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The Resource The self-driven child : the science and sense of giving your kids more control over their lives, William Stixrud, PhD, and Ned Johnson

The self-driven child : the science and sense of giving your kids more control over their lives, William Stixrud, PhD, and Ned Johnson

Label
The self-driven child : the science and sense of giving your kids more control over their lives
Title
The self-driven child
Title remainder
the science and sense of giving your kids more control over their lives
Statement of responsibility
William Stixrud, PhD, and Ned Johnson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A clinical psychologist and a test-prep expert combine cutting-edge brain science with insights from their work with families to outline a case for giving children more freedom to unleash their full potential
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stixrud, William R
Dewey number
155.4/138
Index
index present
LC call number
BF723.M56
LC item number
S75 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Ned
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achievement motivation in children
  • Stress management for children
  • Self-reliance in children
  • Parenting
  • Child rearing
  • EDUCATION / Educational Psychology
  • EDUCATION / Parent Participation
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General
  • Achievement motivation in children
  • Child rearing
  • Parenting
  • Self-reliance in children
  • Stress management for children
Label
The self-driven child : the science and sense of giving your kids more control over their lives, William Stixrud, PhD, and Ned Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why a sense of control is such a big deal -- The most stressful thing in the universe -- "I love you too much to fight with you about your homework": the parent as consultant -- "It's your call": kids as decision makers -- The nonanxious presence: how to help your kids find a sense of control by finding your own -- Inner drive: how to help[ your kids develop motivation -- Radical downtime -- Sleep: the most radical downtime -- Taking a sense of control to school -- Wired 24/7: taming the beast of technology -- Exercising the brain and body -- Navigating learning disabilities, ADHD, and autism spectrum disorders -- The SAT, ACT, and other four-letter words -- Who's ready for college? -- Alternate routes -- Onward
Control code
on1021054735
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 367 pages
Isbn
9780735222519
Lccn
2017301146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1021054735
Label
The self-driven child : the science and sense of giving your kids more control over their lives, William Stixrud, PhD, and Ned Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why a sense of control is such a big deal -- The most stressful thing in the universe -- "I love you too much to fight with you about your homework": the parent as consultant -- "It's your call": kids as decision makers -- The nonanxious presence: how to help your kids find a sense of control by finding your own -- Inner drive: how to help[ your kids develop motivation -- Radical downtime -- Sleep: the most radical downtime -- Taking a sense of control to school -- Wired 24/7: taming the beast of technology -- Exercising the brain and body -- Navigating learning disabilities, ADHD, and autism spectrum disorders -- The SAT, ACT, and other four-letter words -- Who's ready for college? -- Alternate routes -- Onward
Control code
on1021054735
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 367 pages
Isbn
9780735222519
Lccn
2017301146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1021054735

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