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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: Christopher 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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Video: Strong laws keep teen drivers safe

Posted by: Christopher on October 8, 2014
Randy Hultgren (R-IL)

Congressman Randy Hultgren of Illinois explains why he advocated for stronger GDL, and how the laws have driven down crashes in his state.

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Traveling safely to and from college

Posted by: DriveitHOME on October 1, 2014
Traveling safely to and from college

Throughout the fall, thousands of teens leave home and head to college. As always, it’s important to drive with caution. Our guest blogger has some safe travel tips for you and your teen.

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Congrats to the 2014 NSC Teen Driving Safety Leadership Award winners!

Posted by: DriveitHOME on September 24, 2014
TDSL Logo

The annual National Safety Council Teen Driver Safety Leadership Awards honor organizations and individuals whose efforts have been proven to save lives.

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Personal Stories: Donovan Tessmer

Posted by: DriveitHOME on September 17, 2014
Donovan Tessmer

Donovan Tessmer was a 17-year-old standout student athlete, but in a split second everything changed.

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