Online Resources for Teens

  • Code – Learn block based coding for free through interactive lessons that allow you to go at your own pace.
  • Codecademy – Learn javascript, HTML, Python, SQL, & C++ for free through interactive lessons that allow you to learn at your own pace.
  • Connecticut State Colleges & Universities – Looking to go to college in CT? Check out this website with information about all of the public colleges and universities in the state of Connecticut. Find out about different programs and what schools offer them, compare tuition and fees for each school, application requirements, etc.
  • CT Department of Motor Vehicles – Learn about the steps required to get your learner’s permit/driver’s license here! Find and download a copy of the CT Driver’s Manual and, when you’re ready, schedule your learner’s permit/driver’s license test!
  • Khan Academy – A free resource to help you learn a wide variety of subjects, including math, science, computing, history, art history, economics, life skills, test preparation (SAT, Praxis, LSAT), and more.
  • Office of Apprenticeship Training – Did you know CT has a Registered Apprenticeship training program? Learn about becoming an apprentice, obtaining an apprenticeship, and schools that work with this program.
  • Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine – The SAHM put together a list of helpful resources for young adults and adolescents to help with mental health. This includes online resources, support groups, peer networks, helplines, treatment locators, and advocacy opportunities.
  • Turning Point CT – This website was developed by young people in CT who were recovering from mental health and substance use issues. Their goal was to help provide information and resources for teens and young adults to help them improve their emotional and mental health.
  • You Visit – A free resource that allows you to virtually tour a variety of colleges and universities from all over the country.

Looking for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid? Grab the pdf application for 2024-2025 (linked below)