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Zipcar's Second Annual Millennials Study Finds 18-34-Year-Olds Increasingly Embrace Collaborative Consumption and Access Over Ownership

Zipcar's Second Annual Millennials Study Finds 18-34-Year-Olds Increasingly Embrace Collaborative Consumption and Access Over Ownership | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. , Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP - News), the world's leading car-sharing network, released its second annual independent study of Millennials (18-34-year-olds), ...
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Data point: The mobile phone is hugely personal, especially for teens and Millennials | JWT Intelligence

Data point: The mobile phone is hugely personal, especially for teens and Millennials | JWT Intelligence | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
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Young-Adult Authors Are Creating a Steamy New Genre

Young-Adult Authors Are Creating a Steamy New Genre | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
“New adult” is emerging as a popular fiction genre as young-adult authors spice up their stories with some sex.
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Saying No to College

Saying No to College | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
The idea that a college diploma is an all-but-mandatory ticket to a successful career is showing fissures. Risky? Perhaps. But it worked for the founders of Twitter, Tumblr and a little company known as Apple.
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Holiday Shopping's Great Age Divide

Holiday Shopping's Great Age Divide | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
The generational divide over how to shop has gotten bigger this holiday season, with younger people leaning on smartphones and social media for trends and price alerts while many parents stick to the mall and clipped coupons.
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NowThis News Delivers Mobile Videos With New App | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

NowThis News Delivers Mobile Videos With New App | Gadget Lab | Wired.com | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
NowThis News, the digital video startup co-founded by former Huffington Post execs Ken Lerer and Eric Hippeau, has gone mobile with its new iOS app that delivers original video segments on news topics ranging from politics to technology.
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Involving Parents in Faith Formation – Part 2

Involving Parents in Faith Formation – Part 2 | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it

Involving parents in the spiritual growth of their kids is a hot topic in youth ministry these days, and models and perspectives run the gamut from including parents in ministry to seeing parents as the ministry.

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Binge drinking traps brains in adolescence

Binge drinking traps brains in adolescence | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
TEENAGERS who binge drink risk trapping their brains in permanent adolescence and lay the groundwork for alcoholism, new research shows.
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Urine-powered generator developed by teenagers showcased at Maker Faire Africa 2012

Urine-powered generator developed by teenagers showcased at Maker Faire Africa 2012 | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Four African teenage girls were able to develop a urine-powered generator.
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Instagram – Is It Okay for Kids? What Parents Need to Know : Yoursphere for Parents – The #1 Source for Family Social Networking and Internet Safety Information

Instagram – Is It Okay for Kids? What Parents Need to Know : Yoursphere for Parents – The #1 Source for Family Social Networking and Internet Safety Information | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
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Teenagers with smart phones 'have more sex because they have more access to the internet'

Teenagers with smart phones 'have more sex because they have more access to the internet' | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Teenagers with smartphones are also twice as likely to have sex with someone they met online as those without, according to researchers in California, U.S.
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Balance of Power - an interactive visualization of US presidential & congressional elections.

an interactive visualization of US presidential & congressional elections...
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Latest college cost hikes modest, but still bite

Latest college cost hikes modest, but still bite | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
In-state tuition rose average of $400 at four-year public schools in fall, and roughly $780 at private schools, College Board says...
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Should teenagers be taught that porn is not real?

Should teenagers be taught that porn is not real? | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Many teenagers regularly view porn. But does this give them a distorted view of sex and relationships, and is there anything that can be done?
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Millennials in the Mayor’s Seat

Millennials in the Mayor’s Seat | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Young leaders are injecting cities with a new energy.
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Millennials taking over the public seat. What have we taught them about politics?

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Only 3% of Millennials Think Advertising Is Boring

Only 3% of Millennials Think Advertising Is Boring | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
here are seven things you need to know about millennials as gleaned a survey of 4,000 from 11 countries by edelman berland and online community 8095 live...
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University of Michigan study finds teenage drivers text more than parents think they do

University of Michigan study finds teenage drivers text more than parents think they do | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
A recent study by the University of Michigan and Toyota found that teenagers text while driving even more than their parents think they do.
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20 percent of youth with HIV didnt know they were infected at first sexual experience

20 percent of youth with HIV didnt know they were infected at first sexual experience | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Roughly 20 percent of youth who have had HIV since birth did not know their HIV status when they first became sexually active, according to a study by a National Institutes of Health-supported research network.
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Involving Parents in Faith Formation – Part 1

Involving Parents in Faith Formation – Part 1 | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it

Involving parents in the spiritual growth of their kids is a hot topic in youth ministry these days, and models and perspectives run the gamut from including parents in ministry to seeing parents as the ministry.

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First signs of Alzheimer's detected in teenagers

First signs of Alzheimer's detected in teenagers | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Alzheimer's may start developing at least 20 years before symptoms first occur, writes Channel 4 News's Science Editor Tom Clarke.
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Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas

Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Our top 10 fundraising ideas for youth ministry from our friends at Youth Works to help make planning your youth mission trip that much easier.
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50 Women You Should Know : We asked key leaders which Christian women are most profoundly shaping the evangelical church and North American society. This is who they picked.

50 Women You Should Know : We asked key leaders which Christian women are most profoundly shaping the evangelical church and North American society. This is who they picked. | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
We asked key leaders which Christian women are most profoundly shaping the evangelical church and North American society. This is who they picked.
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Teenage Bedroom as Battleground

Teenage Bedroom as Battleground | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
A 10-point guide to navigating that most entrenched of domestic battlegrounds: the teenage bedroom.
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Helping Parents Prepare for College

Helping Parents Prepare for College | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
If you are listening to this years election campaigns you will inevitably hear candidates talk about the plight of college graduates who are saddled with debt and without a job.
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Transgender teens find hope in Tumblr's 30-day challenge

Transgender teens find hope in Tumblr's 30-day challenge | YouthWorkerCircuit | Scoop.it
Under the guise of anonymity, teens are using Tumblr’s 30 Day Trans Challenge to share their personal stories of struggle and despair. ...
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