Positive Discipline A Z

Positive Discipline A Z
Author: Jane Nelsen,Lynn Lott,H. Stephen Glenn
Publsiher: Prima Lifestyles
Total Pages: 354
Release: 1993
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Child rearing
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline A Z Book Excerpt:

This book helps you solve problems and lets children feels good about themselves. With this quick A to Z reference, you're on the road to becoming a truly pro-acive parent.

Positive Discipline A Z

Positive Discipline A Z
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Lynn Lott,H. Stephen Glenn
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2007-03-27
ISBN: 0307383121
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline A Z Book Excerpt:

As a parent, you face one of the most challenging—and rewarding—roles of your life. No matter how much you love your child, there will still be moments filled with anger, frustration, and, at times, desperation. What do you do? Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust the Positive Discipline series for its consistent, commonsense approach to child rearing. In this completely updated edition of Positive Discipline A–Z, you will learn how to use methods to raise a child who is responsible, respectful, and resourceful. You’ll find practical solutions to such parenting challenges as: - Sibling Rivalry - Bedtime Hassles - School Problems - Getting Chores Done - ADHD ·Eating Problems - Procrastination - Whining - Tattling and Lying - Homework Battles - And Dozens More! This newly revised and expanded third edition contains up-to-the-minute information on sleeping through the night, back talk, and lack of motivation as well as tips on diet, exercise, and obesity prevention, and new approaches to parenting in the age of computers and cell phones.

Positive Discipline A Teacher s A Z Guide

Positive Discipline  A Teacher s A Z Guide
Author: Jane Nelsen,Linda Escobar,Kate Ortolano,Roslyn Ann Duffy,Debbie Owen-Sohocki
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2009-09-30
ISBN: 030755919X
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline A Teacher s A Z Guide Book Excerpt:

Take back the classroom and make a positive difference in your students' lives. Many teachers today are facing problems and discipline issues they never dreamed of when they decided to become teachers. Combine violence, behavioral disorders, and downright defiant attitudes from students with the age-old problems of bullying, poor attendance, and more, and the mix is positively lethal. However, there are effective, positive strategies for restoring order and turning the teacher-student relationship into one of mutual respect. Applicable to all grade levels, this comprehensive A to Z guide addresses modern-day problems and practical solutions for establishing an effective learning environment. Inside, you'll discover: • The 17 fundamental tools of positive discipline • Real-life stories of proven positive discipline strategies • Suggestions for establishing and maintaining respectful, nurturing relationships with students • And much more! "Overcome obstacles and get back to why you became a teacher in the first place: to empower students with confidence, self-respect, and resourcefulness." —Bill Scott, principal, Birney Elementary School, Murietta, Georgia "An inspiring, information-packed book. All teachers—from those just beginning to those with many years of experience—will find the tools of positive discipline easy to use." —Phillip Harris, Ed.D., director, Center for Professional Development and Services, Phi Delta Kappa International

Positive Discipline

Positive Discipline
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
Publsiher: Ballantine Books
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2011-05-25
ISBN: 0307794164
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline Book Excerpt:

For twenty-five years, Positive Discipline has been the gold standard reference for grown-ups working with children. Now Jane Nelsen, distinguished psychologist, educator, and mother of seven, has written a revised and expanded edition. The key to positive discipline is not punishment, she tells us, but mutual respect. Nelsen coaches parents and teachers to be both firm and kind, so that any child–from a three-year-old toddler to a rebellious teenager–can learn creative cooperation and self-discipline with no loss of dignity. Inside you’ll discover how to • bridge communication gaps • defuse power struggles • avoid the dangers of praise • enforce your message of love • build on strengths, not weaknesses • hold children accountable with their self-respect intact • teach children not what to think but how to think • win cooperation at home and at school • meet the special challenge of teen misbehavior “It is not easy to improve a classic book, but Jane Nelson has done so in this revised edition. Packed with updated examples that are clear and specific, Positive Discipline shows parents exactly how to focus on solutions while being kind and firm. If you want to enrich your relationship with your children, this is the book for you.” –Sal Severe, author of How to Behave So Your Children Will, Too! Millions of children have already benefited from the counsel in this wise and warmhearted book, which features dozens of true stories of positive discipline in action. Give your child the tools he or she needs for a well-adjusted life with this proven treasure trove of practical advice.

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Cheryl Erwin, M.A.,Roslyn Ann Duffy
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2007-03-27
ISBN: 0307383148
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers Book Excerpt:

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!

Positive Discipline Tools for Teachers

Positive Discipline Tools for Teachers
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Kelly Gfroerer Ph.D.
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2017-06-06
ISBN: 1101905409
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline Tools for Teachers Book Excerpt:

MORE THAN 2 MILLION POSITIVE DISCIPLINE BOOKS SOLD The Positive Discipline method has proved to be an invaluable resource for teachers who want to foster creative problem-solving within their students, giving them the behavioral skills they need to understand and process what they learn. In Positive Discipline Tools for Teachers, you will learn how to successfully incorporate respectful, solution-oriented approaches to ensure a cooperative and productive classroom. Using tools like "Connection Before Correction," "Four Problem-Solving Steps," and "Focusing on Solutions," teachers will be able to focus on student-centered learning, rather than wasting time trying to control their students' behavior. Each tool is specifically tailored for the modern classroom, with examples and positive solutions to each and every roadblock that stands in the way of cooperative learning. Complete with the most up-to-date research on classroom management and the effectiveness of the Positive Discipline method, this comprehensive guide also includes helpful teacher stories and testimonials from around the world. You will learn how to: - Model kind and firm leadership in the classroom - Keep your students involved and intrinsically motivated - Improve students’ self-regulation -And more!

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers Revised 4th Edition

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers  Revised 4th Edition
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Cheryl Erwin, M.A.,Roslyn Ann Duffy
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2019-07-09
ISBN: 0525576428
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers Revised 4th Edition Book Excerpt:

Completely updated with the latest research in child development and learning, Positive Discipline for Preschoolers will help parents understand their preschooler and provide early 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 is everything a struggle with my three-year-old? Should I ever spank my preschooler when she is disobedient? Over the years, millions of parents have come to trust the Positive Discipline series and its common-sense approach to child-rearing. This revised and updated fourth edition includes a new chapter on the importance of play and outdoor experiences on child development, along with new information on school readiness, childhood brain growth, and social/emotional learning. You'll also find practical solutions for how to: - Teach appropriate social skills at an early age - 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

Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers

Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Cheryl Erwin, M.A.
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2010-08-25
ISBN: 0307559181
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers Book Excerpt:

Empowering Methods for Effective Childcare As a professional childcare provider, you want to create an environment that is inviting and nurturing for children as well as encouraging for your adult staff. You want to find ways to form a partnership with parents in their children's development. Simply put, you want to provide an all-around quality childcare experience at every level. This book is also great for parents who want to take an active role in assuring the best childcare for their children. Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers offers a thorough, practical program that is easily adaptable to any childcare or preschool situation and setting. Inside are workable solutions to many of today's toughest childcare issues and everything you need to develop an enriching experience for children, parents, and workers alike. You'll learn how to: ·Create a setting where children can laugh, learn, and grow ·Support healthy physical, emotional, and cognitive development in all children, including those with special needs ·Encourage parents to establish a partnership with you and provide the same kind, firm limits and respectful environment at home ·Uncover support and learning opportunities for yourself and fellow childcare providers ·And much more! "In a magical way, Positive Discipline for Childcare Providers demonstrates techniques that decrease misbehavior by increasing the child's sense of capability, courage, and community feeling." —Rob Guttenberg, a state-certified childcare trainer, director of parenting education at YMCA Youth Services Maryland, and author of The Parent As Cheerleader "Wow! This book is an incredible resource full of effective and practical ideas—from creating an environment where everyone feels welcome to a model of discipline that respects and empowers adults and children." —Mary Jamin Maguire, M.A., L.P., LICSW, trainer, Minnesota School-Age Childcare Training Network

Positive Discipline for Single Parents Revised and Updated 2nd Edition

Positive Discipline for Single Parents  Revised and Updated 2nd Edition
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Cheryl Erwin, M.A.,Carol Delzer
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2012-05-16
ISBN: 0307819981
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Single Parents Revised and Updated 2nd Edition Book Excerpt:

A Positive, Proven Approach to Single Parenting! As a single parent in our complex world, you face the challenge of doing alone a job that was meant for two people. In addition, self-doubt and guilt may dampen the joy you experience raising your child. What do you do? Over the years, millions of parents just like you have come to trust Jane Nelsen's classic POSITIVE DISCIPLINE series for its consistant, commonsense approach to child rearing. In this completely revised and updated edition of Positive Discipline for Single Parents you'll learn how to succeed as a single parent in the most important job of your life: raising a child who is responsible, respectful, and resourceful. Inside this reassuring book, you'll discover how to: ·Identify potential problems and develop skills to prevent them ·Budget time each week for family activities ·Create a respectful coparenting relationship with your former spouse ·Use nonpunitive methods to help your children make wise decisions about their behavior ·And much, much more! "Provides very important information for single parents, especially in today's violent society. Used as a resource, it can help parents deal with discipline issues in a positive way and in turn help their children become responsible citizens."—Judye Foy, international vice president, Community Relations, Parents Without Partners "Another great resource for both single parents and therapists . . . practical and enjoyable to read. A must for your parenting library."—Stephen Sprinkel, marriage and family therapist

Positive Discipline for Teenagers Revised 2nd Edition

Positive Discipline for Teenagers  Revised 2nd Edition
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.,Lynn Lott
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2010-12-29
ISBN: 0307758958
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Teenagers Revised 2nd Edition Book Excerpt:

Positive Parenting for Those Important Teen Years Adolescence is often a time of great stress and turmoil—not only for kids going through it, but for you, their parents as well. During the teen years, kids aggressively begin to explore a new sense of freedom, which often leads to feelings of resentment and powerlessness for parents who increasingly are excluded from their children's lives. This revised edition of Positive Discipline for Teenagers shows you how to break the destructive cycle of guilt and blame and work toward greater understanding and communication with your adolescents. Inside, you'll: ·Find out how to encourage your teen and yourself ·Grow to understand how your teen still needs you, but in different ways ·Learn how to get to know who your teen really is ·Discover how to develop sound judgment without being judgmental ·Learn how to use follow-through—the only surefire way to get chores done Over the years, millions of parents have come to trust the classic Positive Discipline series for its consistent, commmonsense approach to child rearing. Inside, you'll discover proven, effective methods for working with your teens. Over 1 million Positive Discipline books sold! "I highly recommend this book to parents, teachers, and all others who work with young people. It is one of the best books I have seen on helping adults and adolescents turn their conflict into friendship. Remarkably, it shows how to accomplish this while helping young people develop courage, confidence, responsibility, cooperation, self-respect, and trust. I urge you to read it." —H. Stephen Glenn, Ph.D., coauthor of Raising Self-Reliant Children in a Self-Indulgent World.

Positive Time Out

Positive Time Out
Author: Jane Nelsen, Ed.D.
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2011-05-18
ISBN: 0307794059
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Time Out Book Excerpt:

Discover the Power of Positive Time-Out Time-out is one of the most popular disciplinary techniques used in homes and schools today. But instead of being the positive, motivating, experience it should be for children, it is often punitive, counterproductive, and damaging to their gentle psyches. In this book, bestselling parenting author Jane Nelsen shows you how to make time-out a positive learning experience for children. Inside, you'll discover how positive time-out can teach children the art of self-discipline and instill such invaluable qualities as self-confidence and problem-solving skills. You'll also learn how to: ·Make time-out an encouraging experience ·Develop an attitude and action plan to avoid power struggles with children ·Empower children by involving them in the behavior changing process ·Understand the mistaken goals of negative behavior "Gives parents and teachers the encouragement and tools they need to help children handle their own behavior."—Sheryl Hausinger, M.D., Texas Children's Pediatric Associates and mother of three "Offers more than 50 ways that parents can set limits while still encouraging their kids. It should be in every doctor's waiting room."—Jody McVittie, M.D., family physician

Positive Discipline for Teenagers Revised 3rd Edition

Positive Discipline for Teenagers  Revised 3rd Edition
Author: Jane Nelsen,Lynn Lott
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2012-08-14
ISBN: 0770436560
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Teenagers Revised 3rd Edition Book Excerpt:

A Positive Approach To Raising Happy, Healthy and Mature Teenagers Adolescence can be a time of great stress and turmoil—not only for kids going through it, but for their parents as well. It’s normal for teens to explore a new sense of freedom and to redefine the ways in which they relate to their parents, and that process can sometimes leave parents feeling powerless, alienated, or excluded from their children’s lives. These effects can be magnified even further in this modern age of social networks, cell phones, and constant digital distraction. This newly revised and updated edition of Positive Discipline for Teenagers shows parents how to build stronger bridges of communication with their children, break the destructive cycles of guilt and blame that occur in parent-teen power struggles, and work toward greater mutual respect with their adolescents. At the core of the Positive Discipline approach is the understanding that teens still need their parents, just in different ways—and by better understanding who their teens really are, parents can learn to encourage both their teens and themselves, and instill good judgment without being judgmental. The methods in this book work to build vital social and life skills through encouragement and empowerment—not punishment. Truly effective parenting is about connection before correction. Over the years, millions of parents have come to trust Jane Nelsen’s classic Positive Discipline series for its consistent, commonsense approach to raising happy, responsible kids. This new edition is filled with proven, effective methods for coping with such parenting challenges as: -Fostering truly honest discussions with your teen -Helping your teen handle the online world -Turning mistakes into opportunities -Keeping your sanity while raising your teen—and making sure your own teenage issues aren’t weighing you down -Teaching your teen how to pursue the goal that make them happy…and a few that make you happy too (like chores) -Making sure you’re on your teen’s side, and that they know that -Avoiding the pitfalls of excessive control and excessive permissiveness

Positive Discipline in the Classroom

Positive Discipline in the Classroom
Author: Jane Nelsen,Lynn Lott,H. Stephen Glenn
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2013-07-16
ISBN: 0770436587
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline in the Classroom Book Excerpt:

The Acclaimed Bestseller That Can Improve Your Classroom Experience Forever! Over the years millions of parents and teachers have used the amazingly effective strategies of Positive Discipline to restore order and civility to their classrooms and homes. And in today's classroom, where teachers must compete with digital distractions for their students' attention while trying to satisfy increasingly demanding academic standards, it is more important than ever that educators be able to combat apathy, instill vital problem-solving skills, and create a climate that maximizes learning. Now you too can use the time tested Positive Discipline strategies as a foundation for fostering cooperation, problem-solving skills, and mutual respect in children. This new edition of Positive Discipline in the Classroom is updated with essential tools for the modern teacher. Imagine, instead of controlling behavior, you can be teaching; instead of confronting apathy, you will enjoy motivated, eager students! Inside, you'll learn how to: ·Create a classroom climate that enhances academic learning ·Use encouragement rather than praise and rewards ·Instill valuable social skills and positive behavior through the use of class meetings -Learn why involving students in solving problems is much more effective than punishment ·Understand the motivation behind students' behavior instead of looking for causes ·And much more! “A must for every educator. The jargon-free concepts and strategies are easy to follow and have changed my life as a principal, as well as the lives of my teachers and students.” – Bill Scott, Principal of Birney Elementary, Marietta, Georgia “This book should be standard operating procedure. I highly recommend it to anyone who seeks to teach young people!” – Robert W. Reasoner, president of the International Council for Self-Esteem “Transforms the way teachers view themselves and their students. The activities in this book show how learning shifts from head to heart, where positive change can really take route.” – Dina Emser, M.A., former elementary school principal and education consultant

Classroom Motivation from A to Z

Classroom Motivation from A to Z
Author: Barbara R. Blackburn
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 209
Release: 2013-07-23
ISBN: 1317930835
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Classroom Motivation from A to Z Book Excerpt:

This book focuses on basic strategies you can integrate into everyday instruction in every subject area and across grade levels. It shows teachers how to motivate and engage students. The practical examples in this book make it easy for you to apply these strategies in your own classroom. It presents lively stories about how teachers help their students succeed. You'll meet teachers of all types, from preschool to high school, and you'll hear the voices of real students. Companion Study Guide Available

What Makes Kids Kick Home

What Makes Kids Kick   Home
Author: Fran Kick
Publsiher: Instruction+Design Concepts
Total Pages: 227
Release: 2005
ISBN: 1591990165
Category: Child development
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

What Makes Kids Kick Home Book Excerpt:

Home Learning Year by Year

Home Learning Year by Year
Author: Rebecca Rupp
Publsiher: Crown
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2009-02-04
ISBN: 0307565807
Category: Education
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Home Learning Year by Year Book Excerpt:

Finally, homeschoolers have a comprehensive guide to designing a homeschool curriculum, from one of the country's foremost homeschooling experts. , Rebecca Rupp presents a structured plan to ensure that your children will learn what they need to know when they need to know it, from preschool through high school. Based on the traditional pre-K through 12th-grade structure, Home Learning Year by Year features: The integral subjects to be covered within each grade Standards for knowledge that should be acquired by your child at each level Recommended books to use as texts for every subject Guidelines for the importance of each topic: which knowledge is essential and which is best for more expansive study based on your child's personal interests Suggestions for how to sensitively approach less academic subjects, such as sex education and physical fitness

Positive Discipline for Kids

Positive Discipline for Kids
Author: Jack Dowson,Sara Dowson
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 118
Release: 2021-01-20
ISBN: 9781990059919
Category: Family & Relationships
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Kids Book Excerpt:

Are you aware of your Childs mental health? Recent research tells us that children are hardwired from birth to connect with others, and those children who feel a sense of connection to their community, family, and school are less likely to misbehave. Positive Discipline is based on the understanding that the key to positive parenting is not punishment, but mutual respect. Positive Discipline teaches young people from an early age to become responsible, respectful, and resourceful members of their communities. Positive Discipline teaches important social and life skills in a manner that is deeply respectful and encouraging for both children and parents. The Authors of this Book Jack Dowson & Sara Dowson are the best friends of their three children. They will teach you how to connect with your child and teach them to connect with others. In this Book you'll also receive: Positive Discipline Solutions A-Z How to Boost your kid's confidence The Extent of letting things go To-Do and Not To Do Bedtime Battles Encouragement, Sensitivity, Adaptability, Intensity, and Most Importantly Humanity And Much, Much More... Kids are the future of the nation and the family as well. It is important to make them learn the best codes of life that will help them to be successful. Discipline is one of the crucial and critical components of success in life. It is not just about the understanding of right or wrong but letting a child adopt some specific regulations in life. Mannerism, dignity, public dealing, respecting others, behaving sanely, following laws, and progress economically and socially are the products a person can have from the discipline. If you are struggling with your little one then this might be your biggest chance to bond. Click "Add to Cart" to receive your book instantly!

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers
Author: Jane Nelsen,Cherly Erwin,Roslyn Duffy
Publsiher: Prima Lifestyles
Total Pages: 344
Release: 1994
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Child Rearing
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Positive Discipline for Preschoolers Book Excerpt:

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.

Moral Politics

Moral Politics
Author: George Lakoff
Publsiher: University of Chicago Press
Total Pages: 489
Release: 2010-12-15
ISBN: 0226471004
Category: Political Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Moral Politics Book Excerpt:

In this classic text, the first full-scale application of cognitive science to politics, George Lakoff analyzes the unconscious and rhetorical worldviews of liberals and conservatives, discovering radically different but remarkably consistent conceptions of morality on both the left and right. For this new edition, Lakoff adds a preface and an afterword extending his observations to major ideological conflicts since the book's original publication, from the impeachment of Bill Clinton to the 2000 presidential election and its aftermath.

Self Help That Works

Self Help That Works
Author: John C. Norcross,Linda F. Campbell,John M. Grohol, PsyD,John W. Santrock,Florin Selagea, M.S.,Robert Sommer, Ph.D.
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 611
Release: 2013-04-11
ISBN: 0199915156
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Self Help That Works Book Excerpt:

Previously published under title: Authoritative guide to self-help resources in mental health.