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* From the Philadelphia Inquirer

As a student at Central High School, Andre Pak felt like it wasn’t possible to talk honestly about his feelings and emotions with his peers in a supportive environment. So during his senior year, he joined Creative Resilient Youth (CRY), a collective of 10 teens who use art to address the gaps in mental health dialogues at schools in the Philadelphia area. What resulted was a youth podcast that has discussed stigma surrounding antidepressants and antianxiety medications, as well as nonconfrontational approaches to start talking about mental health with parents.


Encounter Youth is a charitable organization in Australia that supports young people who want to make a positive difference in the world. As part of their "You Got This" initiative, their team has compiled this page of print and video resources to help you learn how to build your resilience skills.


Meet the teen who has carried out a random act of kindness EVERY day since the start of the pandemic—helping more than 2,000 people and raising over $53,000.


You may know him from his role in the Broadway hit, "Dear Evan Hansen", or from his work in "Hamilton". Theater, film, and television actor, Jordan Fisher speaks about perseverance, his love of Broadway and acting, and the importance of "finding your why". To learn more about "finding your why", CLICK HERE.


Psssttt.... guess what?? You may not have been aware of this, but COLLEGE IS EXPENSIVE!! BUT, even as college becomes increasingly unaffordable for many students and their families, believe it or not, it is still possible to graduate owing next to nothing. Read this article to learn about nine tuition-free colleges.