Parents face challenges addressing the nuances of technology with kids, especially when talking about chatbots like ChatGPT. EDC’s Shelley Pasnik discusses creative ways for kids and parents to explore artificial intelligence together.
The CDC recently released data about rising suicide rates in 2021, with significant increases among many ethnic groups. EDC’s Julie Goldstein Grumet discusses the importance of closely examining the data to develop research and culturally competent interventions.
Holidays and family gatherings can be stressful occasions especially when uncomfortable topics come up. EDC’s Heidi Kar discusses how to prepare and gives pointers on how to best react when those difficult moments arise.
With climate anxiety becoming increasingly prevalent among students, EDC’s Shai Fuxman and Chelsea Goddard offer educators advice, including listening to and validating teens’ emotions and weaving ideas for taking action into school subjects.
In an article examining how the opioid crisis impacts schools and young people, EDC’s Shai Fuxman explains how social and emotional learning can help students gain skills to cope with managing risky situations, including substance use.