Forty six percent of teens report being online “almost constantly”
Published on September 1, 2022
Recent study highlights teens’ online experiences and use of several social media platforms.
Positive emotions and behaviors are contagious
Published on August 9, 2022
Fostering kindness, compassion and empathy early on in children and teens can help reduce bullying.
Free online disaster preparedness games help youth prepare for emergencies
Published on October 1, 2020
A variety of age-appropriate interactive resources can help children learn what to do before, during and after a disaster.
How to fight fairly
Published on June 24, 2018
Fair fighting is a way to resolve conflict effectively.
Family decision making tips
Published on April 30, 2018
Learn to avoid situations that effect unproductive family decisions.
Qualities of a healthy family
Published on April 2, 2018
Healthy families have variety of traits that provide well-being.
Staying safe at college
Published on December 13, 2017
Important information to keeping your college and high school student safe while at school.
Celebrating 100 years of Michigan State University Extension in Alcona County
Published on October 19, 2017
Alcona County and Michigan State University Extension are celebrating 100 years since the introduction of Extension to Alcona County in May 1917.
Responding to hate
Published on August 29, 2017
The Southern Law Poverty Center and the Anti-Defamation League have released resources to address and respond to hate, bigotry, racism and anti-Semitism.
Managing family quarrels
Published on May 24, 2017
Parents are bound to have disagreements. Here are some ways to minimize the negative impact of family quarrels on children.