Getting teens to cooperate

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Getting teens to cooperate

One of the things I've learned, having had teenagers for a while, is that I pick my battles. There are things I know now that they're just not going to want to do and I have to decide within myself if I'm okay with that. At this age I think it's about health and safety. Most of the things that I really drive home to my kids when I need them to do something, they just have to do it. It pretty much relates to health and safety. I've let go of the messy bedrooms. I've let go of watching TV too late in the evening. I'm very careful about the battles that I pick.

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Jane Rose is one of the co-founders of Seven Arrows Elementary School in Los Angeles, where she oversees the business office in a  K-6 school rooted in traditional academic rigor with a unique curriculum of world culture and the arts in a community where parents are partners. Seven Arrows believes academic success creates strong self-esteem, growing compassionate, inspired thinkers and ethical leaders. Prior to co-founding Seven Arrows Elementary School, Jane sold residential real estate for many years on the Westside of Los Angeles.  Jane is an avid hiker and paddle-tennis player, and  the mother of four children ages 13 to 23, and is a third generation Los Angeles native. 

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