Things you need
- Internet access
- Transport timetable
- Diary or planner.
Does your teenager have a part-time job or an internship/apprenticeship? Discuss travel times with your teen to help them to apply their mathematical skills and understanding.
If your teen’s looking for or has an internship, apprenticeship or job, it’s worth talking with them as they plan their commute. This will help them develop their skills in time management and punctuality, which are also relevant for all parts of daily life.
Discuss the following questions with your teen:
Helping your teen develop time management skills is important for many areas of their life. You could adapt these questions for planning school, sports, and social commitments.
Road safety tip:
Talk to your teenager about:
Talk to your teenager about the importance of being a safe road user:
Time management skills are valuable for everyone and are transferable across all industries. Careers that focus on management and planning such as human resources and recruitment, as well as those responsible for transport operations, will need to be a master at planning and allocating time.