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New Focus On Children’s Mental Health

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, up to one in five children in the US suffer some sort of mental disorder in a given year, a number that adds up to 17 million young people who meet criteria for emotional and behavioral disorders.

“Giving children access to mental-health resources early in their . . . → Read More: New Focus On Children’s Mental Health

Why School Should Start Later in the Morning

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has taken a strong stand on the issue of adolescent sleep deficiency and is trying, for the first time, to influence education policymakers to start middle and high school classes later in the morning.

A number of studies have conclusively proven that adolescents need sleep to thrive . . . → Read More: Why School Should Start Later in the Morning