ERIC Number: ED460662
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
A Parent's Guide to Sex, Drugs and Flunking out: Answers to the Questions Your College Student Doesn't Want You To Ask.
This guide is intended to help parents as their children make decisions about college and the first year of college. It discusses college selection, financial decisions, academic choices, social choices, and questions of personal safety. The chapters are: (1) "The Right School for Your Child--And You"; (2) "Paying for College and Getting What You Pay For"; (3) "Choosing a Course of Study and Other Academic Concerns"; (4) "Living the Student Life"; (5) "Bottles, Kegs, and Other Vices"; (6) "Health Is Academic"; (7) "Safe and Sound"; (8) "Who's Responsible?"; (9) "Your Head and What's Ahead"; and (10) "Resources for Parents." (Contains 263 endnotes.) (SLD)
Descriptors: College Choice, College Students, Course Selection (Students), Drug Use, Educational Experience, Higher Education, Life Events, Parent Child Relationship, Sexuality, Student Financial Aid
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Hazelden Foundation, Center City, MN.