Too School for Cool
Science News for Kids is designed as a science news site for young teens though the information they provide is interesting enough for anyone. Articles covering space, fossils, physics, weather, the environment and many other things are offered. It's a great place for science project ideas.
This is a social networking site for teenagers who want to get involved in protecting our planet. They can connect with other green-minded teens, choose a project or create their own and really make a difference.
Student.com is a resource site for teens and high school students. It's social network has over 900,000 members. Members earn points to win prizes just by browsing and they offer several multi-player games. Points are used to bid on items at auction. Student.com is rife with useful information and articles.
Getting ready to drive a car is usually on the minds of teens. Driving Rules Network is a good place to start. It is part of the Online Study Guide for Student Drivers which is an interactive site with practice questions and quizzes (link provided). Driving Rules Network covers driving laws including state by state laws and study guides.
Quintessential Careers is the best website for teenagers seeking jobs or for career and college planning. It's a comprehensive resource for teens with sections devoted to succeeding in high school, picking a college major, financial aid and finding a job. Quint Careers offers job search tools with tutorials which include resumes, interviewing and thank you letters.
Just For Fun
There is much here to entertain teens from funny videos and pictures to web games to music and movie trailers. This site features jokes and sketch comedy as well as horoscopes and interesting blogs.
At Meez, teens can create their own avatars, rooms and virtual pets. It is a social community of creative people that combines avatars, virtual worlds and games. Meez offers contests and chat as well as homework help, a fashion central and a writers' corner.