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See also: [[Getting licensed in Amateur Radio is easier than you think]], [[Ham Radio. What is it and why do they do it?]]
  
 
==Clubs==
 
==Clubs==
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Related wiki pages [[Starting a School Radio Club]], [[Clubs]]
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===Schools - Australia===
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* [http://vk3kid.cloud.prohosting.com/ VK3KID] Sherbrooke Community School Victoria
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* [http://www.vk4ccr.com  V4CCR] Canterbury College radio Club, Queensland
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===Schools - USA===
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* [http://users.penn.com/~k3ltm/cvsarc.html KB3BRT] The Cowanesque Valley School Amateur Radio Club
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* [http://rcurtis.com/k2hhs.html K2HHS] Hackensack High School Amateur Radio Club.
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* [http://www.k3nhc.org/ K3NHC] North Hills High School Amateur Radio and Electronics Club.
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* [http://www.south.mccsc.edu/~nrapp/ham/index.htm K9SOU] Bloomington High School Amateur Radio Club
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* [http://www.nisdtx.org/120820813125911590/site/default.asp NW5HS] Northwest High School Amateur Radio Club
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* [http://www.wb2jkj.org/ WB2JKJ] The Radio  Club of Junior High School 22 NYC
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* [http://w4pch.com/ W4PCH] The Radio Club of Pell City High School Pell City, Alabama
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* [http://www.myspace.com/kd7job Bitteroot Amateur Radio School Club]
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===Schools - Other===
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* [http://www.qsl.net/5b4es/New/Index.htm Radio-Active 5B4ES ] The English School Radio Club Nicosia
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* [http://www.radioclubs.net/silcoatesarc/ Silcoates School Amateur Radio Club] UK
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* [http://cs5gva.blogspot.com  CS5GVA] Clube de Comunicações e Proteção Civil do Agrupamento de Escolas de Gouveia - Portugal
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===Other radio clubs for teens===
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* [http://www.k3bsa.org/ SPARK] Scouts Practicing Amateur radio Knowledge
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* [http://www.radioactivities.sa.scouts.com.au/ SRAG] Scout Radio Activities Group.
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* [http://www.shohola.com/hamradio.html WB3DGR] The Camp Shohola Amateur Radio Club.
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* [http://www.v27.org/HamRadio.asp venturing group 27] Troop 27 & crew 27 Amateur Radio Club
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* [http://www.hamforkids.com NorCal Ham Kids] Northern California Ham Kids
  
 
==Competitions==
 
==Competitions==
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* [http://www.arrl.org/kids-day/ ARRL Kids day]
  
 
* [http://www.arrl.org/scouts/jota/ JOTA] Jamboree of the air
 
* [http://www.arrl.org/scouts/jota/ JOTA] Jamboree of the air
  
 
==Forums and discussion boards==
 
==Forums and discussion boards==
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* [http://www.eham.net/forums/Youth eHam] Youth forum.
  
 
* [http://www.hamradioteens.org/ Ham Radio Teens] discussion board.
 
* [http://www.hamradioteens.org/ Ham Radio Teens] discussion board.
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* [http://pages.prodigy.net/kg0zz/clipart/index.html Zed Zed's clip art site]
 
* [http://pages.prodigy.net/kg0zz/clipart/index.html Zed Zed's clip art site]
 
 
* [http://www.qsl.net/la0em/ LA0EM clip art]
 
* [http://www.qsl.net/la0em/ LA0EM clip art]
  
==Internet communities for under 18's==
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===Puzzles===
  
* [http://www.youthtech.com/hamradio/ BEAR Be Excited about Amateur Radio] Youth Radio HamTeens includes a ham radio chat.
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[http://www2.arrl.org/news/puzzles/ The Amateur Radio Crossword puzzler] from the ARRL
  
* [http://www.qsl.net/inya/ INYA] International Network of Young Amateurs]
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==Internet communities for under 18's==
  
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* [http://www.youthtech.com/hamradio/ BEAR Be Excited about Amateur Radio] Youth Radio HamTeens includes a ham radio chat.
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* [http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=11204657846&ref=ts Facebook] Kids / Teen Ham Radio Operators... on Facebook
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* [http://www.qsl.net/inya/ INYA] International Network of Young Amateurs
 
* [http://www.qsl.net/w0qo/youth.html The Shack] A place to meet and communicate with other under 18's
 
* [http://www.qsl.net/w0qo/youth.html The Shack] A place to meet and communicate with other under 18's
 
 
* [http://www.eham.net/forums/Youth/ Youth Forum] from eham.
 
* [http://www.eham.net/forums/Youth/ Youth Forum] from eham.
  
 
==Information Websites==
 
==Information Websites==
  
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* [http://users.stargate.net/~eit/kidspage.htm Electronics for Kids]
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* [http://www.electronics-project-design.com/HamRadio.html Electronics project Design] Ham radio projects for beginners.
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* [http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/ham-radio.htm/printable How Ham Radio Works] From How Stuff Works
 
* [http://www.hxpi.com/radio/ HxPI] First steps in Ham Radio
 
* [http://www.hxpi.com/radio/ HxPI] First steps in Ham Radio
 
 
* [http://geocities.com/irlp4kids/ IRLP for Kids] For help with understanding and using [[IRLP]]
 
* [http://geocities.com/irlp4kids/ IRLP for Kids] For help with understanding and using [[IRLP]]
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* [[K-12 Education Resources]]
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==Yahoo Groups==
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Please note that some of these groups may have restricted memberships.
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* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/BTHS-Ham/ Brooklyn Technical High School Amateur Radio Club]
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* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/chsradio/ Chelmsford High School Radio Club]
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* [http://groups.yahoo.com/group/HamBeginners/ Ham Beginners] Appears to be inactive.
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== See also ==
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* [[Clubs]] and [[associations]]
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* [[Women in amateur radio]]
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* [[College and University Amateur Radio Clubs]]
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Latest revision as of 07:36, 7 May 2013

Please contribute links and information directly aimed at or of interest to under 18's

See also: Getting licensed in Amateur Radio is easier than you think, Ham Radio. What is it and why do they do it?

Clubs

Related wiki pages Starting a School Radio Club, Clubs

Schools - Australia

  • VK3KID Sherbrooke Community School Victoria
  • V4CCR Canterbury College radio Club, Queensland

Schools - USA

  • KB3BRT The Cowanesque Valley School Amateur Radio Club
  • K2HHS Hackensack High School Amateur Radio Club.
  • K3NHC North Hills High School Amateur Radio and Electronics Club.
  • K9SOU Bloomington High School Amateur Radio Club
  • NW5HS Northwest High School Amateur Radio Club
  • WB2JKJ The Radio Club of Junior High School 22 NYC
  • W4PCH The Radio Club of Pell City High School Pell City, Alabama

Schools - Other

  • CS5GVA Clube de Comunicações e Proteção Civil do Agrupamento de Escolas de Gouveia - Portugal

Other radio clubs for teens

  • SPARK Scouts Practicing Amateur radio Knowledge
  • SRAG Scout Radio Activities Group.
  • WB3DGR The Camp Shohola Amateur Radio Club.

Competitions

  • JOTA Jamboree of the air

Forums and discussion boards

Cool Stuff

Clip Art

Puzzles

The Amateur Radio Crossword puzzler from the ARRL

Internet communities for under 18's

Information Websites

Yahoo Groups

Please note that some of these groups may have restricted memberships.

See also

Operating procedures
Operation Callsigns and ITU prefixes * Codes and Alphabets * Modes * Morse code * Nets * UK licensing * Terminology
DX and Contesting Awards and Certificates * DXCC * DX cluster * Field day * Gridsquares * Logging * QSL and QSL Bureaus * Records - Distance
Emergencies Emergency Frequencies * ARES * IRESC * SATERN * Weather spotting
QRP Trail-Friendly Radio
Utilities Beacons (/B) and Time Beacons