Parents of Teens: You Can Influence Your Kids About School is the headline of the newest post at Ed Week’s K-12 Parents and the Public blog.
Here’s how it begins:
Many parents believe that they have lost the “influence game” when their children become teenagers. They think their teens’ peers hold more sway than they do about everything.
In fact, researchers have found that parents—and teachers—still “trump” other teens when it comes to influencing their children about certain aspects of school engagement.
It’s worth reading….