Monitor Your Teen

Monitoring your teen is important. Use this checklist to get started
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Know your Teen

Make sure your teen knows the expectations

Limit access to dangers

Monitor your teen’s use of media and electronics

Monitor your child when you’re at work

Monitor your teen when you’re out of town

Monitor your teen when he goes out

Before your teen goes out, make sure you talk with her about the following:
When your teen returns, check for the following:
Talk about what happened while your teen was out:

Pay extra attention during times of transition

If you’re in the midst of a divorce, move, serious illness in the family, or even the transition from grade school to middle school or middle school to high school:
Monitoring is best when done together. Learn next how to build connections with other parents so you can all work together to help keep your children safe.