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  • All About Adolescent Literacy
    Love to write? This site has information on writing contests and how you can submit your work.
  • Alliance for Young Artists and Writers
    This is a prestigious organization that recognizes writers and artists in grades 7-12.
  • Write Push
    Information on the Push Novel Writing Contest for writers in grades 7-12.
  • Teen Ink
    Submit your own work or read works by other teens on the website for TeenInk literary magazine.
  • Teen Central
    Stories about being a teen written by teens.


  • College Board
    Information on the SAT and AP exams.
    Information on applying for student financial aid.
  • Khan Academy
    A college readiness partnership with College Board and Khan Academy: Official SAT Practice.
  • Peterson’s College Search
    General information on different colleges and how to apply.



Drugs and Alcohol:

  • Above the Influence
    Videos, quizzes and forums to help teens learn about and cope with drug and alcohol abuse.
  • Alanon and Alateen
    National website for the family and friends of alcoholics.

General Health:

  • Girl’s Health
    Maintained by the Office on Women’s Health, this site provides information for girls between the ages of 10 and 16.
  • Go Ask Alice!
    Need honest answers? Go Ask Alice, a question and answer resource produced by Columbia University.
  • Spark Teens
    Do you want help and motivation to eat right and get fit? Spark Teens might be right for you!

Mental Health:

  • Teen Mental Health
    Want to know why you feel the way you do? This site helps you understand what’s going on.

Sex and Sexuality:

  • Go Ask Alice!
    Go here for real questions & answers about sex, sexual health, and relationships from a team at Columbia University.

Planned Parenthood:

  • Amagansett Planned Parenthood Center
    offers services relating to sexual health, including pregnancy and contraception as well as sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Planned Parenthood’s Info for Teens
    Sponsored by the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, this site covers an amazing amount of information including birth control, sexual questions, abortion, pregnancy, all specifically geared for teens.
  • Sex etc.
    “Sex etc.” is for teens, by teens-about the things that you want to know.



  • All Music
    Information on your favorite type of music, artist and much more.
  • Pandora Internet Radio
    Pandora Internet radio lets you create your own playlist and discover new music for free.



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