Tips for raising an optimistic child in a world of pessimism

Story highlights

  • Put things in perspective by explaining that the loudest voices capture the most listeners
  • Standing up to cyberbullies shows that you believe you can make a change

If you're raising kids today, it can be easy to focus on the negative. And it's no wonder: Thanks to the 24-hour news cycle, social media, cell phone notifications -- and even sources you wouldn