5. Parents as Teachers
Parents today are more involved in their kids’ education. From choosing the best, most appropriate schools, to helping with homework, they stress the importance of good grades now for college in the future.

6. The Wonders of the Web
With the Internet, parents and kids have enormous access to information and an unprecedented global view. The opportunities for learning are infinite when knowledge is really just a click away.

7.  Healthy Competition
In today’s competitive world, parents pay even more attention to raising well-rounded children who are equipped to get into the best colleges and excel professionally. Though too much competition is not ideal, a healthy dose of it can serve as fuel to keep kids motivated.