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THE PEAR INSTITUTE

Partnerships in Education and Resilience

Building a future where students and educators learn, dream, and thrive.

Updates from The PEAR Institute

Are Mental Health Disorder Rates in Youth Really Increasing?

In this Psychology Today post, Dr. Gil Noam explores the question of whether mental disorders in youth have been rising. Several recent studies have pointed to alarming trends. Are these true increases, or are other factors at play?

Our Guiding Principles

SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT

STEM INNOVATION

ASSESSMENTS

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Know Every Child

Assessment tools to help educators know their students at the beginning of the year. 

Create Proactive Systems

A framework to help schools and programs move from reactive to proactive approaches to student support.

Focus on Strengths

A social-emotional development approach to supporting student strengths and addressing challenges.

Use Data to Support All Learners

Data systems to guide decision-making from the district to the individual level.