Parent College Tip #20: 3 Reasons Your Teen Should Work This Summer

Parent College Tip #20: 3 Reasons Your Teen Should Work This Summer

In addition to the obvious college-related summer tasks, you should encourage your teen to work, and here's why.

Parent College Coach Tip #16: Don’t Fear the Empty Nest

Parent College Coach Tip #16: Don’t Fear the Empty Nest

Although you always knew that this day would come, there is a part of you that is also dreading graduation. There’s a pretty good chance that you will experience some empty nest feelings.

Parent College Coach Tip #15: Talk To Your Teens About Peer Pressure

Parent College Coach Tip #15: Talk To Your Teens About Peer Pressure

During their teenage years, our greatest fear is the peer pressure they face to act recklessly. And in college, we’re afraid they will do something to put their lives in jeopardy because they are impaired by alcohol. These peer pressures keep parents up at night and even the most stalwart of heart frightened.

Parent College Coach Tip #12: Five Positive Parenting Tips

Parent College Coach Tip #12: Five Positive Parenting Tips

While over-parenting can be a problem, studies show that involved parents have more successful children. Here are five things parents should do to help prepare their teens for college.

Parent College Tip #11: Don’t Make These Parenting Mistakes

Parent College Tip #11: Don’t Make These Parenting Mistakes

Are you hovering around the helicopter parent line? Check this list of parenting mistakes we sometimes make with our college-bound teens.