Climate change is a mental health issue, not just an environmental one. Compassion practices may be able to help.
Self-compassion reduces our feelings of shame and self-doubt. We explore a practice to help quiet our inner critic with kindness.
The school year is almost over! These practices can help you recharge your batteries and get the most out of your summer break.
Brené Brown and other experts share insights on how parents and teachers can foster children’s creativity while nourishing their own.
Americans think they disagree about their national history more than they actually do. How can we close that perception gap?
Allison Briscoe-Smith explains why she's hopeful about bridging differences in our society—and what role colleges have to play.
Explore several pathways to more humble, open-minded learning experiences—for yourself and your students.
Children's media is an important part of building a diverse society.
The new Pixar film has moved viewers young and old to take a look inside their own minds.
Bestselling author Michael Pollan tries to get more out of life by temporarily giving up one of his pleasures.
A new study identifies the most effective approaches to bullying prevention.
Our team names the most provocative and influential findings published during this past year.
We round up the most-read Greater Good articles from the past year—and our editors pick the best of the rest.
Restorative practices—taking responsibility, making amends, and seeking forgiveness—are an alternative to strict punishments and blame.
Challenge and crisis have shaped the lives of today's college students. Where do they go from here?
Research suggests that fostering character strengths can help children be better students.