Archives for May 2020

3 Ideas To Help Your Teen Reach Graduation

According to KidsCount.Org, about 15% of high school students in the U.S. do not graduate on time (after four years in high school). If your teen is struggling with school, or has already missed the chance to graduate on time, here’s what you can do to help them reach graduation: Don’t Give Up; Don’t Let Read more..

How Can I Teach My Teenager Manners?

Of course, you taught your child to say “please” and “thank you” and to take turns, and not to talk with their mouths full. So, why does your teenager act like they have forgotten their manners? Teens often think being polite is just not cool. Sometimes teens forget to use the manners they’ve been taught, Read more..

Where The Line Of Disrespect Has Been Crossed

A common issue that comes up when talking to our program advisors here at Sundance Canyon Academy is how parents have been disrespected by their teens. While a certain amount of boundary-pushing is part of growing up, there are times where the line of outright disrespect has been crossed. It can be tough for parents Read more..

Is My Teen Right? Was Taking The Car & Phone Away Too Much?

Discipling children is always going to be a hot-button topic. If a parent takes away their kid’s car keys or smartphones, there will be people who approve, others who say kids shouldn’t have those things in the first place, and another group will condemn the parent as an authoritarian. Unsurprisingly, many teenagers who have had Read more..