Parents’ Association Speaker: Jean Twenge, Ph.D. (via Zoom)
The Ellen Small Parents’ Association Speaker Series
Jean Twenge, Ph.D.
iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy — and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood
Wednesday, April 19 • 7 p.m. • Free and open to the public • Via Zoom
Registration: Parents’ Association Speaker Jean Twenge, Ph.D.
Jean M. Twenge, Professor of Psychology at San Diego State University, is the author of more than 180 scientific publications and seven books, including iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy — and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood and Generations: The Real Differences between Gen Z, Millennials, Gen X, Boomers and Silents — and What They Mean for America’s Future (published April 25, 2023).
Dr. Twenge frequently gives talks and seminars on teaching and working with today’s young generation based on a dataset of 11 million young people. Her audiences have included college faculty and staff, high school teachers, parents, military personnel, camp directors, and corporate executives. Her research has been covered in Time, Newsweek, The New York Times, USA Today, U.S. News and World Report, and The Washington Post, and she has been featured on Today, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning, Fox and Friends, NBC Nightly News, and National Public Radio. She holds a B.A. and M.A. from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.Back to Park School Events