Press April 6, 2021

Cyber Savvy Mom: Study shows social media has positive impact on students’ lives

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While many of us happily log on to Facebook and Instagram and share parts of our lives daily, many parents are also concerned about their kids and their social media use. For several years now we have navigated many confusing and alarming messages, including: social media is dangerous, and kids can be victims of predators, social media is bad for self-image and self-esteem, social media use can ruin a child’s reputation and harm their chances of college acceptance or employment.

Press February 18, 2021

Here’s what parents should know about Clubhouse

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Clubhouse is a live audio-only platform that’s quickly becoming a popular hit among the 18-and-older crowd. Even if students aren’t flocking there yet, TSI Founder and CEO Laura Tierney offered her advice for parents and educators looking to proactively stay ahead of the curve with Clubhouse and other emerging apps.

Press December 14, 2020

The Social Institute Unveils Curriculum for 4th Graders on SEL

eSchool News covers The Social Institute’s expansion into fourth grade. After initially launching its gamified social-emotional learning (SEL) curriculum in middle school and high school, The Social Institute is adding a fourth grade component to its #WinAtSocial curriculum beginning in January.