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So far Jonathan Cristall has created 23 blog entries.

Around The World, Girls Are Taught The Same Limiting Lesson

Why do we continue to train girls to be weak and boys to be aggressors on a global scale? Doing so impacts both for a lifetime.

Is your child a cyberbully and if so, what should you do?

Teaching kids not to cyberbully is just as important as teaching them to speak up if they are cyberbullied.

Interview with Jonathan Cristall, founder, “What They Don’t Teach Teens”

Interview with Jonathan Cristall, founder, “What They Don’t Teach Teens”

Pardons Give Second Chances To Ex-Offenders

New York has begun pardoning young adults convicted of non-violent crimes as teenagers through a program that could help up to 10,000 people.  From derailing college plans to preventing employment, criminal convictions can be deeply, permanently damaging.  Read Eduardo's story and then take our quick quiz on Police Searches and Conversations at http://whattheydontteach.info/quizzes/police-interactions/ Read article 

Raising A Child In The United States

Raising a child is one of the most significant financial investments a parent will make in their lifetime. As parents, we need to supplement this investment with tools and teachings that our children don't get in school. From understanding how to interact with law enforcement, to what affirmative consent looks like and sounds like, to [...]

10 tips for teen drivers

ATTENTION TEEN DRIVERS - STOP! and check out these important tips to stay safe and in the know before you get back in a car.

High Schools Need to Be Teaching Basic Life Skills

Teach me to adult! What skills do you want your teen to have mastered by the end of high school and is their school currriculum meeting those needs? Consider how to approach teaching critical basic life skills that may not be covered in school. Download Article

How to talk to kids about violence and terrorism

What is your plan for talking to kids about violence and terrorism? Do you have a strategy for what to do when your kids are unexpectedly exposed to information about violence or terrorism?

Gun Violence Since The Las Vegas Massacre

The 21 days following the Las Vegas shooting saw a daily average of over 38 people shot and killed, including numerous children. For first responders, this is "business as usual." Are those the statistics of a country that you feel safe in? If not, what do you think the causes of our problems with shootings [...]

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