Parent Posts

Featured Article: No Phone Calls, No Emails, No Texts

“Turns out getting all wound up about my kids’ compulsive phone use was actually a cover for my own incessant communication addiction. I’m as bad as they are.

It hit me this summer when my 14-year-old son took a two-week backpacking trip in the Wyoming wilderness. Apparently the National Outdoor Leadership School doesn’t buy the benefits of unimpeded parent-child communications. ‘No news is good news,’ they told me.

Huh?”… Read more.

What happens when your student can’t communicate with you? It’s not as bad as you might think. Read the rest of Robin Noble’s funny and sweet article “No Phone Calls, No Emails, No Texts” on one of our favorite parenting blogs, Grown and Flown. Robin is a UniversityParent featured writers, and we love her personable stories from a mother’s perspective. Congratulations on being featured on Grown and Flown, Robin!

Read “No Phone Calls, No Emails, No Texts” here, and check out some of Robin’s other essays:

 

up-fourth-of-july-fireworkscr

A high school parent’s wish list for senior year

It’s here. The one-year countdown to my firstborn’s high school graduation. It suddenly seems real and inevitable that the person at the center of the family universe for 17 years won’t be eating or sleeping here much longer… Read more.

up-letter-blocks-home-cr

Caring for your high school senior’s health

August to December is a high stakes time for high school seniors, and life can run amok in highs and lows… Read more.

up-student-backpack-cr

Senior fall and the college search

The myth that juniors have it hardest in high school comes crashing down on many seniors about two weeks into the fall semester… Read more.

Find more tips and support for parenting during the high school and college years on our website and by signing up for our eNewsletters (High School Parent eNews, College Parent eNews).

School Information

Housing, hotels,
important dates, and more.

Recent Articles
RSS What’s Trending
First Job Search Tips

Log In

or

Log In to Favorite articles and Post listings

Enter College Name to See Local Results

Log In

Contact Us

Forgot your password?

Your new password has been sent to your email!

Logout Successful!

Find Your School

You just missed it! This listing has been filled.

Post your own housing listing on Uloop and have students reach out to you!

Upload An Image

Please select an image to upload
Note: must be in .png, .gif or .jpg format
OR
Provide URL where image can be downloaded
Note: must be in .png, .gif or .jpg format
Please enter First Name Please enter Last Name Please enter Phone
Please enter Email
Please enter Message

By clicking this button,
you agree to the terms of use

Please enter Email

By clicking "Create Alert" I agree to the Uloop Terms of Use.

Image not available.

Success, your registration has been submitted

An email has been sent to you with a link to verify your registration
Image not available.
By clicking Get Started or Sign In you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service

Get our newsletter

Email Submitted

Weekly Tips to Help Your Student Succeed