From Entertainment Weekly:
- ‘Degrassi’ stars Lauren Collins and Adamo Ruggiero’s PopWatch Duel: What’s the best fictional high school?
“Proof that ‘the college years’ aren’t the kiss of death for every TV show, Degrassi: The Next Generation managed to let its characters grow up without going stale. But the teen-oriented series couldn’t follow Paige, Ellie, Manny, Emma, Marco, Jimmy, Craig, and Ashley forever, and we’d seen them through so much. (Seriously: so much!) So Degrassi did what it does â€” you know, ‘go there’ â€” and introduced a whole crop of younger, new characters, with new problems to be dealt with in straightforward but often awkward ways. Such is life, you guys.” Read more.