Thompson, C. (2019, June 07). Schools reckon with social stress: ‘I’m on my phone so much’. Retrieved July 1, 2019.

Smartphone-driven social media is one of the main drivers of stress among students, research shows. Now, some schools are taking steps to help reduce students’ anxiety by engaging students in mindfulness activities, hiring outside firms to scan social media for signs students need additional support, and encouraging students to unplug.

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