08/19/2016 12:57 EDT

School Grades: Why Parents Should Stop Freaking Out Over Them

And parents need to stop freaking out.

From a young age, we’ve always been told that grades are important. After all, they not only indicate our aptitude for certain subjects, but they help us get into a good university and eventually help us land a well-paying job.

But is all the stress of keeping grades high really worth it? The video above explores this question and explains why parents shouldn’t freak out over their child’s grades.

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