Month: December 2021

More Tinsel and Less Tension: Getting the Best Out of the Holiday

December 27, 2021

Celebrating the holiday season brings a lot of benefits to individual wellbeing, but it can also bring a spike in pressure, perfectionism and family drama. Perhaps it is a good time to take advantage of the disruption to the way things have always been done, psychologists said.

Why Teacher Shortages Are Growing in New England (AUDIO)

December 8, 2021

“Teachers are reporting leaving the field prior to retirement and the rates of stress are increasing across all teachers and increasing at faster rates for elementary school teachers,” Lisa Sanetti, a professor of educational psychology at the University of Connecticut, told And Another Thing.