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kNOw Tech 4 Teens

On September 20-21 2014 in the Kimmel Center, a group of teenagers start to gather on the 2nd balcony.  Most of them have not seen each other for weeks.  This is a slumber party, one would put it.  All of the teens are going out to dinner, roasting s’mores, then heading back to the Kimmel Center for an Idol contest, where people will perform.  There is one unusual thing about all of the teenagers that have gathered, none of them have any technology.  They have no phones, computers, or iPods.  That is the reason for this whole event.  A couple of months earlier, an organization had been founded called No Tech for Teens.  The idea from the organization came from a man named Steven Fisher, and the organization that he runs called the Commonwealth Youthchoirs. Continue reading kNOw Tech 4 Teens