Teen Suicide Prevention-Focused Event Brings Social Media Companies, Experts, Teens, and Others Together to Find Solutions
February 26, 2018 12:01 ET | After School
San Francisco, Feb. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- YouTube, Crisis Text Line, technologists, mental health experts, and high school students convened in San Francisco on January 17 to discuss whether...
45% of Teens Say They’re Stressed “All the Time," Turn to Online Resources and Apps for Help Says Poll on Stress and Mental Health
February 21, 2018 10:02 ET | After School
San Francisco, Feb. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a recent poll that asked tens of thousands of high school students how often they feel stressed, nearly 45% said “all the time,” citing...
Teen Suicide Prevention: After School Announces Second Annual Social Media Safety in Schools Conference
December 18, 2017 11:15 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Dec. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On January 17, 2018, After School will host the second annual Social Media Safety in Schools (SMSS) conference. This gathering will focus...
Teen Social Network After School to Participate in National Interfaith Anti-Bullying Summit
October 10, 2017 08:03 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After School, the largest teen-focused social network in the U.S., will be a featured presenter at the upcoming National Interfaith...
57% of Teens Back Kneeling NFL Players Over Trump in Nationwide Poll, Most Believe People of Color Not Treated Fairly
October 04, 2017 11:00 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Oct. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 24,208 teens shared their stance on NFL players kneeling for social justice in a nationwide poll on social network After School. 57% of...
“Controversial” After School App Combating Cyberbullying, Presenting at National Bullying Prevention Conference
August 28, 2017 12:23 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Aug. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An app once considered “controversial” for incidents of bullying is now helping to find more effective ways to address cyberbullying....
Poll Teens: After School App Offers Media Outlets A New Ability to Poll Teens Nationwide
August 22, 2017 00:33 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Aug. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The After School App, the largest social network for teens in the U.S., has the ability to poll users, and is inviting organizations and...
Fighting Terrorism with Tech: After School Joins Initiative, Participates in Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism Launch
August 14, 2017 10:37 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Aug. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The ICT4Peace Foundation and United Nations Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate (UN CTED) brought high-level government officials and...
App Gives Away Condoms, Uses Sex-Themed Video Game to Teach Teens About Safe Sex
August 07, 2017 11:05 ET | After School
San Francisco, California, Aug. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Social network After School delivered over one million condom tips and thousands of condoms to teens during its campaign to raise...