parenting

June 25, 2018

60 Second Conversation Starter

According to CTAD’s 2018 Parent Survey, 93.5% of District 113 parents do not allow their teen to drink alcohol. This summer, remind your children about your […]
June 25, 2018

Local Family & Teen Summer Fun

For those times you are enjoying summer closer to home, consider some of our amazing community events to have fun with the family – or on […]
June 25, 2018

Planning a Trip Abroad?

What’s the local drinking age? That is a question that is not always considered while planning a trip abroad with teenagers. However addressing situations that may arise […]
March 23, 2018

“Nah, No Thanks, I’m Good” – The Many Ways Teens Say “NO”

There are many ways teens can say no without losing face to friends. A new public service announcement (PSA) currently playing on monitors in common areas of DHS and […]
March 23, 2018
Teens on Spring Break

Spring Break: Trusting Your Teen While Setting Clear Limits

Require supervision on spring break trips. Even the most responsible teen is not prepared for challenges they may face. While you may trust your teen, it’s important […]
March 23, 2018
Dr. Kim Dennis

Partner Spotlight: Dr. Kim Dennis

Spring Break Tests Boundaries Trust Your Family’s Values Spring break for teens may include travel with other families or organizations – with the typical teen delighting […]