Resources for Parents

From the Parent2Parent Collaborative

Articles-News, Research, Interviews, Blogs:

What Adolescents Really Need from Parents, by Jill Suttie (May 25, 2016) (Interview with Ron Dahl for Greater Good Science Center)

Recruiting Tip: Helicopter parents, lawnmower parents, and scouting director parents (USA Today, 2017)

What Do Teenagers Want? A Potted Plant For Parent by Lisa Damour (NYT, Dec. 14, 2016)

As Teens Push Away, What Can Parents Do To Support Them? (KQED News, 2015)

On Imperfect PerfectionMoving Past Perfection  (Live Happy, 2015)


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How to Raise Successful Kids — Without Over-Parenting (17:58) TED Talk by Julie Lythcott-Haims, former Dean of Freshmen at Stanford

Buzz Feed Humor Switching roles- teens show what parents say to them Buzz Feed


Parent Toolkit (NBC News Education Nation)