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Join host Dr. Liz Holifield for "411 Teen," a locally produced program, created with teen input for a teenage audience. Guests provide insights into topics that concern adolescents. Over the last twenty years, programs have enlightened young people on countless subjects such as college admission, eating disorders, sexually transmitted disease, career planning, civic associations focusing on young people, and politics, to name but a few.

411 Teen airs Sundays at 2:00 pm ET On 88.9 WFSU-FM.

Latest Episodes
  • IB students from Rickards High School, representative of diverse political perspectives, examine and discuss the local, state, and national political climate.
  • IB students from Rickards High School, representative of diverse political perspectives, examine and discuss the local, state, and national political climate.
  • The sudden leap into online learning brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic is stressing everyone out: parents, teachers, students, and administrators. Families are taking on much more responsibility for their kids’ learning. Cheryl Dodge is the Chief Product Officer at Edmentum. She talks with 411 Teen about Edmentum's program and the challenges of attending school online.Original airdate: Dec 27, 2020
  • Established in 1963, Gulf Specimen Marine Laboratories is an independent, non-profit organization that provides marine life to schools and research laboratories worldwide. Co-founder, Jack Rudloe and members of the Gulf Specimen Marine Laboratories community join 411 TEEN to discuss programming and upcoming events.
  • Florida YouthShine (Striving High for Independence and Empowerment) is a youth-run organization with representation across the state. Membership is composed of teens and young adults between the ages of 13-24, who are either currently or formerly foster youths within the Florida child welfare system.
  • The Community Connections program serves youths between the ages of 13-17, referred through the legal system, or difficulty in school and/or at home. Community Connections operates on a 12-week cycle composed of key components based on the principles of restorative justice. Members of the Community Connections community talk with 411 TEEN.Original airdate: November 22, 2020
  • Dr. Carole Lieberman discusses the "Karen Phenomenon." The common stereotype is of a white woman who uses her privilege to demand her own way at the expense of others. A recent incident occurring in Central Park: Amy Cooper called the police on a Black man who was bird-watching in park. It was all caught on video and everything she told police was a lie.Original airdate: November 15, 2020
  • SAIL High School students discuss the recent protests and demonstrations sparked by the killing of George Floyd. A lot of people are realizing there’s a problem with the system. Protestors say it’s about changing the entire systems that govern how Americans live.Original airdate: November 8, 2020
  • 411 TEEN features Adult Community Education, also known as ACE. It is the largest provider of adult education programs in Leon County. ACE offers several program to learners 16 and older, including GED, English, and high school credit classes. In addition, two programs serving adults with special needs are provided.Original airdate: Nov 01, 2020
  • Micki Boas is the author of One In Five - How We're Fighting For Our Dyslexic Kids In A System That's Failing Them. Schools are failing to deliver the services mandated by federal law, usually due to a lack of funding. As a result, the problem is often denied, interventions are delayed, accommodations are faulty and many parents blame themselves. Micki Boas joins this episode of 411 Teen.Original airdate: October 25, 2020