Parenting Teens

Happy New Year!

The 12-14 level is all engaged in a new project this month: “J-Term,” or January Short Term. For 2 weeks, the 8th graders are concentrating on their work for the Montessori Model UN, and 7th graders are working on a multi-facetd unit on heroes.

Check in with your kid about how this work is going! But don’t get too discouraged if you can’t get the details out of them that you’d like – parenting teens is challenging! For a little laugh, and to feel like you’re not alone, check out this post from Huff Post Parents:

39 Tweets That Sum Up Parenting Teens