Parent Tool Kit: Teen Edition

Parent Tool Kit - What parents can do to help their child succeed in school

What parents can do to help their teens succeed

This booklet is a supplement to the Parent Tool Kit: What parents can do to help their child succeed in school and is intended to help parents support and encourage teens with information organized into helpful sections:

  • BE A LISTENER: provides tips on how to listen and talk to your teen without a lot of stress
  • BE INFORMED: provides information on how to find out what is happening at school
  • BE A MENTOR: focuses on teen independence and freedom and what to do if you are anxious about letting go
  • BE A COACH: provides strategies for dealing with issues such as lack of sleep, stress or bullying
  • BE A LEARNER: focuses on technology and helping your teen be a good digital citizen
  • BE A GUIDE: provides resources for you and your teen to use together when planning life after secondary school

Parents, students and educators from Ontario's English and French language school boards have helped create this Tool Kit by participating in consultations, and in providing written content.

Parent Tool Kit: Teen Edition

This booklet is a supplement to the Parent Tool Kit: What parents can do to help their child succeed in school

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Parent Tool Kit

Parent Tool Kit: What parents can do to help their child succeed in school

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