Ty Tashiro: Awkward

Why We’re Socially Awkward and Why That’s Awesome
Ty Tashiro
TEDxNashville, Jun 14, 2018

7:45 we have more connections than we ever did before but we have fewer meaningful relationships and find it harder to form a deep connection with the people that we care about the most


Should I move my kid to a brand new school?

A Behavioral Analysis of Emerging Social Status in Boys’ Groups
John D. Coie and Janis B. Kupersmidt
Child Development, Vol. 54, No. 6 (Dec., 1983), pp. 1400-1416

Should I move my kid to a brand new school?
The answer is probably no.
Probably by the end of that very first day before lunch that child is probably going to have the same reputation among peers as they had in the first place all over again in a brand new place.

Psychology of Popularity
by Dr. Mitch Prinstein