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To Work or Not to Work?

Sooner or later most parents will be faced with the question of whether their teen should get a part-time job. Like every other question in life, there's no "right" answer that fits every teenager and every situation. But here are some solid points to consider:

Work can be valuable for teens because it can help develop confidence, maturity and social skills. And, in some cases, it can help a student make decisions about future jobs. You can help make sure the amount of work is balanced with your child's obligations to school and other responsibilities.




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