You’ve heard it on the news: Prince George won’t be allowed to have a best friend at his new school. Is this crazy or a new ideal?
This week, we’re talking through the science on friendship, the benefits and drawbacks to having a childhood bestie, and our own experiences with “best friends” as children and adults.
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A Best Friend? You Must Be Kidding, New York Times
Schools are banning best friends to protect students’ feelings, Business Insider