Chicago Tribune interviews McNamee on explaining the teacher strike to children

Image: Gillian McNamee, Erikson Professor

Professor Gillian McNamee

Professor Gillian McNamee was quoted in the Chicago Tribune about how to talk to children about the Chicago Teachers Union strike.

McNamee encouraged parents to acknowledge anxiety or other emotions, remind children that the teachers and school administrators are not trying to hurt them, and discuss the strike in terms of fairness.

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