Álcool e Drogas na Adolescência: um guia para pais e by Ilana Pinsky,Cesar Pazinatto

By Ilana Pinsky,Cesar Pazinatto

Um dos maiores problemas de pais e educadores é saber como enfrentar a questão do álcool e das drogas na adolescência. É de suma importância que os responsáveis entendam a situação, participem da vida dos jovens e estejam preparados para agir, se for o caso.Para ajudá-los nessa tarefa, a psicóloga Ilana Pinsky e o educador Cesar Pazinatto abordam neste livro, de forma clara e direta, tópicos como: O papel da escola e dos amigos; Como identificar o uso; Como combater o problema; Como manter um diálogo produtivo; Além de responder às perguntas mais relevantes e recorrentes, o livro traz 15 sugestões de atividades para prevenção em sala de aula.

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Break-Through: The Struggling Parent's Guide To Students' by Theodora Jn-Baptiste,Mishael Jn-Baptiste,Marcia

By Theodora Jn-Baptiste,Mishael Jn-Baptiste,Marcia LaCorbiniere-Jn-Baptiste,Golinda Fox

The suffering Parent's advisor to scholars' good fortune offers innovations for suffering mom and dad and guardians to actively support their kids be extra academically profitable and to aid deal with questions just like the ones following:

  • Does your baby have a heritage of failure in school?
  • Do lecturers name you for adverse reviews often?
  • Do you're feeling you may have performed all you may and are nonetheless hopeless?
  • Are you constantly upset together with your child’s growth reports?
  • Would you love your baby to excel in school?
  • Do you secretly envy or respect the functionality of different kids greater than your child’s?

Student luck is not only for a few. each pupil is able to good fortune with the proper tips and parental aid. This Break-Through source package deal relies on attempted and verified motivational options designed to inspire suffering mom and dad to recreate or delivery desires they're fascinated by for his or her young ones; to seize a imaginative and prescient and pursue their objectives for his or her children’s educational success.

The consultant encourages mom and dad to recognize, think, and embody their roles as a supportive method within the technique of their kid's studying and luck. even if many courses and firms exist to aid early life endeavors, few of those courses provide sensible recommendations to assist suffering mom and dad help their children’s educational pursuits and imaginative and prescient by way of bridging the space among domestic and college. This consultant deals mom and dad and guardians avenues to paintings with the tutorial approach to bridge the distance to success.

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Engage Every Family: Five Simple Principles by Steven M. (Mark) Constantino

By Steven M. (Mark) Constantino

Reach past concept and have interaction each relatives in pupil success

Family engagement raises pupil fulfillment yet how do faculties hook up with households who don’t take part but? Educators can simply turn into pissed off attempting to succeed in the disconnected and infrequently fall again to enticing the already engaged. Is it attainable to win over every person? notice the best way to circulation past conception to alter your tradition for larger kin engagement and pupil fulfillment. via useful steps, reflections, and case experiences, you can find and address:

  • How and the place relatives engagement breaks down, and
  • How to create a really inviting tradition for profitable group and relations partnerships

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Hidden Dangers to Kids' Learning: A Parent Guide to Cope by Betsy Gunzelmann

By Betsy Gunzelmann

This booklet marks a brand new starting, offering a manner for folks to appreciate and support their academically suffering teenagers. either mom and dad and kids might be empowered to acknowledge the perils and pitfalls of the present academic quandary and take accountability for and keep an eye on of schooling earlier than it truly is too overdue. mom and dad have new purposes to think of their little ones and new how you can aid their youngsters manage to cope within the worldwide neighborhood. Gunzelmann explains that simply because colleges and study rooms fluctuate vastly, uniform guidelines and criteria are hidden hazards that could intervene with optimum studying. One tuition may perhaps produce excited scholars who excel, whereas different colleges with an analogous regulations in that district adventure pupil failure and elevated dropout premiums. the answer she deals lies in knowing kid's easy wishes, their studying types, and the necessity to foster/teach resilience, optimism, and flexibility.

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Community Schools in Action: Lessons from a Decade of by Joy G. Dryfoos,Jane Quinn,Carol Barkin

By Joy G. Dryfoos,Jane Quinn,Carol Barkin

A neighborhood tuition differs from different public colleges in very important methods: it truly is ordinarily open as a rule, ruled by means of a partnership among the varsity approach and a group organization, and gives a large array of future health and social prone. It usually has a longer day sooner than and after college, positive factors father or mother involvement courses, and works for group enrichment. How should still one of these tuition be based? How can its luck be measured? neighborhood faculties in motion: classes from a Decade of perform offers the kid's relief Society's (CAS) method of developing group faculties for the twenty first century. CAS started this paintings greater than a decade in the past and at the present time operates 13 such faculties in 3 low-income parts of latest York urban. via a technical assistance middle operated by way of CAS, countless numbers of different faculties around the nation and the realm are adapting this version. in keeping with their very own reviews operating with neighborhood faculties, the participants to the quantity offer priceless information regarding the chosen application elements. They describe how and why CAS all started its group institution initiative and clarify how CAS group faculties are equipped, built-in with the college procedure, sustained, and evaluated. The booklet additionally comprises numerous contributions from specialists outdoor of CAS: a urban superintendent, an architect, and the director of the Coalition for neighborhood faculties. Co-editors pleasure Dryfoos, an expert on neighborhood colleges, and Jane Quinn, CAS's Assistant government Director of neighborhood colleges, have teamed up with freelance author Carol Barkin to supply statement linking many of the parts jointly. For these attracted to remodeling their colleges into potent baby- and family-centered associations, this ebook presents a close street map. For these involved in academic and social coverage, the e-book deals a different instance of research-based motion that has major implications for our society.

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Parents and Professionals Partnering for Children With by Janice M. Fialka,Arlene K. Feldman,Karen C. Mikus

By Janice M. Fialka,Arlene K. Feldman,Karen C. Mikus

Cultivate powerful partnerships among mom and dad and professionals

Written from either the parent’s and the professional’s issues of view, this publication attracts upon the metaphor of dance to focus on the fundamental partnership among lecturers, directors, aid employees, and fogeys of youngsters with disabilities. wealthy with humor and middle, the booklet deals valuable steps for self mirrored image, team of workers practise, and parent-professional education. Key gains include:

  • Practical insights and evidence-based ways to forming partnerships
  • Easy-to-read, non-technical language that speaks to either the center and the brain
  • Sample letters, conversations, and different kinds of verbal exchange among execs and fogeys
  • Effective how one can deal with tough situations

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JAMES AND THE EARTH: Think of the consequences by ANGELINA MAY

By ANGELINA MAY

Does it really count for those who depart garbage at the seashore? Why is it very important to recycle? Why will we need to choose up after our dog?
If you’ve ever puzzled approximately such things as that, then this booklet is right here to assist! a different mix of either fiction and truth, this publication will either captivate and educate.
Learn with James and his mum as they study all concerning the surroundings and what we will do to seem after the realm we are living in. There are even a few attention-grabbing proof on the finish of every bankruptcy! It’s sure to fascinate and curiosity either young children and adults alike!

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Fila in camera tua!: Guida pratica per superare vizi & by Richard Bromfield

By Richard Bromfield

Il bambino piagnucola e si lamenta di continuo? Al centro commerciale strilla come un pazzo e al ristorante fa i capricci? Non mostra gratitudine e sembra dare tutto consistent with scontato, anzi chiede sempre di più? Se alcune di queste situazioni ‒ o tutte! ‒ ci sono familiari, probabilmente nostro figlio è viziato. Ma sentircelo dire non è di grande utilità. Lo sappiamo già, e meglio di chiunque altro, solo che consistent with qualche ragione non abbiamo saputo arginare il problema. Richard Bromfield, psicoterapeuta al lavoro con le famiglie da trent'anni, sa come aiutarci. Grazie a un metodo concreto, semplice e dai risultati immediati, ci insegna a creare le condizioni perché i nostri figli maturino interiormente, scoprano i loro talenti e rafforzino los angeles capacità di adattarsi. E ci avverte che los angeles posta in gioco è alta, perché le premesse according to un'adolescenza terribile stanno nel rapporto che creiamo con loro da piccoli, nel periodo tra i due e i dodici anni.

Il processo è graduale e impegnativo, ma non infinito. In sette giorni, sette giorni soltanto, i primi risultati arriveranno.

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Family Math Night: Math Standards in Action by Jennifer Taylor-Cox

By Jennifer Taylor-Cox

support scholars examine crucial math options; provide mom and dad an opportunity to function types of motivation, endurance and competence; and advertise math good fortune in a supportive atmosphere. With its step by step instructions and recommendations for either lecturers and fogeys, this booklet takes the concern out of making plans and accomplishing a kin Math evening at your college. Invite mom and dad to accompany their childrens to college for a night occasion. set up a chain of tables (“stations”) in a wide room or in numerous school rooms. As proven during this e-book, organize fabrics – easy-to-find and cheap -- and arrange an task at every one station. mom and dad and scholars stopover at a few or all stations and have interaction within the actions jointly. academics motivate participation, supply tips, and advertise “math talk”. This ebook includes forty attractive and encouraging actions, equipped via grade point, alongside with--For the instructor –list of fabrics, precious tricks, and connections to math criteria; and- For the father or mother and pupil –description of task and instructions, questions mom and dad can ask and demanding situations. The actions during this e-book align with the NCTM content material and method criteria for pre-kindergarten via grade 5.

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The Healing Heart for Families: Storytelling to Encourage by Allison M. Cox,David H. Albert,Nancy Mellon

By Allison M. Cox,David H. Albert,Nancy Mellon

The therapeutic center provides robust examples of using tales and storytelling in encouraging resiliency, empathy, recognize, and therapeutic. those attractive books include tales, and narratives in regards to the use of the tales in actions with diversified populations (children, children, people with disabilities, seniors, inmates, etc.) or which deal with particular social or neighborhood difficulties (addictions, poverty, violence, racism, environmental degra-dation, homelessness, abuse).

The books are a collective attempt containing the services of greater than 60 storytellers and overall healthiness execs who illustrate the facility of tale in relocating others to dedication and motion, in construction vanity and mutual respect.

The therapeutic middle ~ households focuses on households, dealing particularly with therapeutic via tale, healthiness advertising, ailment prevention, early youth intervention, young children with clinical difficulties, adopting households, faculties, sexual identities, grief, and religious therapeutic. The therapeutic center ~ groups focuses on community-building, with sections on formative years, violence prevention, poverty, household violence, substance abuse and dependancy, racism, elders, tradition, environmental safety, homelessness, and group development.

Allison Cox is a therapist and Prevention expert, in Tacoma, Washington, with two decades event as a certified storyteller, and is a founding father of the therapeutic tale Alliance—part of the nationwide Storytelling Network.

David Albert is a storyteller, author, and Senior Planner and coverage Analyst with the Washington kingdom department of Alcohol and Substance Abuse, and a contributor to Spinning stories, Weaving wish (New Society, 2002).

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