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BROOKLYN, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- If you missed who was likely the nation's fastest eight year-old this time last year, no worries, she's just broken her own record on her ninth birthday. With four decades of top talent in the Colgate Women's Games track and field series to beat, Avery Lewis of Chester, Pa. is arguably the fastest third grader in the United States.

Colgate Women’s Games track and field series: Meet Nine Year-Old Sprinter Who May be Nation’s Fastest 3rd-Grader

BROOKLYN, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ — If you missed who was likely the nation’s fastest eight year-old this time last year, no worries, she’s just broken her own record on her ninth birthday. With four decades of top talent in the Colgate Women’s Games track and field series to beat, Avery Lewis of Chester, Pa. […]

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NYC Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Walcott Reopen 12 Schools Damaged by Sandy in the Rockaways and Brooklyn

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ — NY Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott today reopened 12 schools in the Rockaways and Brooklyn that were severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy and have been closed since the storm hit last month. More than 5,400 students, their teachers and staff returned today, […]

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BROOKLYN, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- What do teens think about cheating? How do youth approach depression or becoming vegetarian? How do traditional religious backgrounds influence young people's choices and character development? These questions and more are tackled by teens in the pages of KidSpirit's new print issue released today, the Best of KidSpirit Online.

Best of KidSpirit Online: KidSpirit’s new print issue released today

BROOKLYN, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ — What do teens think about cheating? How do youth approach depression or becoming vegetarian? How do traditional religious backgrounds influence young people’s choices and character development? These questions and more are tackled by teens in the pages of KidSpirit’s new print issue released today, the Best of KidSpirit Online.

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KidSpirit Online Showcases Teen Creativity and Teacher Resources

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 4, 2011 /New York Netwire/ — What do teens think about cheating? How do youth approach depression or becoming vegetarian? How do traditional religious backgrounds influence young people’s choices and character development? These questions and more are tackled by teens in the pages of KidSpirit’s new print issue released today, the Best […]

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KidSpirit Online Named Finalist in AEP’s 2011 Golden Lamp Awards

BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 19, 2011 /New York Netwire/ — KidSpirit Online (www.kidspiritonline.com), the magazine and social networking site for 11- to 15-year-olds, is pleased to announce that it has been named a finalist in the 2011 AEP Awards, the highest standard for quality, professional educational resources and excellence in educational marketing. The Association of Educational […]

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