Terrorism

Students react candidly to acts of terrorism in another country. Continue reading

0 Comments / 865 View / November 18, 2015

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Sandy Hook

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Sandy Hook

Even in a dark world, a light of hope shines. Continue reading

0 Comments / 26 View / December 21, 2012

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Occupy Wall Street

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Occupy Wall Street

Our current economy has left many struggling and increasingly frustrated. Recently many of them have gotten a new voice through the Occupy Wall Street protests. Continue reading

0 Comments / 16 View / November 1, 2011

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Information Gaps

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: Information Gaps

news and information is transitioning from being static and universal to more varied and self-selecting, causing some teens and even adults to have large gaps of information. Continue reading

0 Comments / 24 View / June 21, 2011

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: BP PR

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: BP PR

For over two months this summer, between 35,000 and 60,000 barrels of oil a day leaked from a broken well in the Gulf of Mexico. This catastrophic oil spill has caused untold damage to wildlife, fishermen, tourism, and all living…

0 Comments / 13 View / August 5, 2010

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: American Girls

Snark, Crackle, Pop Culture: American Girls

There has been uproar in the media and blogging community about the recent release of Gwen Thompson, Mattel’s newest American Girl doll.¬†Like all the other American Girl dolls, Gwen has a story line. Gwen is homeless.¬†After she and her mother…

0 Comments / 16 View / October 26, 2009