In reimagined libraries, school and public libraries are community-based institutions teens can rely on to support them in pursuing expanded opportunities and in developing skills that will help them succeed today and in the future. They are places teens want to spend time with friends, mentors or coaches, and connect to experts to explore and become better at what most interests them. Libraries, as the focal point for formal and informal learning, become the place for teens to become what they want to be and need to be! The infographic below provides an overview and description of specific outcomes teens gain when library services are reimagined with and for teens. In addition to highlighting teen outcomes, the graphic provides concrete strategies library staff can use to contribute to teen growth in six target areas. Use this graphic as a jumping off point to reimagine your own services for and with teens, and to communicate with stakeholders in your community how libraries can put teens first.
Wallis Schriver, whose stage name is simply Wallis, released her debut single on Dec. The young talent collaborated on the song with her dad, Gene Schriver, writing and recording the entire song last month as a way to channel their thoughts and feelings about the pandemic. Her younger sisters, Maren, 13, and Soleil, 10, accompanied her on the song to harmonize, making it a full family affair. I could kind of get a sense of this feeling of doom. Schriver, who has been playing music since she was a kid after getting involved in community theater, said that she and her musical family have worked on songs together before, but this year, they couldn't stop talking about ideas for a Christmas tune. The teen hopes that while this song captures how everyone is feeling during the pandemic, it will still live on for Christmases to come. After going viral on Reddit and getting shared across Ellen DeGeneres' social channels , the video, filmed entirely on her dad's iPhone, has racked up , views on YouTube and over 5, plays on Spotify in less than two weeks.
Chelsea Houska may be done with Teen Mom, but she will never be gone from our hearts -- or those of her castmates. She recently shared some adorable photos of newborn baby Walker. It has been months since Kailyn Lowry publicly accused Javi of trying to bone her again.
The Teen Titans are a group of teenage heroes who keep the world safe from the clutches of evil. The main group of the Titans comprises of the founding members, although there are two other teams located on the eastern and western sides of America. They are in charge of protecting their respective areas.