• How to talk to children about shootings: An age-by-age guide

    4 monthes ago - By NBC News

    A horrific event has happened once again. What do we tell our children?
    Read more ...

     

  • This Is What I Want To Say To My Students About Mass Shootings

    This Is What I Want To Say To My Students About Mass Shootings

    4 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    A letter to my students:
    Just days ago, you watched while children your age flee from their school , hands on heads, while some were able to send photos and videos of a scene in a classroom much like your own where they were locked down. You learned later that day that 17 people were killed. Killed in a school that isn't so different from yours, in a place that you are supposed to be able to go and feel safe. And this isn't the first time you have seen this.
    That day after you came into my classroom, scared, asking me what I would do if we had a gunman in the building. You needed the...
    Read more ...

     

  • How to talk to your children about school shootings

    4 monthes ago - By NBC News

    Megyn Kelly talks to psychologist Jennifer Hartstein and school psychologist Tom Kersting about the Florida school shooting. Hartstein says "kids have gotten more anxious" and Kersting agrees that due to the impact of social media, "We're seeing a tremendous amount of mental health issues, a sort of lack of reality."
    Read more ...