Help Teens Take Responsibility

It’s always good to look for ways to help teens take responsibility. There are some new schools that have found a way to give more of a mature feel to high school. When class is over at Rancho Mirage High School, students pack their bags and head to the next...

Teen’s Pain in the Back

There may be something more than just heavy book-bags and the text books within to blame for teens “pain in the back”. If your teen is complaining about a sore back, you might be interested in this new study.  A recent study found that shorter desks and...

Educating Tweens And Teens About Sexting

Today’s tweens and teens are sexting.   You may wonder, “What ARE they thinking?” The reality is they probably aren’t. After all, they’re adolescents and thinking through behavior and resulting consequences doesn’t work for children, tweens or teens. It’s not their...

Social Media And Teens Who Use It To Do Good Works

Parents, social media and teens may not be a bad combination after all.  A new study indicates a big jump in trends on social media and teens who use it to do good works. Teens say social media has made them more aware of the needs of others.  Example: 200,000 teens...