The TV will be obsolete in a year but your teen will be driving for the next 60 years, Choose wisely.
Teaching your teen to drive is a job to take seriously. Driving is a skill they will use for the next 70 years, and there are never any do-overs in a car. “Turn here” is not an instruction any more than “you drive to the mall” is a driving lesson. Here are 5 more common mistakes parent-coaches make:
The 1st year of driving a car is the most dangerous. Many teens crash. Therefore learning how to drive a car needs to include safety at a crash site.
Part of learning how to drive a car is learning safety at the gas pump. At most gas stations you pump your own gas so you need to learn how to do it safely.
Knowing how to drive a car in winter is an essential skill when turning and stopping. Take your foot off the brake before a curve to safely make the turn.