Fostering Emotional Intelligence in K-8 Students: Simple Strategies and Ready-To-Use Activities

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This book is a must-read for teachers and educators who recognize that it takes more than scholarly achievement to help shape a student into a successful adult.
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Editorial Reviews

Donna Walker Tileston

"Gwen Doty has written a practical, usable, and timely book on a subject that can have tremendous impact on student achievement. Well worth the reading!"

Anita Perry

"Timely and very relevant to classroom teachers and those training to be in the field."

Contemporary Psychology APA Review of Books

"Doty's book is a useful, practical tool that raises a myriad of issues for those interested in exploring the relationship between emotional intelligence, empathy, pro-social behavior, and development."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761977483
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 7/11/2001
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 168
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Gwen Doty, a twenty-year veteran in the field of education, conducts seminars throughout the country with the goal of inspiring teachers to connect with their students by integrating emotional and social components into academic lessons.

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Table of Contents

About the Author
Part I: Is Emotional Intelligence Just One More Thing We Have to Teach?
1. Understanding Emotional Intelligence
2. Integrating Emotional Intelligence with Academic Skills
3. Teaching Emotional Intelligence
Part II: Components of Emotional Intelligence
4. Awareness of Self and Others
5. Approval of Self and Others
6. Mastering Self-Responsibility
7. Finding Personal Meaning
8. Valuing Honesty and Ethics
Part III: Incorporating Emotional Intelligence Into the Curriculum
9. EI Synthesis: Creating a Thematic Unit Around Emotional Intelligence
Appendix: Pre-and Post-Training Assessment of Emotional Intelligence
Additional Resources
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 21, 2002

    A must for K-8 Teachers!!

    Gwen Doty effectively shows educators how to integrate Emotional Intelligence activities into the academic content. She also supplies ready-to-use lessons which can be easily adapted to all grade levels.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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