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Destin & Svoboda, 2017: Communicating to parents the importance of discussing future opportunites and positively responding to difficulties increased academic performance among 8th graders

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Destin, M., & Svoboda, R. C. (2017). A brief randomized controlled intervention targeting parents improves grades during middle school. Journal of adolescence, 56, 157-161.
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Summary:

Conveying to parents in a parent panel discussion the importance of talking with their adolescent children about future opportunities and ways to respond positively to adolescents’ academic difficulties raised students’ grades in 8th grade.

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How can I appropriately influence my teenager?

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Need

What Desired Meaning is At Stake?

Approach to Desired Meaning

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Psychological Question Addressed

Psychological Question Addressed

How can I appropriately influence my teenager?

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Walton & Wilson, 2018