ERIC Number: ED035918
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963
Reference Count: 0
A Changing Time. Handbook for Parents of Teen-Agers.
Lewis, Anne; And Others
This booklet was written to help parents understand their teenagers. Chapter One discusses changes in teenagers, both physical and emotional. The importance of peer groups is discussed. The changes in the world since the parents were teenagers, are discussed in Chapter Two including: (1) the school and (2) the emphasis on planning for the future. The next chapter is concerned with school, changes in it, and help provided including guidance and counseling services. Suggestions are provided to improve communication with teenagers. Chapter Four concentrates on the teenager at home and the importance of communication. Specific subjects covered are homework, dating, cars, and money. The special ones, underachievers, the gifted, girls, the potential dropout desires, those wanting to get married, and the handicapped are covered in the next chapter. Chapter Six concludes the pamphlet with a discussion of rules. Specific rules are included covering among other areas parties, curfews, and car use. (KJ)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Adult Education, Attitudes, Child Development, Communication (Thought Transfer), Discipline, Family Relationship, Learning, Parent Education, Parent Participation
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Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC. Association of Classroom Teachers.