What Teens Need Most From Their Parents
As adolescents navigate the stormiest years in their development, they need coaching, support, good examples and most of all understanding
Bullies Picked On Him Everyday, Until He Started Doing One Simple Thing To Turn It Around
Unfortunately in today's world, a lot of children are subjected to all kinds of messages from the media about how to be, how to act, and what to do.
Why Social Media is Not Smart for Middle School Kids
Wondering why your middle schooler's social media use has ratcheted up your stress levels? Understanding the brain at this age can help you can take back control.
About | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History
The Zinn Education Project promotes and supports the teaching of people’s history in middle and high school classrooms across the country. Based on the lens of history highlighted in Howard Zinn’s best-selling book A People’s History of the United States, the website offers free, downloadable lessons and articles organized by theme, time period, and reading level. The Zinn Education Project is coordinated by two non-profit organizations, Rethinking Schools and Teaching for Change.
How Making Art Helps Teens Better Understand Their Mental Health | KQED
Using art to help adolescents express how they feel is giving students the tools to better understand their own mental health.
Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listening
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut in the past 20 years. Emma Young finds out how they did it, and why other countries won’t follow suit.
How to find your spark: Hannah Alper at TEDxDistilleryDistrictWomen
Hannah Alper has been called many things: "The future of social media", "Eco-Warrior", "Changemaker" and "Activist". At 10 years old, she is all of these thi...
Are your kids passionate about food? Here’s how they can make a difference.
Kids are marching for science, posting about issues on social media and hosting meetups. Here are 12 ways they can learn about — and improve — our food system.
Products Archive | Search Institute
150 Ways to Show Kids You Care Poster (pack of 15) With more than six million copies in print, this newly-revised poster reminds adults to take the time to engage with children through small yet powerful efforts. The bilingual poster is perfect for teachers, youth workers, parents, congregations, and community programs.
PlanetYouth – Evidence based drug prevention
We provide step-by-step milestone guidelines for cities and local communities to minimize substance use amongst children and adolescents.