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Author Wilson, Gary B.

Title Help your boys succeed : the essential guide for parents / Gary Wilson
Published [London] ; New York : Network Continuum, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (110 pages) : illustrations
Series Help your child succeed
Help your child succeed
Contents The barriers to boys' achievement and how parents can help boys to break through them -- Too much pressure at pre-school -- Lack of independence -- Boys starting school linguistically less developed -- Physiological needs not met -- Negative attitudes to writing -- Limited interest in reading -- Inability to plan and prepare effectively -- Peer pressure -- The laddish culture -- Emotional ingelligence issues -- A mismatch between how he is expected to work and his preferred way of working -- Poor reflection skills -- Low self-esteem and limiting self-beliefs -- Lack of positive male role models -- Let's hear it from the boys -- Homework -- Revision -- Coursework -- Aspirations -- Boys can be turned around -- How schools are responding to the problem
Notes Print version record
Subject Boys.
Child rearing.
Parent and child.
Self-esteem in children.
Success in children.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1855396637 (electronic bk.)
9781855396630 (electronic bk.)