If you enjoy gabbing with your peers and want to continue when school is out, chat rooms are a great place to meet other like-minded people your age and maybe even engage in lighthearted flirting.
Alternatively, if you are too shy to flirt in school but still want to kick back and banter with other teens, the Internet provides you anonymity. Just click on the enter button and introduce yourself.
This site has several popular games for you to play if you prefer to engage in a game while chatting with someone.
Message boards are available for you to peruse at your leisure.
Use these tips and ask for help when in doubt to maximize your online security while in a chat room.
You can use a webcam for chatting here, but be sure that no identifying information is within view of the camera.
If someone makes you feel uncomfortable, ask him to stop immediately.
The great thing about the Internet is, if someone says something that offends you, you can simply let the person know you are not interested in further chats.
Pretty much every section of the site is interactive, and you can use the same online identity across all the platforms.
Here is another great site with rooms for you to explore.
There are also a plethora of message boards if you don't prefer real-time chatting.