Does Being Popular in High School Really Matter?

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Title:

Does Being Popular in High School Really Matter?

URL:

https://thinktv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/teen-popularity-kqed/does-being-popular-in-high-school-really-matter-above-the-noise/

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PBS
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Overview:

When you’re in high school, it can seem like being popular is the most important thing in the world. But being popular in high school tends to have adverse outcomes once someone enters early adulthood. It all depends on what type of popularity someone has because it turns out there are two types. They are status and likability. 

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 6
6.1.1) Describe the interrelationship between social and emotional health in adolescence.

a. . Identify how positive relationships can enhance each dimension of health.

b. Explain how stress can affect personal health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.3.5) Identify the necessity to seek help for mental and emotional health problems.

Examples: mood disorders, depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation

a. Locate information on how to cope with and rebuff unwanted physical and verbal exploitation by other persons.

Tags: emotional learning, social skills
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Author: Michelle Frye