Terrific Teen Tuesday – Stay Out of School!

This might just be my favorite Terrific Teen Tuesday ever. Toronto area teen Yoonseo Kang graduated high school with a spot at the prestigious Univerity of Toronto awaiting him. Instead he decided to go live on a farm in the USA learning and developing ways of building farm and factory equipment from scratch. Crazy? Possibly, but … More Terrific Teen Tuesday – Stay Out of School!

Terrific Teen Tuesday – Bully and the Bad Bad Words

Maybe you’ve all heard that a teenage Katy Butler is behind the changes in the rating for the documentary BULLY which opened in theaters recently. Originally rated R (for profanity) with a small tweak from the film-maker the film has scored a PG13 rating. What Katy and her supporters hope this means is that teenagers … More Terrific Teen Tuesday – Bully and the Bad Bad Words

Terrific Teen Tuesday – We’re All Irish Underneath

So, recovering from St Patrick’s Day I think we can all agree that there’s a bit of the Irish in everyone. And no one knows that more than this week’s terrific teen, Drew Lovejoy. Drew, who need not commit to any racial or ethnic pigeonhole as far as I’m concerned, identifies as half African American … More Terrific Teen Tuesday – We’re All Irish Underneath

Terrific Teen Tuesday: High School Student + Treatment For Cancer = WIN!

Seriously, what can I say about this awesome teen? Just out of curiosity, in grade nine, Angela Zhang started reading Post Doc level chemistry research papers. But she didn’t stop there. She wanted to try some of these things out, so she sweet talked her way into a professional research laboratory. But that wasn’t enough. … More Terrific Teen Tuesday: High School Student + Treatment For Cancer = WIN!