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Opening up about #mentalhealth is hard — but so important. That’s why @theroyalfamily made time for such a needed conversation. 🙌 How does your family make space to talk about mental health?

News that no one wants to report. There was another school shooting this morning in Santa Fe, Texas. There have been 20 weeks so far 2018, and there have already been 22 school shootings where someone was hurt or killed. That is an average of more than one shooting per week in schools alone. Just after this morning’s shooting in Santa Fe, a survivor stated to KTRK that “it has been happening everywhere. I wasn’t surprised it happened here ... I was just scared. I just kept running.” As a nation, we must do better for our children. 📲More on our stories today + linkin.bio 📷 Photos via KTRK.

If you grew up in the '90s, chances are you learned a thing or two from #BoyMeetsWorld. While navigating the world, no one was perhaps more influential on Cory, Topanga, Shawn, and Eric than George Hamilton Feeny. Mr. Feeny was the ideal educator. Like all the best teachers, he didn't just lecture on literature and history. He was a mentor, a father figure, an advisor, and a confidante. He never stopped believing in his students and their ability to become the best versions of themselves and make the world a better place. Feeny may not have been a real teacher, but the actor who played him, William Daniels @mrbilldaniels (yes, he has an IG feed!), has immense respect for educators. For #NationalTeacherAppreciationDay, the 91-year-old thespian stopped by @enews to send an important message to everyone who's been influenced by an instructor. "Thank your teachers today and every day. And remember — as much as you learn from them, they learn from you. Believe in yourselves. Dream. Try. Do good. I love you all. Class dismissed.” ... Cue the tears. Pass the tissues. | Did you have a favorite teacher growing up? What set them apart? #TeacherAppreciationWeek full story in our linkin.bio | 📷: ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images.

"I have anxiety," @vancityreynolds explained to @nytimes. "I've always had anxiety." "Both in the lighthearted, 'I'm anxious about this,' kind of thing,'" he continued, "and I've been to the depths of the darker end of the spectrum, which is not fun.” Reynolds isn't alone at the darker end of that spectrum. About 18.1% of adults in the U.S. — 40 million people — live with an anxiety disorder, according to the #Anxiety and #Depression Association of America. The organization reports it's the most common form of mental illness in the country. If you're in Reynolds' boat, there's no need to feel helpless. Everyone's anxiety is different, so there's not a one-size-fits-all approach to treatment, but the @mayoclinic has some advice for those living with its effects: Take part in activities you enjoy, avoid drugs or alcohol (which can worsen symptoms), and consider reaching out for help from a medical professional. Check out our link in bio to read the full article with Ryan Reynolds — and see how he manages anxiety. Is anxiety something you have faced? What do you do to help manage it? | 📷 Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images.

Remember your senior yearbook quote? In recent years, students have gotten quite creative, and a handful have even gone viral. One student recently got her clever quote completely perfect. In fact, we think she nailed it. "Grey's Anatomy. Season 5, Episode 6, 39:40." Don't worry, you don't need to go through the entire series to decode answer (could be fun, though). Just swipe right for a freeze frame of the episode! Overall, Krysta Montoya is surprised by the reaction she's gotten. She says that she chose to code her message so school officials wouldn't cut it from the yearbook, but she didn't really expect anyone else to care. "A lot of friends I don’t talk to came out and told me how cool and awesome it was!" Montoya tells Upworthy. Way to keep it honest, proud, and fun, Krysta! (Now we're off to rewatch old "Grey's" episodes...) If you could go back, what would your quote be? | Read the full story in our link In bio 📲

There is no framework to define what an entrepreneur "should" look like — or for that matter, how old they should be. While many of her classmates were focused on playing, Hannah Grace has made and sold over 700 homemade bath bombs and returned 20% of her profit to fight for a cure for juvenile diabetes, a disease that she has had most of her life. We love stories like this from @60secdocs and are sharing another that caught our hearts in our IG Stories today! What cause do you find yourself most drawn to giving back to? Any great NPOs we should check out? Tag 'em below! | Visit Hannah’s website via our link in bio 📲

Comedian, screenwriter, and activist @michelleisawolf hosted the 2018 #WhiteHouseCorrespondentsDinner. And, well, she didn't hold back. All jokes aside, there are 6 #MichelleWolf quotes from the #WHCD we should be talking about. You can swipe through our IG stories to read them all, or click our link in bio for the full story | What did you think of her speech? Let us know below! 📷: by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Netflix.

Happy Earth Day, everyone! 🌎 We're always looking for new ways to help the planet so we've partnered with our friends at @garnierusa, @dosomething and @terracycle to help combat the problem of old shampoo bottles going to landfills. Check out our Story to find out how you can join @garnierusa to recycle your #empties and #BeautyResponsibly. 🌳#upworthyxgarnier #sp

And thank you, #FrancesMcDormand, for this. 👍🏽 // 📷: repost @hollywoodreporter

Congrats to @jordanpeele who just made history as the first black screenwriter to win Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards. 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 📷: @gettyimages

This kink educator is challenging the culture of sex shaming. Check out the full piece in our story. #love #acceptance #upworthy

Amazing work, @kehindewiley 📷: @kehindewiley

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