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These are the terms and slang words Gen Z-ers can't stop using.

17 slang words teens and Gen Z-ers are using in 2019, and what they mean

If you've ever wondered the true meanings of "extra," "slay," or "salty," here's everything you need to know.

American teens want vivid photos of their deaths to be publicized if they’re killed in a mass shooting — and it’s part of a new camp...

A group of Columbine students created #mylastshot, a campaign against gun violence that gives permission for a photo of their death to be shared.
School teachers taking firearm training course.

Hundreds of teachers are preparing for ‘Train a Teacher Day,’ where they’ll learn how to shoot guns

Nearly 300 gun shops around the US will offer free firearm training courses for teachers and promote campus carry policies.
Instagram is testing a feature in certain countries that will hide the number of likes on photos from your followers.

Instagram is starting to cut off its most addictive feature, and it could have huge consequences for teens’ mental health

Instagram says hiding likes is designed "to focus on the photos and videos you share, not how many likes get."
Results of the Harris Poll survey.

American kids want to be famous on YouTube, and kids in China want to go to space: survey

Children ages 8 to 12 in the US, the UK, and China were recently polled in honor of the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing.
An estimated 75,000 people showed up to VidCon 2019.

I spent 3 days with teens’ favorite social media stars and now I’m convinced that you don’t need YouTube to be internet famous

At VidCon, YouTube was once the new-age platform, but now it’s competing with apps like TikTok, Twitch, and Instagram.
High school graduation.

New York high school students held a ‘silent graduation’ to help a classmate with autism

The graduating class at Carmel High School stood together in silence so their fellow classmate, who's hypersensitive to sound, felt comfortable.

This brother and sister duo are selling fireworks to pay for college

The ever-increasing cost of college has forced some students to get creative. One brother-sister duo decided to open a firework store.
Teens protesting on Capitol Hill.

The 15 best colleges for potential political science majors

Political science is the third most popular major in the US, and that's only poised to grow, as politically active young people prepare for college.
Beronica Ruiz.

A New Jersey mom says she was beaten unconscious by her son’s bully a day after he was taunted for being Mexican

Beronica Ruiz, a New Jersey mom, says she was beaten unconscious by a 13-year-old who was taunting her son at school.