Call for Submissions: Back to School – Out in the Halls

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Jr. high, high school, college, trade school, any school can be challenging for gay, bi, trans*, and queer folk. We want to hear your stories and advice.

What Made Him Become the Drunkest Guy in the Room

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Years of bullying made Matt Cain look for a way to be accepted. It took many more years for him to realize what happened.

10 Things You Never Knew About Condoms

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This is shocking.

Boy Meets Girl, Girl Meets Harassment, Boy Meets Lawsuit

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Middle and high school age boys are behaving badly. Make an effort to steer yours in the right direction.

4 Emotions You’ll Have Before Your Daughter’s First Dance

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Tor Constantino shares a father’s heart regarding a rite of passage for his oldest. Last week my oldest daughter successfully completed 8th grade and proudly declared, “Yeah, now I’m a high schooler.” In all honesty the looming specter of high school palls in comparison to what I felt two weeks ago regarding her first formal […]

Feelings are as Important as Grades to Teenagers. Can Schools Help?

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There is lot on the minds of teens other than school, grades and friends. Research shows being asked “prying” questions could make a real difference to their mental health.

I’m A Harvard Graduate and My Partner Is A High School Dropout

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Gina Florio found that this man was not only smart, but could teach her more than any man had before.

A Prom to De-Gender

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This is what happens when 6 young people stop following the rules and start being real.

Straight Teen Asks His Gay Best Friend To Prom

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It’s not the usual gay-straight alliance, but it might be the most amazing.

Life After High School for Boys

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While career selection should be done by your child, Connie K. Grier shares a few steps to make the process more youth driven.

For a Better Society, Teach Philosophy in High Schools

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Anger — in both politics and everyday life — is largely a reaction to fear, and fear can be lessened exponentially through learning philosophy.

The Principal

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RG Evans illustrates how adults can be bullied as well; and how they can come out of it triumphant.

Catching up on Your Reading

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Aaron W. Voyles discusses how the gap between what we perceive others as doing, versus what we’re doing, socializes men.

The Year I Broke Through

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High school senior and acting ace Jacob Sundlie didn’t let adversity break him. Instead, he learned to play the role of the survivor.

Why is School an Important Step in a Boy’s Life?

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Without a good education, life can be tough once a boy becomes a man. Jay Snook provides personal insight on succeeding through education.