Lyn Mikel Brown on what adults — parents, educators — can do to lead girls to a more accurate idea of power and activism. They are seizing opportunities closed to previous generations — in science, sports, and leadership. The piece came on the heels of a slew of recent research that showed a rise in depression and anxiety and a dip in confidence for girls, especially as they enter middle school. Friends were telling me stories about their struggling daughters, particularly around social media and feeling left out. Around the same time, a group of us saw the movie Eighth Grade , about an apprehensive year-old girl enduring the last week of middle school.
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To create this article, people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This article has been viewed , times. Learn more Sixth grade can be a tricky time for everyone, whether you're at the top of the food chain in elementary school or the bottom of the social radar. If you want to be cool and popular, it's all about acting like you're already cool , boosting your confidence, and waiting for the world to catch on.