teen behavior

  1. Parenting

    Understanding your teen’s slang

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    Parents of teens know that the vernacular changes quicker than the seasons. It's difficult to keep up, let alone communicate with...
  2. Parenting

    At what age should you let your daughter have a boyfriend?

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    You're one step away from committing your teenager for being boy crazy, but does that necessarily mean she's ready for a boyfriend?...
  3. Parenting How-Tos

    How to communicate with your teen

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    Communicating with your teen involves much more than just talking. At the heart of any communication is the opportunity for you to...
  4. Parenting

    Encouraging teens to eat healthy

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    Teens are confronted with lots of temptations, including unhealthy eating choices such as vending machine snacks and greasy fast...
  5. Parenting

    Help your teen adjust to a new school

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    Whether your teen is going to a new school in a new town or transitioning from middle to high school, starting a new school can be...
  6. K-12

    How to know if your child is a cyber bully

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    You teach your child to stay safe with the technology he uses, but how do you know if your kiddo is abusing his high-tech freedom?...
  7. Parenting

    Negotiating with teenagers: Crazy or critical?

    You may put the notion of “negotiating” with teenagers on the same level as negotiating with toddlers: Crazy. After all, both...
  8. Parenting

    Prom peer pressure

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    As if being a high schooler isn’t tough enough, the pressures of prom can weigh heavily on your teen. Here are some tips on how to...
  9. K-12

    Sleep and your older child

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    The change may be gradual or it may seem sudden. You adolescent starts having trouble falling sleep at night (even though you’ve...
  10. K-12

    The new teen relationships

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    In a teen’s tech-savvy world, texting is the medium of choice for asking someone out, flirting, communicating and breaking up. Are...
  11. K-12

    7 Tips for teaching your child responsibility

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    Looking for a way to teach children responsibility? The best lessons can be taught right at home. Whether you’re a reformed...
  12. K-12

    Teens and risky behaviors: Violence at school

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    Over the last decade and a half, there has been an increase in the percentage of kids who have not gone to school on a given day...
  13. Parenting How-Tos

    How to talk to teenagers

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    You used to have such a close relationship with your son or daughter. They would tell you everything. But then these funny things...
  14. K-12

    Connecting with your kids: Strategies for tough conversations

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    Fewer than half of all sixth graders describe their family communication as positive and only 22 percent of high school seniors do....