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How fear-based campaigning is affecting American voters

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Learn how voters respond to politicians playing up threats and fears Continue reading

Teaching in the age of coronavirus: Week 2 — Vibe check

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Photo credit: Maximillian Re-Sugiura   by Sari Beth Rosenberg “How is everyone feeling?,” I asked last Monday as I wrapped up my lesson on the…read more

Teaching resources for talking with teens about suicide

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There are a variety of mini-lessons and activities contained in this PBS NewsHour lesson on suicide prevention and awareness. You may wish to invite your school counselor to your class, and let your administrator know you are teaching about suicide. Continue reading

Do smartphones cause sleep problems, anxiety and depression in kids?

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Earlier this month, two of Apple’s big shareholders called on the maker of the iPhone to come up with ways for parents to restrict their kids’ phone use and study the effects that heavy usage has on mental health. Continue reading

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