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  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Teen Driving Contract
    Did your teen just get his license? Print out this contract as an agreement between you and your teen to help ensure he drives responsibly and stays safe while behind the wheel. ...
  • Teen Cell Phone Use
    Teen Texting and Driving: A Modern Day Hazard
    Teen Texting and Driving: A Modern Day Hazard In this digital age, it's easier than ever to stay in touch, but the convenience of technology means more dangers behind the wheel. You've probably seen it before - a person behind the wheel of a movi...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    When Your Teen Wants a Car
    When Your Teen Wants a Car There's a great probability that, sooner or later, your teenager is going to want to have his own car. The question is, will you agree to let him have one? Let's dispel the notion right up front that every teenager ne...
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    Teen Driving
    9 Rules for Keeping Your Teen Driver Safe
    Earning a driving license is one of the most exciting times for teens, but lack of driving experience all too often leads to crashes and devastating consequences — according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), motor vehicle cra...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Teen Driving
    Car Insurance for Teens: It's Going to Cost You Big Time
    Car Insurance for Teens: It's Going to Cost You Big Time Call your insurance company as soon as your teen gets her permit or starts driver's education. After that, get prepared for the news you know is coming. It's common to see insurance rates...
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    Teen Driving
    Teens and Driving: Emergencies on the Road
    Teens and Driving: Emergencies on the Road Info Flash Consider joining an auto club, which will provide your teen with an automatic “road support” system in case of emergency. If you join, be sure your teen has a membership card which lists ...
  • School and Learning
    Reading Difficulties
    Reading Disability and Driver's Test
    Find out how to request modifications in the written driver's test exam for someone with a documented learning disability. ...
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    Toy Finder
    Find our top picks for the best toys of the year!
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    Setting Rules for Your Teen Driver
    Setting Rules for Your Teen Driver Once your teen is driving regularly, you may find that all the drivers in your family are jockeying for use of the car. Here are some of the questions and rules you'll want to review as a family so that these i...
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    Teen Driving
    Car Safety: Making Your Teen a Better Driver
    Car Safety: Making Your Teen a Better Driver Info Flash In areas which have teen curfews, auto crashes have been reduced by as much as 69 percent during restricted hours. Every parent wonders, “So what can I do to make my teen a better driver...
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    Teen Driving
    Teen Driving: Keeping Your Teen Safe
    Teen Driving: Keeping Your Teen Safe Set guidelines on riding with others. In 1993, two out of every three teens who died as passengers in crashes were traveling in vehicles driven by other teens. And fatal crashes involving 16-year-olds were mu...
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    Teen Driving
    Teaching Your Teenager to Drive
    Teaching Your Teenager to DriveWhat to Do and What to ExpectTeaching your teen to drive requires considerable patience, empathy, and the knowledge of what is needed to best prepare her to become a skilled, responsible driver. Many parents underst...
  • Family Life
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    The Cost of Keeping a Car for Your Teen
    The Cost of Keeping a Car for Your Teen Go Figure Insurance companies figure that drivers between 16 and 24 are most at risk for accidents. Insurance rates for that age group reflect the industry's feelings. Those of us who own cars understand ...
  • Family Life
    Expenses
    When Your Teen Wants a Car
    When Your Teen Wants a Car There's a great probability that, sooner or later, your teenager is going to want to have his own car. The question is, will you agree to let him have one? Let's dispel the notion right up front that every teenager ne...
  • School and Learning
    ADHD Medications
    ADHD Medication and Driving
    It is always best to address questions about medication to your child's doctor. ...
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    Teen Driving: Safety Advice for Snowy Conditions
    Passing their road test and--finally!--getting their driver's license is a teenage right of passage. For them, driving without a licensed driver beside them in a car means, "Freeeeedom!" The words "teen driving" can trigger fear in any parent, so...
    Rachel Sokol
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    Book Finder
    Find our top picks for the best books of the year!
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  • School and Learning
    Reading Difficulties
    Reading Disability and Driver's Test
    Find out how to request modifications in the written driver's test exam for someone with a documented learning disability. ...