As a parent, you already know the importance of quality education for your child. You might even work with them on a regular basis to fortify the things they’re learning in school, or spending time with your younger children learning everything from the alphabet to numbers and shapes.
Raising a teenager to be a functional adult goes far beyond simply the education that happens within the four walls of a school classroom. In addition to their formal education, you can prepare your teen for adulthood by making sure they leave the home with a host of practical life skills. Here are five life skills that your teen should have before launching into adulthood.