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Updates from The PEAR Institute!

The PEAR Institute: Partnerships in Education and Resilience Updates from The PEAR Institute Are Mental Health Disorder Rates in Youth Really Increasing? by Dr. Gil G. Noam According to a recently released report in the Journal of the American Medical Association

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Boston Globe Article

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/11/16/for-poor-students-suburbs-are-sure-path-college/T1qo4bg3CaQ9L5nGmQIHIO/story.html

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APA Press Release — Video Games Blamed More For School Shootings by White Males

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ACT To Allow Students To Retake Sections Of The Test To Improve Overall Score : NPR

https://www.npr.org/2019/10/08/768373925/act-to-allow-students-to-retake-sections-of-the-test-to-improve-overall-score Prospective college students who take the ACT exam will soon be able to retake sections of the test to improve their overall score without having to retake the entire exam. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: For students thinking about college,

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Article from American Council on Education: A Look At Five Key Outcomes in Early Adulthood for Associate Degree Earners

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Article: Daily touchscreen use in infants and toddlers is associated with reduced sleep and delayed sleep onset

https://www.nature.com/articles/srep46104

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BULLYING– Bullying on Mental Health and Other Updates

The Effects of Bullying on Mental Health Bullying may seriously affect the mental health and wellbeing of children and youth. Parents, teachers, coaches, and other youth-serving adults are in positions where they are able to notice when there are signs of

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GreenRoots is Guest Author on Transportation Justice Article

https://commonwealthmagazine.org/opinion/power-on-chelsea/ State transportation policies fail communities of color More can be done to address public health and environmental inequities MARIA BELÉN POWER and CHRIS DEMPSEY May 12, 2019 IF YOU WANT TO UNDERSTAND the intersection of public health, transportation, and the environment, come

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New Thinking on Infant Development | Parenting

New Thinking on Infant Development | Parenting http://www.parenting.com

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Corporal punishment: guidelines about using scripture

Hello ACT Community! Check attached  “Guidelines for Working with Parents Who Use Corporal Punishment Based on Religious Beliefs”.  Developed by the Academy on Violence and Abuse. Sent to us by Dr. Michele Knox. Thanks Michele! It is a short paper

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