Different rules apply: "...complicity in racism is mostly passive: if you're not fighting inequality every day, in ways both large and small, and if you accept the benefits of white privilege without questioning their rightness, you're part of the problem, too."
TALKING TO KINDERGARTNERS ABOUT THEIR WRITING. . .To build emotional resilience, research says, "Praise children's efforts, perseverance, and willingness to try new things—NOT how smart they are.” Specific encouragement is much more helpful than generic praise. THIS BLOG SHOWS EXAMPLES OF KINDERGARTEN WRITING with language that empowers young learners.
"These characters, originating as they did in mid-century Europe, exhibit the quaint sexism in which boys or men are generic people--with their unique qualities and abilities--while girls and women are primarily identified by their femininity." - Philip Cohen
Last year, the American Psychological Association's Stress in America survey found that Millennials, aged 18-33, were the country's most-stressed generation. Now, the title belongs to an even younger demographic: American teenagers. Even before t...