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Suicide Hotline

Teen Books , E-magazines and News

College and Career Information

Teen Homework Help

Teen Writing Resources

Teen Health and Wellness

Driving Resources

Suicide Hotlines

Call or text the Common Ground Resource and Crisis Helpline at 1-800-231-1127 or chat online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at www.commongroundhelps.org.

If you or someone you know is in suicidal crisis, call a suicide hotline 24/7.

1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

1-800-799-4TTY (4889) for hearing & speech impaired

Michigan Department of Health & Human Services
If you suspect abuse or neglect, call 1-855-444-3911.

Teen Books , E-magazines and News

Amazon.com - Teen Books


Girls' Life

Seventeen

Online Channel 1- News Network

Teen Ink - Written by Teens for Teens.

Teen Reads - Book reviews, author information, and more.

Young Adult New York Times Best Sellers - Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States sorted by format and genre.

College and Career Information

AC (Affordable College) Online - Financial Aid

College Board Online

CollegeBound.Net

CollegeProwler

FinAid - The Financial Aid Information Page

LendEDU - Best Private Student Loans

Mapping Your Future - A guided tour for middle and high school students to find our more about planning your future.

Tackling Unfair College Student Loan Practices

The Mint - Savings and investing for teens

The Princeton Review - Standardized testing information.

U.S. Department of Education - Financial Aid Information

Teen Homework Help

Cliffs Notes - Literature notes

Dictionary

Grammar Book

High School Hub - Interactive study quizzes.

Information Please Almanac - Almanacs, atlases, dictionaries and encyclopedias.

Sparks Notes - Literature summaries.

Tutor.com - Looking for live online homework assistance from expert tutors? No matter the subject give Tutor.com a try

Thesaurus

Britannica School

Nonfiction content geared for K-12 students. Includes over 132,000 encyclopedia articles, 103,000 images, 7,500 multimedia elements, more than 27,000 eBooks, and novels and essays. Tools include translation for 50+ languages and read-aloud functionality. Includes Lexile ranges and alignment with Michigan Department of Education Academic Standards across a variety of subjects.
 
Britannica School

Quick facts and in-depth information on history, geography, people, places, science, and more. Biographies, world atlas, countries comparison, articles, and interactive resources are available.
 
Britannica School Middle

Grades 5-7. Find maps, photos, articles, and famous people and places. Compare countries and tour the U.S.A. For homework help and your curiosity.
LearningExpress Library

Practice tests, preparation eBooks, and tutorials for the ACT®, SAT, 12 AP subjects, PSAT/NMSQT, and TOEFL iBT® exams. Create a free account to access tools to help you do well on your college admissions tests and essay. Create a free account to access tools to help you do well on your college admissions tests and essay.
eBook High School Collection

For high school students and educators. There is a selection of teacher resources and titles align with Common Core Curriculum Standards. You may access the full text of these eBooks from your computer, or download titles to most popular portable devices.
eBook K-8 Collection

Titles that support K-8 students across all subject areas. Also features a selection of teacher resources to support educators and administrators including Common Core alignment. You may access the full text of these eBooks from your computer, or download titles to most popular portable devices.
Explora for High Schools

Arts, biography, business, current events, geography and culture, health, history and social science, science and math.
Explora for Middle Schools

Arts, biography, business, current events, geography and culture, health, history and social science, science and math.
 
Learning Express Library

Includes a resume builder you can save, edit, and print. Over 700 courses, practice tests, tutorials, eBooks, and flashcards. Practice tests include ACT, SAT, PSAT and TOEFL, as well as trade certification, civil service, math and reading tests, and U.S. citizenship. Create a free account to access tools to help you do well on your college admissions tests and essay.
Middle Search Plus

Magazines and reference books for middle school students. Includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents. Subjects include history, current events, science, sports, and biographies. Also includes photos, maps, and flags.
Novilist K8 - Plus

Find just the right book by subject, age, awards won, books made into movies, and much more. Read reviews and learn about the author. Create your own reading wish list. Includes tools for teachers such as Lexile levels and Common Core standards.
 
NoveList Plus

Contains information on over 260,000 fiction and readable nonfiction titles. Features lists of award-winning books, book discussion guides, Read-a-Like recommendations, and complete series information. Also includes reader ratings and reviews. Create your own reading wish list.
 
 
Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Provides different views about issues that help students develop critical thinking skills. This resource brings balance and perspective to contemporary issues using arguments from experts.
 
Points of View

Presents multiple sides of over 400 issues. Helps students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills.
 
Read It!

For middle and high school students and adults. Helps to build reading skills and improve study habits. Includes tests.
School - Center

Grades 4 through 12 skills improvement in math, writing and grammar, reading comprehension, social studies, and vocabulary and spelling through tests, eBooks, and tutorials. U.S. Constitution study and review, advanced math, and logic available for high school students. Create a free account to access tools to help you do well in school.

Teen Writing Resources

Critique Circle - Critique other's writing, and have your work critiqued.

English Citation Machine - Enables students to create bibliographic citations in both APA and MLA formats by simply filling in the information needed for each type.

Fiction Press - As a writer, this is a place to showcase your creativity and for a reader, FictionPress is an opportunity to feast to your heart's content.

Teen Ink - All the content is written by teenagers.

Writing Rescue Guide for College Students

Teen Health and Wellness

iwannaknow.org - Teen health information

Overcoming Drug and Alcohol Problems

Teen Health

Driving Resources

Driving Skills Tests
 

Driving Tests

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