Middle-class high-schoolers aren’t getting any smarter, but their GPAs are rising—and that’s pushing their poor peers further behind, writes Jon Marcus in The Atlantic. MCC's Richard Weissbourd discusses the pressure on schools and the effect on kids.
Good Morning America checked in with a number of young women and our own Rick Weissbourd about hooking up, relationships, sexual harassment, and our new research report, The Talk. Watch the video here →
Young Americans are fascinated by "hooking up" and think it's OK to call girls "ho" — but they also wish they knew a lot more about true love and healthy relationships. Read more about our report, The Talk, on NBC.com.
This is the talk we need to have with young people.
Many adults—especially parents—often fret about youth and the "hook-up culture." But research suggests that far fewer young people are "hooking up" than we are commonly led to believe. This focus on the hook-up culture also obscures...