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How does the use of social media affect modern communication and self-awareness? Are you a selfie fanatic? Does the social media world view your world through the lens of you? In this unit’s High-Interest Article, “#selfie Culture,” students read about … Continue reading

Introducing ACT-style Units of Study

Catfishing ACT Style Unit

Preparing students to take the ACT can be a tedious, yet critical, task for high school teachers.  It is necessary, however, to familiarize students with the format and purpose of the assessment, especially the style of questions used. This can mean repetitive … Continue reading


Catfishing Unit of Study

How can I protect myself and others while online? The new Teengagement® Unit of Study, Catfishing, seeks to answer this question. Nev Schulman, devastated by an online experience when a girl duped him into falling in love, only to find out … Continue reading

Teengagement®: Getting Started

  The heart and soul of the Teengagement® program are the Units of Study. This article gives an overview of the Units of Study (I) and then provides a description of how to approach teaching the Units to your class … Continue reading