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How to Get Your Teen Excited to Go Back to School


When summer was finally coming to an end and school was starting up again, I was always a mixture of excited and apprehensive. A new school year meant more classes, but it also meant getting to hang out with friends in those classes and fun extracurricular activities. It can be difficult to get a teenager who is just not excited about school to actually care about a new school year. There are, however, a few ways that can effectively get even the most reluctant teen excited for school.

1. Buy new clothes.


One of the best things about the new school year was a new school wardrobe. Spending a little bit of money to get a few new shirts and pants that they can make them feel great as they walk the halls of school and is a fun way to get them excited to actually get up and get dressed for school. This can be as effective for teenage guys as it is for girls. While they might not act as excited to get a new shirt, they’ll like having something brand new and fashionable to wear.


2. Celebrate the end of summer.


Many teens will feel like their summer has flow past and that they barely got a chance to enjoy it. Giving summer the sendoff it d