The parenting dilemma: how do you roust that sleepy teen that won’t get out of bed for school?

The parenting dilemma: how do you roust that sleepy teen that won’t get out of bed for school?
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John Carlson and listeners discuss the real-world arrest of a 14-year-old Georgia boy who trashed his mom’s house when she forced him to get out of bed for school because he wouldn’t get up. Listeners offer their parenting advice about the strategies they’ve used when facing a sleepy, school avoiding teen.