Consequences! Sometimes “Sorry” Just Doesn’t Cut It!
Our children need to know that their are consequences for their actions and they need to know that consequences are out of their control.
I’ve spoken to many parents whose CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
Set Your Boundaries!
Don’t shy away from putting in boundaries with your older teens.If you need to put yr foot down then put it down and stick with it.
Yes they might kick off and have a mini rant – but that’s only to be expected. Who likes to be told No? CLICK TO READ MORE
Play the Long Game!
We don’t have to get drawn into any arguments that our children instigate with us. They know exactly which buttons to press and before you know it you’ll be in a full blown argument. The problem is – is that they are often experts at this…. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
Decide Your Normal – & Go With That!
if hearing your teen’s key in the door fills you with dread – don’t allow that to be your normal!
If they are swearing at you, threatening you, disrespecting you – don’t allow it to be your normal!
If your child is always arguing with you or fighting with their brother or sister – don’t allow it to be the normal that occurs in your home!
The bottom line is – if your child is able to function okay in other environments. If they are able to hold it together CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
Make Sure Your Teen Checks Their Private Bits!
If Your Teen Needs to Get Off the X-Box – MAKE IT HAPPEN!
Parental confidence is a real issue – but it is our job to put what we know is good for our children – in place!
No Apologies! CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
SATs REVISION! ENOUGH ALREADY!
Of course we all want our children to do well. As well as the possibly can do.
We want them stretched and challenged – and if they’re in school to learn – we want to be able to mark their progression.
SATs should be a great way to do that – however the fact is that they are being abused.
ARGGHH! MY TEEN IS NOT EXAM MOTIVATED!
Is there anything more frustrating than watching your child just sit there – unmotivated, uninterested by their upcoming exams?
So what do you do now? CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT
EXAMS! DON’T GET STRESSED – GET PROACTIVE!
Exam stress is a reality for children from primary school right through to university and we need to take it seriously!
The mental health of young people is incredibly poor in the UK right now – to a point where… CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
SOME SCHOOLS BULLY PARENTS! FACT!
If you feel that you’re school is not listening to you regarding concerns about your child. If you feel that the care, love and support is missing and they are treating you and your child as a tick box exercise then there are things that you can do to protect yourself… CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
THE GRADES WILL FOLLOW!
Did you know that for us parents – the grades that our children get – are not actually that important?
Now this is not to say that we don’t want our children to do well – but if we really want to make a difference to their academic attainment our focus should be … CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
WHAT STRATEGIES HAVE YOU PUT IN PLACE?
I cant stress how important it is for you to get your strategies in place for your teen. Preparation for the adolescent years and the things that they will face is key to everything!
We know the teen years are coming. We know that the teen years are a difficult time; often putting stress on parents, impacting upon siblings and in fact, sending the whole family into turmoil.
It’s a time when your own personal relationships become fractured as you argue about…CLICK HERE TO READ MORE