Quiet: The Power of Introverts with Susan Cain

Quiet: The Power of Introverts with Susan Cain


Susan Cain, bestselling author of "Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking," hosts this ten-part weekly series on parenting and teaching introverted children. Susan will dive into why quiet kids are unique and require different parenting and teaching methods from their extroverted peers. Susan and her expert guests will discuss how parents and schools can help introverts thrive, how social media allows quiet children to express themselves in ways that were never possible before, the neuroscience of introversion, and much more.


Episode 9: Parenting the Highly Sensitive Child  

How highly-sensitive children can often do better than their less sensitive peers.

Episode 8: Quiet at College  

How to help your quiet teen navigate the college application process

Episode 7: Molly Ringwald - Hollywood’s Introvert  

Hollywood, with its love of self-promotion, seems an unlikely place for a shy, introverted girl to find fame

Episode 6: Is Your Child Quietly Gifted?:  

Studies report that up to 75 percent of the highly gifted population are introverts.

Episode 5: How Young Introverts Can Thrive on Social Media  

How introverts use social media as a safe place to find their voice

Episode 4: Sports and Self-Esteem  

Mastering a sport is a great way to build a child's self esteem

Episode 3: Does grading classroom participation put quiet kids at a disadvantage?  

Does grading classroom participation put quiet children at a disadvantage?

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