Ep. 25: School Skills & TikTok Influencers
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The transition to middle school can be trying for everyone in the family, but Chris and Karlie have a few tips and tricks to help ease your middle schooler into their new routine without you losing your mind in the process (00:40). We’re also back with more on TikTok and TikTok influencers (9:30). Learn more about how your teen may be deciding where to shop and what to buy. Then, don’t miss this week’s tip on an amazing resource for teaching digital literacy to your kids and students (18:25)!
In this episode, we mentioned the following resources:
- The Ultimate Adult Guide to TikTok: teenlife.ngo/tiktok
- (Merriam-Webster): Executive Functions
- YourTeenMag: What Parents Can Do to Help Improve Executive Function
- TikTok Accounts:
- Free Digital Citizenship Course for Parents or Educators
- Learning Hubs
- Cyber Chats
- Luke Cabrera: email@example.com
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Chris has worked with teens from a variety of backgrounds for over a decade. He has a desire to help teenagers make good choices while also giving their families tools to communicate more effectively as choices are made.
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Karlie was in one of Teen Life’s original support groups and now is passionate about encouraging students to live better stories. She has gained experience working with teenagers through work, volunteer, and personal opportunities.