Social & Emotional Growth: Teens
Drinking in college increases when students study abroad. Credit: Getty ImagesIn the midst of gaining cross-cultural skills, learning a foreign l...College students are getting their drink on when they study abroad, a new study shows.
High school senior student Isaiah Baiseri, who heads a gay-straight alliance group at his high school, says he started to realize he was gay when he...Experts say they are increasingly seeing evidence that middle school is the toughest time for gay youth. It's a time of intense self-discovery, but also a time when bullying and intolerance is at its peak.
Tyler Clementi, 18, a first year student at Rutgers University in New Jersey, killed himself shortly after being spied on and having footage of hims...Tweens and teens are grappling with who they are in the romantic world, so many of whom are bullied at school for being different, so many of whom remain silent about their struggles and pain.
Columbia University had the highest "sexual GPA." Credit: Getty ImagesCrazy parties, wild behavior, one-night stands, unprotected sex: This is th...Trojan wraps up study on condom use, sexual health at the nation's leading colleges and the Ivy League, Big 10 schools top the honor roll.
The Huffington Post is challenging college students to get eight hours of sleep (a night). Credit: CorbisSleep? Please. Who needs it? Isn't that ...Think Red Bull is for sissies? Nap time is for newbies? You probably won't want to enter this sleep contest.
Maybe teachers should keep their relationships with kids offline. Credit: The Canadian Press/Adrian Wyld/APLet's face it, there's a certain creep...Sorry, kids, schools don't want you to friend, poke or comment on your teachers' Facebook pages.
Oxford University is no. 2 on the list. Credit: CorbisHey, parents -- as your high schoolers start sending in their college applications, it's ti...If your kid picks one of these gorgeous colleges, you can be assured that he'll be exposed to lovely landscapes and striking architecture as he stumbles to his 8 a.m. classes.