Food for Thought

Here are links to articles, videos, and other types of media that we found interesting - we think you might too! Check them out!


 

The Scary Truth About What's Hurting Our Kids

Becky Mansfield - Your Modern Family

Scary Truth Article


Fostering Resilience Parent Education Event at Stanford

Fostering Resilience


Angela Lee Duckworth TED Talk on Grit

Grit TED Talk


Why Your Should Let Your Child Fail: The Benefits of Natural Consequences

James Lehman, MSW - EmpoweringParents.com

Benefits of Failure Article


10 Things to Know About Getting Into Your Dream College

Eric Hoover - The New York Times

10 Things to Know About Getting Into Your Dream College


Resources on Developing Resilience, Grit, and Growth Mindset

Edutopia

 

Developing Resilience


The Teen Brain: Still Under Construction

National Institute of Mental Health

The Teen Brain


How to Survive the College Admissions Madness

Frank Bruni - The New York Times

How to Survive the College Admissions Madness


Malcolm Gladwell on Elite Institution Cognitive Disorder at Zeitgeist Americas 2013

Malcolm Gladwell