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Teenagers think OUTSIDE the Box for Summer Jobs

A great article appeared in USAToday this week–about teens becoming entrepreneurs.  Lots of kids this summer will find themselves competing with adults for jobs.  It looks bleak for them in many areas of the country if they want to work.  But … Continue reading

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De-mystifying the Texting Codes

  According to an article at   abcnews.go.com : "Text speech is designed to be quick and easy."  Economically reducing the number of characters, kids get pretty darned quick at communicating with friends.  But parents (and not-so-savvy techno-phobes) may wonder what the kid … Continue reading

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Communicating with Your Adolescent

According to Thomas W. Phelan, PhD, "Most parents want to get along with their kids as well as possible. Since it sometimes feels like you come from different planets, however, getting along with your teens is a lot easier said … Continue reading

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