Shame Nation: Helping Teens Choose Kindness In An Age of Trolling


Click here to download PDF to view a full presentation of the  Learning and the Brain Educating with Empathy presentation by Sue Scheff on Saturday, February 16th, 2019, in San Francisco, CA.


This was an engaging 60-minute session on helping young people choose kindness in an age of trolling and incivility. Attendees learned five ways that teens can develop digital resilience and critical thinking skills in order to become more media literate. Today both schools and businesses are previewing candidate‚Äôs social media behavior before they interview them, this session will equip you with strategies to help young people be their best selves online.


Your online behavior is a reflection of your offline character.  Kindness matters.