Safety is on students’ minds, but we can’t let those who threaten schools because of mental illness stop us from helping others.
School counselors provide valuable services for students, including mental health and college counseling. More are needed in 1 Md. district.
Bullying can affect more than academic performance, though its effects there have been documented. It can lead to suicide if not addressed.
If teens have strong friendships, they tend not to get as depressed as their lonely peers if they play video games for hours every day.
Creativity takes a blow, and teachers who expect students to be artistic should be better trained or more qualified to evaluate that artistic output.
Kids living in poverty have a harder time coping with violence in their lives than their more affluent counterparts. That makes school tough.
3 suicides in IL in 3 weeks, and officials are concerned that we are not paying enough attention to the signs of depression.