20 Sep Teenage Students’ Stress Isn’t Always Bad
In this Sept. 19, 2018 NYT article, by Lisa Damour, “How to Help Teenagers Embrace Stress,” she tells us that student stress is not always bad. She cites recent studies that conclude how students view stress, either positive or negative, will effect how well they handle pressured situations. For example, when students take tests, those who accept that they will have stress do better than those who fear stress. Furthermore, by pushing through stress successfully, students can develop greater resiliency.