How Children Succeed

Challenges conventional views about standardized testing to argue that success is more determined by self-discipline, and describes the work of pioneering researchers and educators who have enabled effective new teaching methods.

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  • Author : Paul Tough
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Pages : 231 pages
  • ISBN : 0547564651
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 19 reviews
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How Children Succeed

How Children Succeed
  • Author : Paul Tough
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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Challenges conventional views about standardized testing to argue that success is more determined by self-discipline, and describes the work of pioneering researchers and educators who have enabled effective new teaching methods.

Helping Children Succeed

Helping Children Succeed
  • Author : Paul Tough
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 24 May 2016
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From the New York Times best-selling author of How Children Succeed, an essential handbook of “informative and effective methods to help children overcome issues and thrive at home and in school”*—now including sixteen new infographics! In How Children Succeed, Paul Tough introduced us to research showing that personal qualities like perseverance, self-control, and conscientiousness play a critical role in children’s success. Now, in Helping Children Succeed, Tough takes on a new set of pressing questions: What does growing

Whatever it Takes

Whatever it Takes
  • Author : Paul Tough
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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A portrait of African-American activist Geoffrey Canada describes his radical approach to eliminating inner-city poverty, one that proposes to transform the lives of poor children by changing their schools, their families, and their neighborhoods at the same time.

How Children Succeed... in 30 Minutes

How Children Succeed... in 30 Minutes
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 November 2012
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How Children Succeed ...in 30 minutes is the essential guide to quickly understanding the important lessons outlined in Paul Tough's bestselling book, How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character. Understand the key ideas behind How Children Succeed in a fraction of the time: • 18 essential insights and takeaways‬ • 8 illustrative case studies • 5 chapter-by-chapter synopses In How Children Succeed, bestselling author Paul Tough examines the research of neuroscientists, medical doctors, psychologists, educators, and economists to discover the qualities that lead

Math Coach

Math Coach
  • Author : Wayne A. Wickelgren,Ingrid Wickelgren
  • Publisher : Berkley Publishing Group
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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From counting to algebra, it all adds up when parents use this easy math guide to help their kids make the grade.

How We Learn

How We Learn
  • Author : Benedict Carey
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 09 September 2014
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In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives. From an early age, it is drilled into our heads: Restlessness, distraction, and ignorance are the enemies of success. We’re told that learning is all self-discipline, that we must confine ourselves to designated study areas, turn off the

Teaching the Restless

Teaching the Restless
  • Author : Chris Mercogliano
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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As codirector of the Albany Free School in Albany, New York, Mercogliano and his faculty have developed numerous ways to help hyperactive children relax, focus, and learn without assigning pathological labels to the children or resorting to the use of biopsychiatric drugs. Here, he speaks to both parents who worry that their kids cannot attend classes without drugs and to educators who wonder how to best teach these hyperactive kids.

The Gift of Failure

The Gift of Failure
  • Author : Jessica Lahey
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 11 August 2015
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the tradition of Paul Tough’s How Children Succeed and Wendy Mogel’s The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, this groundbreaking manifesto focuses on the critical school years when parents must learn to allow their children to experience the disappointment and frustration that occur from life’s inevitable problems so that they can grow up to be successful, resilient, and self-reliant adults. Modern parenting is defined by an unprecedented level of overprotectiveness: parents who rush

Family Learning

Family Learning
  • Author : William F. Russell
  • Publisher : First Word Learning System
  • Release : 28 February 1997
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Offers advice on optimizing learning opportunities and exploring science, language, math, history, geography, astronomy, and character development with school-age children

The Years That Matter Most

The Years That Matter Most
  • Author : Paul Tough
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release : 23 February 2021
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The best-selling author of How Children Succeed returns with a powerful, mind-changing inquiry into higher education in the United States Does college still work? Is the system designed just to protect the privileged and leave everyone else behind? Or can a college education today provide real opportunity to young Americans seeking to improve their station in life? The Years That Matter Most tells the stories of students trying to find their way, with hope, joy, and frustration, through the application

Mexican Roots, American Schools

Mexican Roots, American Schools
  • Author : Robert Crosnoe
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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Improving the educational success of the children of Mexican immigrants is crucial to the future prospects of these children as well as to the American population at large. This book documents how various aspects of these children's lives help or hinder their learning in elementary school.

I Wish My Teacher Knew

I Wish My Teacher Knew
  • Author : Kyle Schwartz
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release : 12 July 2016
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One day, third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students to fill-in-the-blank in this sentence: "I wish my teacher knew _____." The results astounded her. Some answers were humorous, others were heartbreaking-all were profoundly moving and enlightening. The results opened her eyes to the need for educators to understand the unique realities their students face in order to create an open, safe and supportive place in the classroom. When Schwartz shared her experience online, #IWishMyTeacherKnew became an immediate worldwide viral phenomenon. Schwartz's

Children Who Fail at School But Succeed at Life: Lessons from Lives Well-Lived

Children Who Fail at School But Succeed at Life: Lessons from Lives Well-Lived
  • Author : Mark Katz
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 11 April 2016
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Understanding resiliency and student success by studying people who succumbed to risk but later triumphed. A number of people who failed in school currently enjoy meaningful and successful lives. They include, though they are by no means limited to, those with attention and executive function challenges, learning disabilities, learning and behavioral challenges arising out of traumatic events in their lives, and even those impacted by all of the above. Up until recently, little attention was paid to successful people who

The Learning Habit

The Learning Habit
  • Author : Stephanie Donaldson-Pressman,Rebecca Jackson,Robert Pressman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 02 September 2014
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A groundbreaking approach to building learning habits for life, based on a major new study revealing what works – and what doesn’t Life is different for kids today. Between standardized testing, the Common Core Curriculum, copious homework assignments, and seemingly endless amounts of “screen time,” it’s hard for kids – and parents – to know what’s most essential. How can parents help their kids succeed – not just do well “on the test” -- but develop the learning habits they’ll

Family Life and School Achievement

Family Life and School Achievement
  • Author : Reginald M. Clark
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 31 July 2015
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Working mothers, broken homes, poverty, racial or ethnic background, poorly educated parents—these are the usual reasons given for the academic problems of poor urban children. Reginald M. Clark contends, however, that such structural characteristics of families neither predict nor explain the wide variation in academic achievement among children. He emphasizes instead the total family life, stating that the most important indicators of academic potential are embedded in family culture. To support his contentions, Clark offers ten intimate portraits of