Two teens had unexpected pregnancies. However, their outcomes turned out very differently. This is their story.
Darnella isn’t a professional journalist. However, her journalistic action has had as much impact as any.
Verda Tetteh said she decided to use the scholarship money to help anyone who attends community college, like her mother whose community college education has been so helpful to her.
For every parent who died, a (teen) child has been bereaved. For every teacher who died, a (teen) child has lost a shining light.
Informing, educating and empowering parents and teachers on how to have the hard conversations with teens about mental health, bullying, abuse and substances is a crucial step to preventing teen suicide.
A father draws from his son’s suicide to help other parents and caregivers understand how to support struggling teens.
Furthering the push for inclusion of apprenticeships in Nigeria’s education and workforce development frameworks, catch up with these youngsters who are learning and working to support themselves and their families.
Mgbahurike says he wants to eventually use computer science to create a sustainable technology to protect the environment.
For many African teenagers, the realities in their immediate societies constantly give them reasons to doubt that education will secure their futures. So they focus on escaping to Europe.
Eniola’s story is one of making lemonade when life throws lemons at you and finding lessons from each loss.