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I’m a parenting expert and family coach. Our 21st century tweens and teens are so savvy about pop culture, technology and social media, they may believe they’ve got the emotional and interpersonal part of life figured out too. They don’t. Middle and high school kids need their parents to teach them how to be good people who do the right thing, online and off. Because home is where kids learn the most about love, respect, empathy and resilience, you need 21st century parenting advice you can count on.

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Family:
“I hate my son's music!”

 

Long-distance relationships:
“My son's heart is broken and so is mine!”

Dear Annie,

My 15-year-old son listens to music that has objectionable material and lyrics. I do not feel I am being over sensitive to the music -- this stuff is really bad, with a lot of derogatory remarks, cruelty, and expletives that are just plain wrong. Up until last year I was able to censor the music...

 

Hey Terra,

My 13-year-old son has absolutely fallen in love with a girl in his class. They have been "going out" for about 3 weeks now. The problem is this: We're moving to a new city very soon. He wants to stay with family in our old town so that he doesn't have to change schools next year. He is somewhat...

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