Real Life Teens is an unbiased and realistic look from the perspective of teens, at the wide variety of issues teens face today featuring young teenagers telling their real stories, in their own words. The series discusses significant issues in adolescent society and cuts through many barriers with its honest and relevant advice and information. Dating is a major part of high school social life. It should be a positive and enriching experience that will prepare teens for real life. But, too often dating has a darker side. This program covers the dangers and potential negative aspects of dating. Students learn about the harm caused from gossip and some of the common forms of pressure student's face on and off a date. The program also emphasizes the importance of standing up for yourself in high school. It shows why "no" means "no!" and how to make your desires clear.