Teens Reap What Their Parents Sow >> "But what if it’s the conventional wisdom surrounding raising children that is specifically setting teens up for this additional turmoil beyond the physical and emotional changes that adolescence brings? What if we take a different tack? What if parents work to support rather than control their teens? What if we don’t try to keep them away from adult society as long as possible?
"If 90% of US families could comply with medical recommendations to breastfeed exclusively for 6 months, the United States would save THIRTEEN BILLION DOLLARS per year and prevent an excess 911 deaths, nearly all of which would be in infants."
During Bullying Prevention Month, you might hear a lot of people talking about Social & Emotional Learning, or SEL. So, what does that mean? This image breaks it down. For more information & resources, visit our Social and Emotional Learning topic page.
Make stress balls out of balloons and either rice, flour, or beans! Take a balloon and stretch it out a little. Then fill it with rice, flour, or beans.( You can use a funnel.) You can decorate them in a million different ways. Lots of fun!