Beyond the Tiger Mom: East-West Parenting for the Global Age by Maya Thiagarajan

By Maya Thiagarajan

"Beyond the Tiger Mom is an excellent book—hard-hitting and brutally sincere but additionally balanced, insightful, and funny." —Amy Chua, writer of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom

Dispel the hype and myths approximately Asian parenting and discover the sensible with this powerful parenting guide.

  • support your baby in achieving greatest educational potential
  • teach your baby to extend his or her recognition span
  • locate the fitting stability among paintings and play
  • support your baby see failure as a studying experience
  • methods to increase tech-healthy kids

How do Asian mom and dad major their young children for achievement from a tender age? Why do Asian teenagers accomplish that good in math and technology? what's the distinction among an Asian upbringing and a Western one? Why do a little Asian moms see themselves as "tiger mothers" whereas others shun the label? How do Asian mom and dad take care of their kid's mess ups? Is it occasionally stable for kids to fail?

These are only some of the compelling questions posed and responded during this interesting new parenting e-book by way of educator Maya Thiagarajan as she examines the stereotypes and is going underneath the skin to discover what rather occurs in Asian families. How do Asian mom and dad take into consideration formative years, kin and education—and what can Western mom and dad study from them?

Through interviews with hundreds of thousands of Asian mom and dad and youngsters, Thiagarajan bargains an in depth examine their values, hopes, fears and parenting types. Woven into this narrative are her personal reflections on educating and parenting in Asia and the West. Thiagarajan synthesizes an in depth physique of study to supply available and sensible directions for fogeys. each one bankruptcy ends with a "How To" portion of particular advice for Asian and Western mom and dad to assist their kid's academic improvement either in and out the classroom.

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