From Santa to Sexting: Keeping Kids Safe, Strong, and Secure in Middle School

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It's a rough, tough world for middle schoolers today. Not long ago most kids believed in Santa Claus. Now, barely on the cusp of adolescence, they are thrust into an adult world, stripped bare of the parental protections afforded previous generations. Their loss of innocence has been profound.

From Santa to Sexting includes interviews with experts, parents, and the kids themselves. It arms parents with the practical information, inspiring stories, and resources they need to keep...

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Overview

It's a rough, tough world for middle schoolers today. Not long ago most kids believed in Santa Claus. Now, barely on the cusp of adolescence, they are thrust into an adult world, stripped bare of the parental protections afforded previous generations. Their loss of innocence has been profound.

From Santa to Sexting includes interviews with experts, parents, and the kids themselves. It arms parents with the practical information, inspiring stories, and resources they need to keep ... kids safe and strong in middle school.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780891121305
  • Publisher: Abilene Christian University Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/2012
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 9

Preface 11

Chapter 1 From Santa to Sexting 15

Chapter 2 The Wild Ride 31

Chapter 3 Fitting In: Finding Friends 47

Chapter 4 Attachment: The Key to Raising Empathic Kids 69

Chapter 5 Tween Genius 85

Chapter 6 Where's The Fire? 103

Chapter 7 Home Invasion, Part One-Mobile phones and Gaming 119

Chapter 8 Home Invasion, Part Two-social Networking and the Internet 143

Chapter 9 Growing Up at Warp speed 161

Chapter 10 Buillies, Bystanders, Victims 183

Chapter 11 A Whole Lotta Hurt 203

Chapter 12 Imparting Faith and Virtue 217

Chapter 13 Imparting Faith and Virtue 235

Notes 249

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