As we draw nearer to Year 12 exams, I thought it was timely for parents to consider their expectations their child’s exam results and future plans. Hopefully with the time you have all been spending together due to COVID you have had time to talk about their goals and expectations, and you’ve seen this reflected in their study and work habits.

This article and quiz from ReachOut will give you a sense of how you are feeling about upcoming exams and results, and offer some practical advice.

ReachOut is  Australia’s leading online mental health organisation for young people and their parents. Their practical support, tools and tips help young people to get through anything from everyday issues to touch times – and the information we offer parens makes it easier for them to help their teenagers, too.