Essential Life Skills for Teens (Parents and Caregivers Too!)

What They Don’t Teach Teens includes thirteen topics:

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“I’m not only a veteran prosecutor for the city of LA and father to three sons, but I was once a deeply troubled teen.”

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We’ve put together some short and informative quizzes to raise awareness for teens (and their parents) about the seriousness of contemporary safety. They will certainly test your knowledge!

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Why I teach my kids to be rude

Teaching your children to say no, is not teaching rudeness, but rather the confidence to assert themselves in establishing boundaries should a difficult situation arise [...]

Study: Parents who give their teenagers alcohol are inviting trouble

Parents who claim that providing 'sips of alcohol' or permitting drinking 'under their supervision' is doing a huge disservice to their teens.  Providing any amount [...]

Teach Students To Use Social Media (The Right Way) And The Possibilities Are Endless

The use of social media in the classroom can be an effective tool for learning and teaching....if done the right and responsible way. Read More

The more you endlessly scroll on Facebook, the bigger the risk to your mental health

Research has found a negative correlation between the time spent on social media and one's emotional, psychological and mental health. Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg [...]

An adult who went undercover at a Kansas high school found today’s teenage girls think it’s ‘normal’ to post ‘promiscuous’ pictures online

An adult goes undercover as a high school student and realizes how rampant sexting is, especially among young girls.  It is so commonplace, that sexting [...]

Most sororities have to follow a sexist and potentially dangerous rule that gives men on college campuses power

College sororities have to partner with fraternal colleagues in order to serve alcohol to parties, often creating an imbalance of power in favor of their [...]

Safer Internet Day: Building online safety practices with young people

The UK is spearheading activities worldwide into a center that will provide information on keeping our children digitally and technologically safe at any age. #SID2018 [...]

How the Role of Teenage Girls is affected in a Misogynistic World.

Growing up 'a girl' comes with societal stereotypes that are often uncomplimentary to women.  However, denying oneself the right to like things intended or marketed [...]

What Happened When I Found My Teenage Son On A Hookup Site

What is the appropriate reaction to discovering your teenager has posted pictures of his/her genitals on the internet?  A mother gives her account of being [...]

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