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Student Stress

The Global Search for Education: How Should We Measure Success?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 12.02.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

"We see far too many kids who suffer from debilitating health issues, such as depression, eating disorders, perfectionism, severe sleep deprivation, ...

The Global Search for Education: What's Best For Your Child?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 10.19.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

The majority of us want a happy, healthy and productive life for our children. However according to Vicki Abeles (Director, Race to Nowhere) and author of Beyond Measure, our competitive education system is actually making our children sick and miserable.

All-Natural Student Stress Remedy: Silencing the Mind

Marina Rogers | Posted 12.13.2014 | College
Marina Rogers

On a practical level, meditation can aid in insomnia, stress, emotional instability, depression, productivity, concentration, eating-habits, and the list goes on... As students, we are all subject to these difficulties associated with academic endeavors.

App Can Tell When Students Are Stressed Out

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 10.03.2014 | College

A college student's smartphone might be smart enough to figure out when its owner is stressed, and in turn, predict what kind of GPA the student has. ...

Training Kids Without Stressing Them Out

Tim Elmore | Posted 05.25.2014 | Parents
Tim Elmore

Stress becomes destructive when opportunities look like obstacles. Let's help our students see them for what they are and learn to manage stress in a healthy way.

Why Grades Are Causing a Culture of Unhappiness Among College Students

Stephanie Yang | Posted 05.23.2014 | College
Stephanie Yang

While I am by no means advocating for looser academic standards or less learning, I don't think stricter grading scales necessarily enforce a higher level of learning.

American Teens Are Even More Stressed Than Adults

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 02.13.2014 | Healthy Living

Last year, the American Psychological Association's Stress in America survey found that Millennials, aged 18-33, were the country's most-stressed gene...

Collegers: Balancing the Emotional Rollercoaster

Joseph Cardillo, Ph.D. | Posted 01.01.2013 | College
Joseph Cardillo, Ph.D.

You might find yourselfthinking "it's 2012; isn't there an alternate way to wake your mind up to meet challenges robustly and still maintain your balance?" Is it even possible? Let's take a look.

The Global Search for Education: On Success

C. M. Rubin | Posted 01.15.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

The desire for successful children in a performance-based culture often consumes us before we realize it.

Back to School Stressors -- Invisible Indicators in the Lives of College Students

Carol J. Scott, M.D. | Posted 11.23.2011 | College
Carol J. Scott, M.D.

I want to share information; facts and ideas about three interrelated college student 'injuries' seen in emergency departments across the nation with alarming frequency in recent years.