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Adventures in Teen Driving by Kathy Bernstein Harris: How Do You Teach a Teen to Drive?

Posted by: DriveitHOME on December 16, 2014
Kathy & Declan share a hug

How do you actually teach a teen to drive? Kathy looks back to her own teen years and finds there’s a right—and wrong—way to do it.

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Infographic: Teens and Drugged Driving

Posted by: DriveitHOME on December 12, 2014
Drugged Driving

December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month – the perfect time to talk to teens about the effects of driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs, such as marijuana.

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Adventures in Teen Driving by Kathy Bernstein Harris: Is He Ready?

Posted by: DriveitHOME on December 3, 2014
Handing off the keys

This week, Kathy asks herself an important question that all parents should ask themselves: “Is my teen ready to drive?”

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Teen Driving Safety & Thanksgiving

Posted by: DriveitHOME on November 26, 2014
Happy Thanksgiving!

The National Safety Council estimates 418 deaths and 44,700 medically consulted injuries may occur on our nation’s roadways during the Thanksgiving holiday period. The good news? NSC also estimates 153 lives may be saved this holiday by buckling up!

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Adventures in Teen Driving by Kathy Bernstein Harris: Am I Coach Ditka or Coach Lovey?

Posted by: DriveitHOME on November 19, 2014
Kathy & Declan

This week, Kathy talks about the importance of patience and motivation while teaching your teen to drive.

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Report: Teen License Plate Decals Work

Posted by: DriveitHOME on November 14, 2014
Kyleigh D’Alessio

In May 2010, New Jersey became the first state to require new teen drivers to affix a red decal to their license plates. Other states are considering decal laws. Parents, what do you think?

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Adventures in Teen Driving by Kathy Bernstein Harris: What’s My Coaching Style?

Posted by: DriveitHOME on November 5, 2014
Declan Driving

Teen driving expert and mom Kathy Bernstein Harris is back to talk about different parenting styles and which one is most effective when teaching your teen to drive.

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Infographic: Why teens don’t buckle up

Posted by: DriveitHOME on October 29, 2014
Safe Kids Infographic

National seat belt usage rates are nearly 90 percent. We know the best way to protect ourselves in a vehicle is to buckle up. Sadly, this is still lost on teens, even though they have grown up with mandatory seat belt laws.

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Adventures in Teen Driving by Kathy Bernstein Harris: My Kid Doesn’t Have a Chance

Posted by: DriveitHOME on October 22, 2014
Kathy & Declan

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom.

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10 things parents should know about teen driving

Posted by: DriveitHOME on October 16, 2014
Teen Driving Safety

National Teen Driver Safety Week begins October 19, 2014. Here are 10 things every parent should know about teen driving safety.

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