Tips for Parents
I am convinced we must enable students today to be self-motivated. To cultivate initiative and self-motivation as a skill set. To find a way to be internally provoked instead of depending on the external stimulation of a smart phone, a video game or a YouTube video. Why? Leadership really comes from within. It doesn't start on the outside with a badge or a position. I believe it has less to do with a position and more to do with a disposition. It’s about the drive to right a wrong, or ease a pain or improve a desperate situation.
"Three Huge Mistakes We Make Leading Kids…and How to Correct Them" the URL site is
With technology constantly changing, it’s tough to keep up. This section explains the current risks our children face online and on their phones and simple ways to protect your family. Review the articles and presentations to learn more. You will also find some useful apps to help in monitoring what your children are doing on their smartphones.
Like the historic canary in a coal mine, the "Canary" raises an alarm to parents and sends them immediate alerts when their teens are texting, talking on the phone, or using social media while on the road.
Most harm caused by bullying is preventable! This article is from Bullying – What Adults Need to Know and Do to Keep Kids Safe, our bullying solutions book used by many families, schools, and youth organizations to protect and empower their kids.