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  • Teens and Technology - Your Teen Magazine for Parents
    for technology social media and lots more Popular posts Why Not Parent Online the Way Your Do Offline and How Social Media Stresses Teens Out Latest on Technology Internet Monitoring Balancing Privacy and Safety 0 Internet Monitoring Balancing Privacy and Safety Parents don t have a complete understanding of the perils inherent in social media but we want to protect our children fro more 05 Mar 2012 Internet Monitoring Dad and Son 0 Paul 14 Year Old Avid Facebook User About a year ago my dad started monitoring my Facebook page It s super annoying He can see everything I write and everything my friends wri more 05 Jan 2012 Technology Parents Take Control 1 Does dinner at your house include phones tablets and more Learn how to take control of technology in your home more 30 Nov 2011 Tag technology teens and technology Advice for Parents about Social Media 0 Simon Axten from Facebook and Hemanshu Nigam from MySpace answer questions about social media safety precautions We don t have to be technology experts to help manage our teens on more 12 Oct 2011 Tag facebook myspace online security safety policy social networking teens online Teens and Sexting Still

    Original URL path: http://yourteenmag.com/technology/page/12 (2016-04-26)
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  • 3 Tips for Parents Who Disagree - Advice from an Expert
    naturally be more of a disciplinarian the other may have more laid back tendencies Put these parents together and suddenly you have one parent who wants to ground for life and the other who wants to let everything go This happens because each parent feels the need to offset the effect of the other The consequence focused parent worries that the teen won t learn the lesson and pushes for more severe consequences Conversely the permissive parent worries that harsh punishment might damage self esteem or hurt the parent child relationship and takes a stand for a slap on the wrist Sometimes parents just cannot reach a compromise and have to agree to disagree about certain parenting decisions When you find yourself reacting strongly to a decision your spouse co parent made try to get some perspective and tune into your values as a parent Do you really think the teen needs to be punished so severely or are you falling prey to polarization Think about the decision you would make if your spouse was out of the country and you had to come up with the decision on your own Likely you d want to consider your co parent s perspective too which is also what you should try to do here 2 Have empathy If you re feeling baffled or frustrated by a parenting decision that your co parent made try to understand the how and the why of that conclusion Often the answers for someone s approach to parenting may be found by thinking about that person s own childhood For example a dad who always wants to be the good time dad and is reluctant to set limits or give consequences may have grown up in an overly punitive environment He may have decided that he

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  • Move Out Skills: So, You Need to Write a Formal Letter
    a Formal Letter 0 04 Apr 2016 by Meredith Pangrace By Diana Simeon A lot of communication these days is pretty much totes casual but there are still times when your teenager will need to use actual formal English outside of the classroom Applying for a job or communicating with a college admissions officer for example This issue we offer a run down of some basics teenagers need to keep in mind Format your letter correctly google how to format a formal letter to get started Use a more formal style of English but not so formal that you sound old fashioned No contractions It is not It s I would not I d No slang or acronyms LOL Write in complete sentences Check your spelling and grammar especially capitalization Mistakes will make a bad impression Use an honorific Ms Prof Mr and begin with Dear Dear Ms Smith Note the colon after the name Keep your letter or email to three or four paragraphs or less Close your communication appropriately Sincerely will work in the majority of cases Thanks a bunch not so much Use a standard font Times New Roman works Comic Sans does not Ask a parent or friend to proofread your letter or email before you send it Check out the other articles in our Move Out Skills series How to Do Laundry How to Get Someplace How to Cook Some Stuff How to Make an Appointment Over the Phone How to Talk on the Phone How to Handle a Fender Bender How to Self Advocate How to Handle Basic First Aid Diana Simeon is managing editor of Your Teen Read more on this topic Move Out Skills Making Appointments Over the Phone Move Out Skills Email Etiquette A Teen Writes a Letter Home Top 10

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  • "Hello. Where R U?" When the Texting Abruptly Stops -
    but I think that by definition you would have to be responsive Here s how it goes with them Kid one sends a text Plan tonight My response Dinner Clean up dinner typing His response Ha Do I need to be home My response Only if you want dinner typing His response Kk My response Do you have plans no typing His response His response His response As one of my friend jokes did he throw his phone in the toilet Was he abducted Stroke at such a young age Kid number two sends a text Hey What s the plan for Friday This kid is a planner My response Dinner Family movie typing His response Is it okay if a friend comes over My response Sure typing His response We may do our own thing for dinner My response Seems silly I have food Why spend no typing His response His response His response Is it me Did I say the wrong thing Some would argue how great that I get to have the last word Not so much For amusement I looked up the definition of first responder Here s what I found It is important that they have access to reliable interoperable communications Does that mean 24 hour access to a handheld computer that receives and sends communication across the world Check Whenever they want Check To whomever they want Check But it doesn t work if they don t use it I am horrified thinking about my kid the EMT taking a pulse ox getting the patient on the gurney and then just walking away I can t help but think about the book I used to read to them when they were little Click Clack Moo Cows that Type Farmer Brown s cows find an old typewriter in the barn All day he hears them typing sound familiar and they send him letters listing various demands the similarity is uncanny The similarity wanes though as these fictitious characters keep responding They don t just disappear out of nowhere These fictitious characters had better communication skills than my non hoofed iPhone carrying human beings whom presumably have higher IQs The cows even used punctuation and spelled out the word Y O U So as I think about the aging Baby boomers and my generation not far behind I hope and pray that my startup son can create an app for emergencies HELPI VEFALLEN and that his charming brother can build a team to sell it to prospective clients and his soulful sister can raise the funds for it It s the only hope we ve got Stephanie Schaeffer Silverman is publisher of Your Teen Read more on this topic How to Keep My Son From Texting Me From Upstairs Texting Your Teen s Friends Maybe Not Aware of the Danger Yet Still Texting While Driving Does Texting Hurt Grammar Mebbe Ys Maybe No About the Author Social Share 2 Comments Adel Bishai March 30 2016 at

    Original URL path: http://yourteenmag.com/parent-humor/teen-stops-texting (2016-04-26)
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  • Teens and Family Life - Your Teen Magazine for Parents
    Family Life F ind out how to keep calm and carry on with teenagers in the house Includes tips for how to discipline a teenager Popular posts Why Tweens Need Privacy and How Can I Stop the Backtalk Latest on Family Life Setting Boundaries with Teens Sticking to No 0 When teens get an answer they don t like NO they will ask again and again more 24 Mar 2016 How to Get Your Teen to Write Thank You Notes 4 Just in time for all those graduation gifts more 22 Mar 2016 6 Ideas for Teaching Your Kids About Money 0 Steps for building your teenager s financial confidence and competence more 18 Mar 2016 Teenagers are Cats Not Dogs 0 Inscrutable aloof reticent Sound familiar more 15 Mar 2016 When Parenting Styles Conflict 0 It s not so easy when parenting styles collide says our dad blogger more 09 Mar 2016 Excuse Me What to Do When Your Teen Swears at You 0 It was cute when your toddler called you a poopy head But when your teenager calls you a bad word it doesn t feel cute at all more 04 Mar 2016 Previous 1 2 3

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  • Teens and Family Life - Your Teen Magazine for Parents
    to discipline a teenager Popular posts Why Tweens Need Privacy and How Can I Stop the Backtalk Latest on Family Life 5 Ways to Reduce Parenting Stress When Raising Teenagers 4 Yep teenagers can stress us out We have five ideas to help more 26 Feb 2016 Not In My House When You Can t Take the Teenage Messy Room 0 Our short video has advice for parents who can t take the mess more 21 Feb 2016 Q A with Dr Lisa Damour Author of Untangled 0 We talk with Your Teen contributor Dr Lisa Damour about her new parenting book Untangled more 08 Feb 2016 So You Screwed Up How to Fess Up To Your Teen 0 So you re not perfect and you sometimes make a parenting mistake Right Of course Our short video has advice for how to talk with your teenager about it more 06 Feb 2016 Top 10 Move Out Skills Don t Let Your Kid Leave Home Without These 0 We ve got a list of grown up skills your teenager should be able to handle before going to college more 01 Feb 2016 Giving Isn t Just For the Holidays 0 We

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  • Teens and Family Life - Your Teen Magazine for Parents
    calm and carry on with teenagers in the house Includes tips for how to discipline a teenager Popular posts Why Tweens Need Privacy and How Can I Stop the Backtalk Latest on Family Life Move Out Skills Making Appointments Over the Phone 0 Many teenagers are loath to pick up the phone and talk to a real live person more 25 Jan 2016 Why Can t You Just Turn Off the Lights 0 Our writer swore she d never grumble about electricity the way her parents did And then more 25 Jan 2016 How to Stick to a Curfew 0 It s midnight Do you know where your teenagers are Expert advice on making curfew work more 18 Jan 2016 It s January Time for Your Annual Parenting Review 0 You set goals for your professional life so why not for your parenting life more 12 Jan 2016 I m Dreaming of an Imperfect Christmas 0 I love Christmas but there are some traditions I could do without more 26 Dec 2015 Single Parenting Why I Decided to Do Less During the Holidays 0 I found myself constantly overwhelmed by juggling the hectic holiday season and everyday life more 26

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  • Teens and Family Life - Your Teen Magazine for Parents
    the house Includes tips for how to discipline a teenager Popular posts Why Tweens Need Privacy and How Can I Stop the Backtalk Latest on Family Life All I Want for Christmas Is Not What My Mom Picks Out 0 Seriously did my mom know me at all more 21 Dec 2015 When Teens Have Cash Who Pays for What 0 Savvy parents make their teenagers pitch in Here s how you can too more 15 Dec 2015 When a Mom Shows Up at a Party in Her PJs Here s What Happens Next 0 I had a gut feeling my son was up to something so I decided to check it out more 15 Dec 2015 How Does Divorce Look to You Stories from Parents Teenagers and Experts 0 Today about half of teenagers have parents who are divorced more 10 Dec 2015 Divorce Teens 7 Tips for Successfully Blending Families 0 Our expert has some ideas for how new partners can successfully blend their families more 10 Dec 2015 Your Teenager Loves Vlogs Wait What s a Vlog 0 We ve got a list of three popular vlogs so you can check out what millions of teenagers are

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