- Empathy: Teaching your Teenager How to Care About Others
The ability to recognize others as human beings with feelings just like you is called empathy. It is a quality that underlies love, caring and compassion. Teaching your teenager how to care about others and set them up to develop strong social relationships.
- Helping Your Teen Learn to Budget His Money
It is important for your teenage children to learn how to handle money. Spending patterns set in the teen years will tend to influence them when they reach adulthood.
- Benefits of Clubs, Sports, and More for Your Teenager
Belonging to a club or team has the potential to help teenagers socially and academically. The benefits of participation are often dependent on the number and variety of activities throughout their lifetime.
- Coping With Teen Stress
Teenagers are exposed to difficult life situations on an almost constant basis. The very concept of being a teenager provides the perfect recipe for stress and the affects this has on the body can be just as dangerous for teens as they are for older generations.
- Quick and Healthy School Lunch Ideas for Teens
Healthy eating has been proven to reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression, increase longevity, amp up your energy and improve your overall health. During the school day, it can become difficult for teens to eat healthy -- but you can help out with these awesome lunch ideas!
- Understanding Typical Grade School Code of Conduct Rules
Use this general guide to grade school code of conduct rules to prepare your child for the rules at school. As they move toward their teen years, it's even more important to set and enforce boundaries. These tips might save your child from inadvertently breaking rules and getting into trouble!
- Starting High School - Tips to Get Your Student Off to a Good Start
These tips for starting high school may mean the difference between a traumatic first day of school and one that is glided through with ease. Use these tips and the knowledge of your child's personality to make their transition a smooth one.
- A Day in the Life of a High School Student: Making High School a Memorable Experience
We have tips so parents can create ideas and activities to make their teen's high school days as memorable as possible. Many teens enter high school overwhelmed by the hustle and bustle, and by encouraging them to become involved you can help your teen become a well rounded individual.
- Bonding with Your Teen: Some Do's and Don'ts to Have an Open Dialogue
Want to talk with your teenager with minimal fuss or frustration? Consider time, place, words, tone and volume, facial expressions and gestures so as not to set off WWIII in your home. Bonding with your teen can be a happy time for both of you.
- Moving Beyond Twilight
Now that your tween or teen has read the Twilight Saga, how are you going to keep the momentum going?
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