More schools are leveraging peer counseling and mentoring programs to supplement suicide prevention and trauma-informed strategies.
By high school and college, many students have run out of steam. Anxiety—the mental-health tsunami of their generation—has caught up with them.
Why are student stress levels so elevated? Schools, parents, communities, and students all play a role, and solutions depend on everyone working together.
Study finds a ‘stress contagion’ in classrooms. If we do not help educators battle burnout, we risk the collateral damage of students, says author.
Although many experts say a new schedule can take the pressure off the school day and improve student engagement, the transition can be demanding.