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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DRL-1513282 and Grant No. DRL-1614239. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.
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Mood Ring

At Youth Radio, we understand young people–because we are young people. So we know, it’s not always easy to handle emotions. Two things help:

Noticing patterns in how you feel, and Reaching out to trusted others.

That’s what Mood Ring helps you do! Here’s how it works: As often as you like (we recommend at least once a day), pick any combo of emojis that reflect how you’re feeling. You can a little written reflection, too.

  • Namiye Peoples
  • Jazon Blasher
  • Storm White
  • John Perez
  • Lissa Soep
  • Jessica Wang
  • Gabriel Saravia
  • Asha Richardson
  • Donta Jackson
  • Cassandra Xiloxochitl Gutierrez