TEACHERS: Current events podcasts for the classroom!

Learn More
John green square

Imagelicensed under CC BY-SA 2.0

Current Event August 14, 2015

John Green and the Teenage Experience

Author John Green is called the Teen Whisperer. His novel, 'The Fault in our Stars,' has sold over a million copies and his young adult novels have huge numbers of fans. Green’s 2009 novel, 'Paper Town,' also focuses on the lives of teenagers and has been made into a movie. Listen to John Green and find out why he sees teenagers as inspirational.

Literature Fiction Writing

Story Length: 11:13

Listen to the Story:



AIR DATE: 07/23/2015

Want to hear the story and see the teaching resources?

  • Access to full library of lessons
  • Daily current events
  • Listening comprehension questions
  • Graphic Organizers
Learn More