adolescence


More US teenagers are delaying sex

Carolyn Moynihan | 03 November 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adolescence, sexual behaviour
It's official -- figures from the US Centres for Disease Control last month confirm a 20-year drop.


A Little Love Song

Tim Golden | 01 November 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence


“I’m sorry I did not wait”

Carolyn Moynihan | 19 October 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: adolescence, sex education, sexual behaviour
Pressure and lack of self control lead teens in developing countries to regret sex, a new study shows.


A Day No Pigs Would Die

Jennifer Minicus | 07 October 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, boys, family


Kit’s Wilderness

Tim Golden | 07 September 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence


Should teens be taught how to break up nicely?

Mariette Ulrich | 12 August 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adolescence, dating, Facebook
I’m inclined to think they should first be taught basic table manners, and how to say “Please” and “Thank You” with consistency, but that would make me seem hopelessly old-fashioned.


11 Birthdays: realism with a fantasy twist

Clare Cannon | 08 August 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, fantasy, forgiveness, friendship


Banner in the Sky

Jennifer Minicus | 03 August 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, adventure, heroic boys


Princess Ben (short for Benevolence)

Clare Cannon | 01 August 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, fantasy, girls, humor, romance


Teens keep religious identity through high school

Carolyn Moynihan | 05 July 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adolescence, religion
Teenagers retain their religious identity even while they drop out of religious activities, a study of high-school students in Los Angeles has found.


A mean age for youthful sex

Carolyn Moynihan | 24 June 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: adolescence, HIVAIDS, sex education, sexual behaviour
What exactly do the studies mean when they report an average age for sexual initiation?


Divorce linked with early sex

Carolyn Moynihan | 22 June 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adolescence, divorce, sexual behaviour
Despite all the experts who scoff at teaching adolescents to “wait” for sex, many do. Now a study (based on data from the same survey) shows how important that is in later life.


Moon Over Manifest

Jennifer Minicus | 06 May 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, boys, girls, historical fiction, Newbery Award, prejudice, war


The Double Life of Cassiel Roadnight

Clare Cannon | 15 April 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, boys, heroic boys, mystery, young adult


As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth

Clare Cannon | 08 April 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, adventure, boys, heroic boys, humor


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