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Parent, teacher, mentor, friend : how every adult can change kids' lives

Author: Peter L Benson
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Search Institute Press, ©2010.
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Detailing daily actions that have a lasting significance on kids, this guide for all adults shows that positive adult-child relationships are one of the most important factors affecting a young person's development. Rather than focusing on teens' problems, this handbook takes a proactiveapproach and highlights hopeful actions adults can take to have a positive impact on a young person's life. For example, adults  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Benson, Peter L.
Parent, teacher, mentor, friend.
Minneapolis, MN : Search Institute Press, c2010
(DLC) 2010035775
(OCoLC)617461502
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Benson
ISBN: 9781574822830 1574822837 9781574825039 1574825038
OCLC Number: 714155577
Description: 1 online resource (198 p.) : ill.
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Table of Contents; A Call to Action; In 30 Seconds or Less; Connect; Stay in Touch; Make It Last; Stand Up, Act Up; Start Something; Epilogue: 75 Million Gems; Notes; Appendix A: What Are Developmental Assets?; Appendix B: What Are Sparks?; Discussion Guide: Questions to Get Groups Thinking, Talking, and Acting; Acknowledgments; About the Author; 198 About Search Institute Press.
Responsibility: Peter L. Benson.

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Detailing daily actions that have a lasting significance on kids, this guide for all adults shows that positive adult-child relationships are one of the most important factors affecting a young person's development. Rather than focusing on teens' problems, this handbook takes a proactiveapproach and highlights hopeful actions adults can take to have a positive impact on a young person's life. For example, adults will learn to use 30-second encounters to offer compliments and to ask meaningful questions of children that lead to deeper conversations. This call to action invites every adult to be.

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