Every week, a group of talented teenagers from high schools throughout Bucks and Montgomery counties share what's most important to them to our readers.
Whether it's a review of the latest Netflix series, or a serious look at current events, members of our Teen Takes panel seek to inform, persuade and entertain.
Looking to catch up on the latest from Teen Takes? Read on.
Teens take on race, social justice issues
Our Teen Takes panelists are talented, creative — and opinionated. From abortion rights to COVID in schools, these teens are taking on difficult issues.
Fast fashion kills: Why we should be more considerate in our clothing consumption
Central Bucks book ban:We must be allowed to read books some parents want banned. Here's why
COVID in sports: What we can learn from the saga of tennis great Novak Djokovic
How to spot a bully: Bullies take on many faces. Here's what you need to know to spot them
Abortion rights: Online activists are taking on Texas' abortion ban. Here's how
Whitewashing MLK's legacy?: What schools do, and don't, teach about the civil rights leader
What it's like in Bucks, Montgomery County high schools
Wondering what it's like to be a teen in today's world? Teen Takes writers frequently share their inside views of life in and outside school hallways.
Central Bucks book banCentral Bucks student says call to ban books 'outdated way of thinking'
From Pennsbury to Reality: Journalist Bob Costa talks about how his teenaged years shaped his career
Substance abuse: Substance abuse affects everyone. Here's what we can do about it
Teens under pressure: From school to work to parents' expectations, here's what today's teens are facing
Teens take on social media
Social media is second nature to today's teenagers. But is it always healthy?
Danger of social media influencers:Teen depression is on the rise. Are social media influencers to blame?
Instagram competition: Instagram used to be all puppies and vacation photos. Now, it's about competition
Teen Takes reviews
What are teens watching, reading and listening to?
Un-bingeable entertainment:What do 'Euphoria' and Wordle have in common? They encourage us to slow down
Inside the lives of today's teens
They're the first generation born after the Sept. 11 attacks. They have part-time jobs after school. They're volunteers.
Learn more about what life is like for today's teens in these stories:
Teen volunteerism:Want to make a difference? All it takes is a text
People you should know: These teens are making a difference. Meet the 2 Yard Ninjas
From Chicago to Philadelphia, with love: One abuela's journey to overcome her fears
Post-9/11 generation: They're the first generation born after the attacks. Here's how today's teens view 9/11
Heading to college
Getting in to collegeForget about college acceptance rates. Here's what should really matter
Party school or serious academics?: As high school seniors face their future, what matters most
Teen Takes celebrates the holidays
Halloween haunts: What truly scares today's teens? The answers may surprise you
Christmas wish: What do I want for Christmas? A better way to communicate
Holiday traditions: The holidays are all about tradition. Here are some of ours
Family recipes: Baking for the holidays? Try these family recipes
Our predictions for 2022: South Jersey, Bucks County teens share what the new year will bring
How to stick with your resolution: Trouble with your New Year's resolution? Here are some tips to make it stick
Want to join Teen Takes?
The application period for the 2022-23 Teen Takes panel will open in May. Check back here for details.
Teen Takes publishes weekly in the Bucks County Courier Times and Intelligencer in Pennsylvania, and the Burlington County Times, Daily Journal and Courier Post in southern New Jersey.
This article originally appeared on Bucks County Courier Times: Bucks, Montgomery County teens share opinions, high school life