One Way Parents Can Help Their Middle Schoolers
Adolescence can be a confusing and tumultuous time for kids. Not only do they have to worry about their grades and the changes in their hormones, they’re also dealing with peer pressure and bullying. When life gets overwhelming, one thing kids need to see is that their parents are taking an active interest in their lives. Ask your kids how their day went and check in with them regularly. Showing your kids that you care can go a long way towards helping them avoid feelings of isolation and hopelessness.