edWebcasts

The Hidden Pandemic - Promoting Mental Health Among High School Students

June 29, 2021 The Jed Foundation
edWebcasts
The Hidden Pandemic - Promoting Mental Health Among High School Students
Show Notes

This edWeb podcast is sponsored by The Jed Foundation.
The edLeader Panel recording can be accessed here.

The pandemic has caused a pressing wave of mental health challenges across the nation, and the rising rates of suicide among teens have brought about major concerns. In this edWeb podcast, listeners learn about solutions to implement in high schools to ensure the health and success of our nation’s youth. The panelists share comprehensive approaches, as well as innovative strategies, that aim to support high schools to address the mental health needs of students now and into the future. 

By the end of this edWeb podcast, listeners are able to:

  • Learn innovations and strategies that are helping students and educator communities
  • Develop an understanding of their readiness to adopt mental health strategies to positively change the mental health landscape of their school community
  • Deepen their knowledge of the current mental health landscape of K-12 students in the United States


This edWeb podcast is of interest to school and district leaders as well as teachers at the high school level.  

The Jed Foundation’s approach is used to demonstrate how high schools can address the mental health needs of students with their cost-effective solution.

The Jed Foundation
We protect emotional health and prevent suicide for our nation’s teens and young adults.