Woodbury Reports Review of News and Opinion Relating To Struggling Teens
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Woodbury Reports Review of News and Opinion Relating To Struggling Teens
News and Opinion of Interest to Parents and Professionals Working with With Struggling Young People - Web Page www.strugglingteens.com
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Drinking, Drugs, and the College Transition

Drinking, Drugs, and the College Transition | Woodbury Reports Review of News and Opinion Relating To Struggling Teens | Scoop.it
Substance abuse on college campuses is a frightening problem that few have solved. Here are lessons and approaches that have worked with students in the college transition.

Via Penrith Farms
Lon Woodbury's insight:

In essense this explains the reason sober houses and similar programs are popping up in college towns everywhere. -Lon

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Penrith Farms's curator insight, January 14, 2:55 PM

A lot of young adults get trapped by this culture and we have seen more than one incident of clients ending up at Penrith Farms due to drinking while in school.

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Suicide dropped from sociology lessons – are some topics too sensitive for school?

Suicide dropped from sociology lessons – are some topics too sensitive for school? | Woodbury Reports Review of News and Opinion Relating To Struggling Teens | Scoop.it
The exam board is taking the subject off the A-level syllabus to spare pupils ‘undue distress’ in class

Via Penrith Farms
Lon Woodbury's insight:

Isn't education supposed to help prepare students for the world?  It seems to me that dropping the topic of suicide from sociology classes because someone might be distressed by the discussion is setting up students that might be upset by the topic to be unprepared when it comes up in social gatherings of some sort.  -Lon

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Some colleges were left out of Obama’s new College Scorecard - The Washington Post

Some colleges were left out of Obama’s new College Scorecard - The Washington Post | Woodbury Reports Review of News and Opinion Relating To Struggling Teens | Scoop.it
Critics complain that some conservative colleges -- those that decline federal financial aid and its reporting requirements -- were left off a federal Web site comparing colleges.

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Lon Woodbury's insight:

The case for taking everything from Washington DC with a grain of salt seems to be growing. -Lon

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