Advice for Parents
Exam time is not only stressful for students; parents can also feel stressed and worried that they are not providing the right kind of support for their children. Noreen Bucklley gives some advice to parents on how to deal with this stressful time. She advises that it is important to give them time and space to talk about issues that are stressing them out and the importance of sticking to regular regime and make sure they are getting into bed at a particular time despite the fact that they are studying for exams. She talks about the advice parents can give their children if they feel they have not done well in an exam and also advice to parents who feel their children aren’t concerned enough about studying.