Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 0307383148
Release Date: 2007-03-27
Genre: Family & Relationships

Completely updated to report the latest research in child development and learning, Positive Discipline for Preschoolers will teach you how to use methods to raise a child who is responsible, respectful, and resourceful. Caring for young children is one of the most challenging tasks an adult will ever face. No matter how much you love your child, there will be moments filled with frustration, anger, and even desperation. There will also be questions: Why does my four-year-old deliberately lie to me? Why won’t my three-year-old listen to me? Should I ever spank my preschooler when she is disobedient? Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust the Positive Discipline series and its commonsense approach to child-rearing. This revised and updated third edition includes information from the latest research on neurobiology, diet and exercise, gender differences and behavior, the importance of early relationships and parenting, and new approaches to parenting in the age of mass media. In addition, this book offers new information on reducing anxiety and helping children feel safe in troubled times. You’ll also find practical solutions for how to: - Avoid the power struggles that often come with mastering sleeping, eating, and potty training - See misbehavior as an opportunity to teach nonpunitive discipline—not punishment - Instill valuable social skills and positive behavior inside and outside the home by using methods that teach important life skills - Employ family and class meetings to tackle behavorial challenges - And much, much more! From the Trade Paperback edition.

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

Author: Jane Nelsen
Publisher: Prima Lifestyles
ISBN: CORNELL:31924090242946
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Child rearing

The philosophy of positive discipline is that of raising children in a positive environment enabling them to grow into secure, capable people. Tailored to the needs of parents, teachers, and anyone who works with children, Prima's "Positive Discipline" library is an invaluable resource.Parents are eager for knowledgeable, reliable, and practical information about guiding their children through those formative years from infancy through age four. They'll find plenty of guidance here, including clear, expert advice on potty training, positive behavior, engaging children's curiosity, and more.

Play Therapy

Author: Terry Kottman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119025993
Release Date: 2014-11-24
Genre: Psychology

Written for use in play therapy and child counseling courses, this extraordinarily practical text provides a detailed examination of basic and advanced play therapy concepts and skills and guidance on when and how to use them. Kottman’s multitheoretical approach and wealth of explicit techniques are also helpful for clinicians who want to gain greater insight into children’s minds and enhance therapeutic communication through the power of play. After a discussion of the basic concepts and logistical aspects of play therapy, Kottman illustrates commonly used play therapy skills and more advanced skills. Introduced in this edition is a new chapter on working with parents and teachers to increase the effectiveness of play therapy. Practice exercises and “Questions to Ponder” throughout the text facilitate the skill-building and self-examination process. *Requests for digital versions from the ACA can be found on wiley.com. *To request print copies, please visit the ACA website here: http://isgweb.counseling.org/ISGweb/Purchase/ProductDetail.aspx?Product_code=72905 *Reproduction requests for material from books published by ACA should be directed to [email protected]

Teachers and Families Working Together

Author: Deborah Diffily
Publisher: Pearson College Division
ISBN: UVA:X004707339
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Education

"Teachers and Families Working Together" is a concise resource that provides future teachers with exactly what they need to know when working with the families of young children. Chapters detail the benefits of family involvement for families, teachers, and especially children. Using the voices of many family members and teachers, this book describes diverse family types and cultures and gives specific strategies teachers can use to involve family members and the community in the life of a class or school. The family involvement strategies are divided into written communication, shared time, and other ways to involve families. Strategies are practical and are based on the experiences of early childhood educators. Features that this text offers: First section looks at family involvement from three different perspectives, -those of experts, families, and teachers. The barriers to family involvement from the perspectives of families and teachers are examined. Different ways of working with families -such as written communications, shared time with families, and working through differences between teachers and families are detailed. Fourth section shares closing thoughts and solutions about work with families. Pedagogy to support student learning includes: "Voices of Teachers," "Voices of Families," "Case Studies," "Suggested Reflections," "Field Experiences," and "Website Resources." Author Bio: Deborah Diffily is an assistant professor of early childhood education at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Her research interests include project-based learning, children's literacy and scientific development, and working with families. She coauthored "Teaching Young Children" with Margaret Puckett and "Project-Based Learning with Young Children" with Charlotte Sassman.

Infants toddlers preschoolers

Author: Julie Soto
Publisher: Resource Pathways Inc
ISBN: 0965342484
Release Date: 1998-05-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

A bibliography of print, videocassette, and electronic resources, to help parents and guardians care for children from infancy through preschool; each item is annotated and rated.

Positive Discipline

Author: Jane Nelson
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 9780804141185
Release Date: 2015
Genre: Family & Relationships

"A commonsense approach to child rearing that uses kind but firm support to raise children who are both capable and confident." -- Back cover.

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny
ISBN: UOM:39015046838804
Release Date: 1998
Genre: American literature

Die 7 Wege zur Effektivit t

Author: Stephen R. Covey
Publisher: GABAL Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783956237645
Release Date: 2018-10-10
Genre: Self-Help

"Die 7 Wege zur Effektivität" sind ein Klassiker und eines der einflussreichsten Bücher, die jemals geschrieben wurden. Seit der Erstveröffentlichung 1989 gehört es mit über 30 Millionen verkauften Exemplaren weltweit auch heute noch zu den wichtigsten Business-Bestsellern und hat auch nach fast 30 Jahren weder an Relevanz noch an Aktualität verloren. Das Buch liefert Prinzipien und überzeugende Konzepte zur Steigerung der persönlichen Effektivität, die Menschen und Organisationen weltweit bis heute positiv beeinflussen. Die zentrale Botschaft des Buches: Nicht angelernte Erfolgstechniken, sondern Charakter, Kompetenz und Vertrauen führen zu einem erfüllten und erfolgreichen Leben. Das gilt in unserer heutigen volatilen Lebens- und Arbeitswelt mehr denn je. Kenntnisreich und anhand von zahlreichen pointierten Anekdoten zeigt Covey Schritt für Schritt, wie wir Fairness, Integrität, Ehrlichkeit und menschliche Würde in unser Leben und Miteinander integrieren. Prinzipien, die uns angesichts immer drängenderer Veränderungen Sicherheit geben und zugleich die Weisheit und Kraft verleihen, die Chancen in der Veränderung zu sehen und zu ergreifen.

Der Tod und der Dicke

Author: Reginald Hill
Publisher: Knaur eBook
ISBN: 9783426412794
Release Date: 2011-07-04
Genre: Fiction

Weil er wieder mal auf seine große Klappe und die Überzeugungskraft seiner gut zwei Zentner Lebendgewicht vertraut, fliegt Superintendent Andy Dalziel eine Bombe um die Ohren. Schwer verletzt liegt der Dicke nun im Koma und schlägt sich mit dem Sensenmann herum. Chief Inspector Peter Pascoe will die Schuldigen dingfest machen und stößt dabei auf vermeintliche Islamisten, einen merkwürdigen Tempelritter- Orden und eine Anti-Terror-Einheit, die ihn kaltstellen will. Wäre doch bloß der Dicke mit von der Partie ...