How to Connect with Your Teenager

How to Connect with Your Teenager What did you do in school today?” “Nothing.” The automatic response of a teenager. Perhaps the most frustrating and confusing part of parenting a soon-to-be adult is how to connect on a daily basis. We want to help our children navigate life’s challenges, but…

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How to Get Anything and Everything DONE

How to Get Anything and Everything DONE! One common issue that teens and adults always seem to struggle with is time management and procrastination. Below is a list of tips for helping your teen get anything and everything done! BREAK IT DOWN & PRIORITIZE Any large assignment or test to…

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How to Best Prepare for a College Interview

How to Best Prepare for a College Interview Some universities may require a college interview, others may say they are optional. Either way, you can be prepared for an interview should you be interested in one. An interview is a chance for you to meet with someone who represents the…

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Why Teens Should Talk to Their Teachers Themselves

Why Teens Should Talk to Their Teachers Themselves Teens are afraid to talk to adults and teachers. It’s a task that has always been intimidating for teens, but with screens becoming a more prevalent way of communicating, it has become increasingly difficult. This can be challenging because they are an…

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7 Things To Do Before School Starts

7 Things To Do Before School Starts It’s that time again! The school year is rapidly approaching us and summer is winding down. Besides the obvious tasks of purchasing school supplies and making sure your teen has wrapped up their summer reading, there are seven things you need to make…

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How to Stop Procrastinating

Jumpstart Your Work: How to Stop Procrastinating When a due date is rapidly approaching, it’s easy to find anything else to do rather than starting on the task at hand. This is especially true when it comes to holding your teen accountable for their homework, school tasks and even household…

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The Power of Asking Powerful Questions

The Power of Asking Powerful Questions As your teenager progresses through school and grows older, communicating effectively with them can become more and more difficult. A simple, “How was your day?” isn’t going to illicit much of a response anymore as it did when they were in elementary and middle…

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How to Get Involved in High School

How to Get Involved in High School Student involvement is not only instrumental to character building during a teen’s high school career, but also important when it comes time to apply for college. Although this is a common go-to activity for most teens and their parents, your teenager doesn’t have…

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