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Building Resilient Students: Integrating Resiliency Into What You Already Know and Do / Edition 1
     

Building Resilient Students: Integrating Resiliency Into What You Already Know and Do / Edition 1

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by Katherine Thomsen
 

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ISBN-10: 076194544X

ISBN-13: 9780761945444

Pub. Date: 12/28/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This essential resource provides educators with proven and practical applications for building resiliency in even the most at-risk students.

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This essential resource provides educators with proven and practical applications for building resiliency in even the most at-risk students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761945444
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - Nan Henderson
Preface
Who Is Responsible for Building Resilience in Students?
Using Resiliency Theory Is Good Educational Practice
Validating the Art of Teaching and Common Sense
Acknowledgments
About the Author
1. Resiliency: The Basics
Nan Henderson and the Resiliency Attitude
Enter Henderson and Milstein's Resiliency Wheel
Foundations of Resiliency
Overview of Benard's Model
Overview of the Wolins' Model
The Challenge Model as It Relates to Brief, Solution-Oriented Therapy
Overview of Asset Building
Summary
2. Character Education and Building Resilience
Character Education Lost
What Is Character Education?
Working the Wheel
Summary
3. Multiple Intelligences Theory and Building Resilience
Multiple Intelligences and Resiliency
Introduction to Multiple-Intelligences Theory
The Eight Intelligences
How an Intelligence Develops
Putting Multiple Intelligences to Use
How Learning Styles and Multiple Intelligences Interrelate
Working the Wheel
Summary
4. Emotional Intelligence and Building Resilience
Emotion Is the Key
Emotional Intelligence Theory
The Physiology of Emotions
Putting Emotional Intelligence Theory Into Use
Working the Wheel
Summary
5. Service Learning and Building Resilience
Origins of the Concept of Service Learning
Confusion Surrounding Service Learning
Your Goals Drive Your Service Learning
Continuum of Service Learning
Service Learning and Building Resilience
Working the Wheel
Summary
6. Violence Prevention and Building Resilience
Understanding Low-Level Violence
Working the Wheel
Summary
Conclusion
Resource A: Checklist for Assessing Students' Multiple Intelligences
Resource B: True Colors Word Sort
Resource C: Additional Resources
References
Index

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Building Resilient Students: Integrating Resiliency Into What You Already Know and Do 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is a easy to read review of research that easily shows how to help build healthier, more resilient students. Points out how many teachers are already doing this, and how easy it is to improve on what they're already doing. Great book-for your favorite teacher or anyone interested in helping youth in a more positive development!
Guest More than 1 year ago
Wonderful read with lots of great insights!!