Teaching Teenagers Work Ethics by Having a Temper Tantrum

Lessons in Effective Parenting

Abigail Carter
P.S. I Love You

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Photo by Steinar Engeland on Unsplash

I walked in the door and my son was slumped in his seat watching a Khan Academy video. The tutor who I had hired to teach him looked exasperated and took me aside to tell me so.

Later there was a temper tantrum (not mine) where phrases like “I hate my life!” and “I’m so stupid!” were flung…

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Abigail Carter
P.S. I Love You

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