Actionable advice for parents and teachers—
based on science. 

Talking to Yourself

You’ve got a friend in you


Today, I’ve asked Ethan Kross to share his tip of the week. This is the first of a two-part series on chatter. 


In 2012, a 14-year-old Pakistani girl received one of the most frightening messages imaginable: a terrorist group was plotting to kill her.

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Evidence-based ways to help children thrive. We continue to make enhancements, so visit again soon!

Grit Playbook

Passion and perseverance for long-term goals

Gratitude Playbook

Appreciating what you’ve been given

Self-Control Playbook

Doing what’s best despite short-term temptations

Curiosity Playbook

Wanting to know more

Purpose Playbook

Commitment to making a meaningful contribution to the world

Intellectual Humility Playbook

Recognizing the limitations of your knowledge