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AllSides Website Poster Image
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age 13+
In-depth info can help readers evaluate media coverage.
URL: https://www.allsides.com/unbiased-balanced-news
(2019)
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Poynter Website Poster Image
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age 13+
News-analysis site focuses on accuracy, truth in stories.
URL: http://www.poynter.org
(2017)
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The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Website Poster Image
age 13+
Stellar history resource offers great primary source access.
URL: https://www.gilderlehrman.org/
(2015)
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Bystander Revolution Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Anti-bullying site is noble, limited by YouTube reliance.
URL: http://www.bystanderrevolution.org/
(2015)
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Upworthy Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Light take on social issues may be too mature for some kids.
URL: https://www.upworthy.com/
(2015)
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Proud2BMe Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Fab community, resources on positive body image for teens.
URL: http://proud2bme.org
(2014)
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FreeMathHelp Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Strong, original content sparse; forum lacks sensitivity.
URL: http://www.freemathhelp.com/
(2013)
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Grockit Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Detailed, adaptive data helps kids study more effectively.
URL: https://grockit.com/
(2013)
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Vocabulary.com Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Clever site emphasizes word comprehension over memorization.
URL: https://www.vocabulary.com/
(2013)
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LearnStreet Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Master art of coding with awesome free programming lessons.
URL: http://www.learnstreet.com/
(2013)
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Visuwords Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Sparse site has potential but offers limited info on vocab.
URL: http://www.visuwords.com/
(2013)
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Prezi Classic Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Cool presentation tool has gallery with some iffy content.
URL: http://prezi.com/
(2013)
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KQED Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Media-rich site starts conversations on news and culture.
URL: http://www.kqed.org
(2013)
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Visual Thesaurus Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Cool word maps add depth to language -- for a small price.
URL: http://www.visualthesaurus.com/
(2013)
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Film It Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Stellar place for young filmmakers to learn about the craft.
URL: https://www.acmi.net.au/education/online-learning/film-it/
(2013)
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Forvo Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Millions of words pronounced on basic, crowd-sourced site.
URL: http://www.forvo.com
(2013)
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Duolingo Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Stellar game-based lessons make for solid language learning
URL: https://www.duolingo.com/
(2013)
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Power Poetry Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Online community empowers teen poets; use privacy settings.
URL: http://www.powerpoetry.org
(2013)
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Hackety Hack Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Easy programming tool teaches basics, has online sharing.
URL: http://www.hackety.com/
(2013)
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Historypin Website Poster Image
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age 13+
Cool history project empowers teens to connect and share.
URL: https://www.historypin.org/en/
(2013)
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