Should embarrassing info stay in Google search results?
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Should embarrassing info stay in Google search results?

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A new law has given people the ability to request Google delete certain search results that may be embarrassing or damaging to their reputation. This story delves into the ...

A new law has given people the ability to request Google delete certain search results that may be embarrassing or damaging to their reputation. This story delves into the different perspectives on the issue and brings up interesting questions about internet ethics, accountability and personal responsibility.

What's the right way to discipline children?
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What's the right way to discipline children?

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Examine different viewpoints within the debate on how to properly discipline children. On one hand, one leader is open to the return of corporal punishment while another feels ...

Examine different viewpoints within the debate on how to properly discipline children. On one hand, one leader is open to the return of corporal punishment while another feels that evening putting kids in timeout is going too far. This video also allows students to take part in the discussion.

Should parents monitor what you do online?
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Should parents monitor what you do online?

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A new study shows that most kids don't want their parents bothering them about what they're doing online. In this video, we hear from several students about how much privacy ...

A new study shows that most kids don't want their parents bothering them about what they're doing online. In this video, we hear from several students about how much privacy they think kids should have on the internet and learn about some of the risks of going online unmonitored.

Dealing with upsetting stories on the news
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Dealing with upsetting stories on the news

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Students discuss how they feel when they see upsetting stories on the news and process how they should react and respond when they see a sad or scary story. A child ...

Students discuss how they feel when they see upsetting stories on the news and process how they should react and respond when they see a sad or scary story. A child psychologist joins the conversations to provide some helpful hints and insights as well.

Logging in Tasmania
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Logging in Tasmania

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The debate in Tasmania rages on about how much of the forest should be protected from loggers while others feel the industry is too important to set such stringent ...

The debate in Tasmania rages on about how much of the forest should be protected from loggers while others feel the industry is too important to set such stringent limitations. This video examines both sides of a complicated issue that remains a topic of constant discussion for the people of Tasmania.

The Sherpas of Mt Everest
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The Sherpas of Mt Everest

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Alissa is a young climber set to go to the top of Mt Everest but her first attempt was delayed after a tragedy that left several Sherpas dead. For those who don't know who the ...

Alissa is a young climber set to go to the top of Mt Everest but her first attempt was delayed after a tragedy that left several Sherpas dead. For those who don't know who the Sherpas are, this video teaches all about the impressive tour guides that make several trips to top of Mt Everest every single year and some of the challenges they face, both in regards to the mountain and with the government of Nepal.

My little pony convention
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My little pony convention

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Some may be surprised that there are many different types of My Little Pony fans, with male fans giving themselves the nickname Bronies. While most toys and children's ...

Some may be surprised that there are many different types of My Little Pony fans, with male fans giving themselves the nickname Bronies. While most toys and children's entertainment are designed with a specific group or gender in mind, people are still free to like whatever they want. Meet some Bronies and learn about what they get out of My Little Pony and the community they're a part of.

Behind the proposed burka ban
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Behind the proposed burka ban

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Some in government have suggested that people should be banned from wearing burkas in public. Burkas are one of many types of head coverings that women who practise Islam may ...

Some in government have suggested that people should be banned from wearing burkas in public. Burkas are one of many types of head coverings that women who practise Islam may choose to wear. Learn more about the religion and practices and hear from some young Muslim girls who disagree with the notion of a ban.

Youth poverty and homelessness
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Youth poverty and homelessness

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Sarah ended up homeless as a teenager after some bad situations at home and she says that most teenagers that end up homeless or living in poverty do so at no fault of their ...

Sarah ended up homeless as a teenager after some bad situations at home and she says that most teenagers that end up homeless or living in poverty do so at no fault of their own. Having come through her difficulties, Sarah is now committed to doing charity work to assist homeless teens who now find themselves in a situation like the one she was once in.

Rabbit restrictions in Queensland
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Rabbit restrictions in Queensland

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Because rabbits are not native to Australia, they have been known to wreak havoc on native plants and, with how quickly they breed, they can be a negative factor among ...

Because rabbits are not native to Australia, they have been known to wreak havoc on native plants and, with how quickly they breed, they can be a negative factor among Australia's wildlife. Rabbits are currently banned in Queensland and extreme measures were taken to clear them out for good many years ago. Now, some are proposing special circumstances where rabbits might be brought into the country and kept as pets.

Is it okay to skip school on your birthday?
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Is it okay to skip school on your birthday?

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Noone wants to be stuck at school on their birthday but some schools have penalised parents that allow their children to skip. Several kids give their opinion on whether or ...

Noone wants to be stuck at school on their birthday but some schools have penalised parents that allow their children to skip. Several kids give their opinion on whether or not it's okay to stay home and celebrate on your birthday and what constitutes a good enough reason to be absent from class.

Online piracy and internet privacy
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Online piracy and internet privacy

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With piracy so rampant on the internet, some movie studios are pressuring internet providers to provide the name of users who are sharing movies and other media illegally. ...

With piracy so rampant on the internet, some movie studios are pressuring internet providers to provide the name of users who are sharing movies and other media illegally. Kids weigh in on the debate that has folks questioning what's more important: personal privacy or catching criminals

Future careers for young people
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Future careers for young people

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Find out why children are predicted to have an average of 13 jobs in their lifetime.

Find out why children are predicted to have an average of 13 jobs in their lifetime.

Peter Greste and the risks of journalism
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Peter Greste and the risks of journalism

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Peter Greste is a journalist that was imprisoned just for doing his job! Peter is out now but many other journalists are still in prison and facing risks around the world as ...

Peter Greste is a journalist that was imprisoned just for doing his job! Peter is out now but many other journalists are still in prison and facing risks around the world as they work to report the truth, even when some powerful people don't want the story told.

Is handwriting obsolete?
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Is handwriting obsolete?

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Finish school no longer teach handwriting. BTN takes a look at the development of cursive writing and whether it is still relevant to be taught in schools.

Finish school no longer teach handwriting. BTN takes a look at the development of cursive writing and whether it is still relevant to be taught in schools.

Young people share their ideas with leaders
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Young people share their ideas with leaders

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You're never too young to start having a positive impact on the world around you. Rookie reporter Justice takes us along for her trip to Canberra where she and other Heywire ...

You're never too young to start having a positive impact on the world around you. Rookie reporter Justice takes us along for her trip to Canberra where she and other Heywire competition winners share their ideas with politicians and other leaders about how to improve things. Justice has a passion for helping youth afflicted with mental health issues after having overcome a time of loneliness and isolation; she's taking her story and using it to inspire others!

Capital punishment debate
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Capital punishment debate

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BTN investigates the debate surrounding capital punishment and the death penalty.

BTN investigates the debate surrounding capital punishment and the death penalty.

What if school started in the afternoon?
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What if school started in the afternoon?

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Gabriel is beginning high school in the UK, at a school that doesn't begin classes until 1.30pm! It's an unusual idea based on teenagers' need for rest and their tendency to ...

Gabriel is beginning high school in the UK, at a school that doesn't begin classes until 1.30pm! It's an unusual idea based on teenagers' need for rest and their tendency to be more active at night, thus losing hours of sleep if they have to be at school early in the morning. There are differing opinions on whether or not this is the right solution and several students weigh in with their thoughts.