Eden Pontz

Eden Pontz is Executive Producer and Director of Digital Content for CPTC. She oversees digital media content development and production for Parentandteen.com. She also writes, copyedits, and produces articles, podcasts, and videos for the site. Her pieces cover a range of topics including teen development, peer pressure, and mentoring. Eden brings years of experience as a former Executive Producer of Newsgathering at CNN, as well as a field producer, writer, and reporter for CNN and other news organizations.

5 Ways Teens Learned and Adapted During the Pandemic

Jun 16, 2021

Uncover ways young people adapted to the challenges of the past year living amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read

Why Things Shouldn’t Go Back to Normal After COVID-19

Mar 18, 2021

Why pediatrician Dr. Ken Ginsburg believes things shouldn’t go back to the way they were before the pandemic – and how a “new normal” could benefit teens and families.

Read
Category: Resilience

7 Ways to Support Teen Brain Growth

Jan 14, 2021

Support your teen super-learners.

Read

How to Talk to Teens About Civic Engagement After the Capitol Hill Riot

Jan 11, 2021

Strategies to process the riots and talk about the importance of civic engagement with teens.

Read

Best Advice You Got as a Teen

Dec 07, 2020

A father shares some of the best wisdom he got as a teen.

Read

Make Holiday Memories With Your Teen (Even During the Pandemic!)

Nov 17, 2020

Four ways to connect as a family during the holiday season.

Read