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Contents Introduction 1-----What It Means to be Extreme: Understanding Nontraditional Teens Who is the Extreme Teen? Demographics of Extreme Teens Statistics About Extreme Teens Facts About Abortion Facts About Teen Pregnancy Facts About Dropouts High School Dropouts by Age, Race, and Hispanic Origin Juvenile Arrests for Selected Offenses, 2001 Facts About Teen Mothers and Their Children Foster Care Facts Extreme Teen Tidbits: People Who Were Nontraditional as Teens Extreme Teen Tidbits: Books Made Into Movies About Extreme Teens Extreme Teen Tidbits: Librarians Who Were Extreme as Teens Educational Situations Unschooling Resources About Unschooling Homeschooling Extreme Teen Tidbits: Reasons Why Teens Are Schooled at Home Resources About Homeschooling Dual Enrollment Extreme Teen Tidbits: Teens Involved in Dual Enrollment Dropouts Extreme Teen Tidbits: Which Teens Drop Out of High School Literacy and Reluctant Readers Resources About Literacy and Reluctant Readers English as a Second Language and Immigrant Teens Resources About ELS and Immigrant Teens Living Situations Homeless Teens and Runaways Extreme Teen Tidbits: Reasons Teens are Runaways or Homeless Resources about Homelessness and Runaways Foster Care Reasources About Foster Care Delinquency, Incarceration, and Violence Resources About Delinquency, Incarceration, and Violence Emancipated and Independent Teenagers Married and Cohabitationg Teenagers Sexual Identity and Activity Resources About Sexuality Pregnant and Parenting Teenagers Resources About Pregnant and Parenting Teenagers Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Questioning Teens Resources about GLBTQ Teens Conclusion Works Cited For Further Reading 2-----Outside the Mainstream: Service to Extreme Teens Staff Selection Staff Training In-house Training Library Organizations Conferences Networking Learning About Adolescent Stages Special Considerations in Serving Extreme Teens The Public Library Is Our Library: Serving Homeschoolers High School in the Morning and College this Evening: Serving Dual- Enrollment Students For Those Who Did Not Stay in School: Serving Dropouts Can Johnny Read Yet? Literacy and Reluctant Readers Is This Land Your Land? ESL and Immigrant Teens It's a Big, Scary World Out There: Serving Homeless and Runaway Teens Busted: Serving Delinquent and Incarcerated Teens Helping Juvenile Delinquents Providing Outreach to Incarcerated Teens Extreme Teen Tidbits: I'm a Juvie Hall Junkie! Extreme Teen Tidbits: Responses From Teens at the Ocean County Juvenile Detention Center Extreme Teen Tidbits: A Glimpse Inside the Northeast Juvenile Detention Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana Extreme Teen Tidbits: How Juvenile Center Employees Responded When Asked, "What Should Librarians Know About Working With Delinquent Teens?" Free at Last: Serving Emancipated Teens With This Ring: Serving Married and Cohabitation Teens When the Condom (and water) Breaks: Serving Pregnant and Parenting Teens Not Just for the Birds and the Bees: Sexual Identity and Lifestyle Out and Proud: Serving Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Questioning Teens Extreme Teen Tidbits: A Sampling of Web Pages Featuring Booklists for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, and Questioning Teens Conclusion Works Cited For Further Reading 3-----Extreme Resources: Building Collections Determining Policies and Your Audience Works About Weeding Fiction Extreme Teens: Chronology of Benchmark Novels About Nontraditional Teens Extreme Teens: Insightful Quotations from Teen Literature Nonfiction Special Considerations in Providing Materials About GLBQT Issues Dewey Know Dewey? Booklists, Pamphlets, and Magazines Beyond Books: Online Resources, Videos, DVDs, Audiobooks, and Software Suggested Resources Fiction About Incarceration Fiction About Violence and Delinquency Nonfiction About Delinquency, Incarceration, and Violence DVDs and Videos about Delinquency, Incarceration, and Violence Organizations and Online Resources about Delinquency, Incarceration, and Violence Fiction About Dropouts Fiction About Emancipated Teens Nonfiction About Emancipated Teens Fiction About Teens in Foster Care Videos About Teens in Foster Care Organizations and Online Resources About Foster Care Fiction About Married Teens Fiction About Homelessness Fiction About Runaways Nonfiction About Homelessness and Runaways Organizations and Online Resources About Homelessness and Runaways Videos About Homelessness Nonfiction About Homelessness Fiction About Teen Immigrants and ESL Nonfiction About ESL and Immigrant Teens Organizations and Online Resources About ESL and Immigrant Teens Fiction About Pregnant and Parenting Teens Nonfiction About Pregnant and Parenting Teens Board Games and Software for Pregnant and Parenting Teens Organizations and Online Resources for Pregnant and Parenting Teens Fiction About Sexuality Nonfiction About Sexuality Organizations and Online Resources About Sexuality Fiction About Same-Sex Parents and GLBTQ Teens General Bisexuality Gays Lesbians Same-sex parents Transgender Nonfiction for GLBTQ Teens General Bisexuality Gays Lesbians Transgender Same-sex parents DVDs and Videos about Same-Sex Parents and GLBTQ Teens Organizations and Online Resources for GLBTQ Teens Conclusion Works Cited For Further Reading 4-----Beyond the Regular Routine: Promoting the Library and Resources Promotion Assessment Promoting Programs Extreme Teen Tidbits: Places to Promote Programs with Flyers A Sense of Place Learning From Extreme Teens Networking in the Extreme Teen Community Administrative Support Don't Just Talk, Just Booktalk Learning to Booktalk Extreme Teen Tidbits: Blurbs of Advice About Booktalking Sample Booktalks Booktalks About Delinquency, Incarceration, and Violence Hole in My Life by Jack Gantos Juvenile by Joseph Rodriguez Confessions of a Teenage Delinquent by Abigail Vona A Booktalk About Emancipated Teens Don't You Dare Read This, Mrs. Dunphrey by Margaret Peterson Haddix A Booktalk About a Bisexual Teen Empress of the World by Sara Ryan A Booktalk About Runaway Teens Wonder When You'll Miss Me: a novel by Amanda Davis Nothing to Lose by Alex Flinn Booktalks About Homeless Teens Mary Wolf by Cynthia D. Grant A Booktalk About a Pregnant and Parenting Teen First Part Last by Angela Johnson Conclusion Works Cited For Further Reading Conclusion
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Libraries and teenagers -- United States.
Young adults' libraries -- Activity programs -- United States.
Young adults' libraries -- Collection development -- United States.
Teenagers -- Books and reading -- United States.
Young adult literature -- Bibliography.