Goal: Help your teen learn how to learn on their own.
Teaching teens to take responsibility for their own education is one of the best gifts you can give your kids.
Encourage curiosity and a love of learning
If they ask you a question, don't be quick to answer it. Have them look up the answer.
Establish a growth mindset
Celebrate failures as passionately as you celebrate wins.
Teach goal-setting and planning skills
Introduce various learning resources
Promote critical thinking
Teach time management skills
Be supportive and patient
Model life-long learning
Provide a conducive learning environment
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