Headstarts: 100 Tips for Raising Clever, Confident, Creative Kids

Headstarts: 100 Tips for Raising Clever, Confident, Creative Kids


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Headstarts: 100 Tips for Raising Clever, Confident, Creative Kids by Dr. Cindy Pan, Vanessa Woods

The very latest research on childhood development distilled into 100 easy-to-understand tips to raise clever, confident, creative kids

An invaluable aid for parents focused on giving their children the best possible start in life, this guide outlines practical tips to help provide children with major advantages in both the classroom and the playground. It distills key findings from the very latest international cognitive science research into short pieces covering an array of areas, including the importance of teaching a child positive thinking patterns, the benefits of hugs on brain development, how to help a child tackle math and science, the best age to learn a new language, and the benefits of good nutrition.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781741755749
Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited
Publication date: 06/01/2012
Pages: 198
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Dr. Cindy Pan is a general practitioner who regularly appears on television and contributes to women's magazines. She is the author of Pandora's Box and Playing Hard to Get, and has two sons. Vanessa Woods is a journalist and a research scientist at Duke University. She is also a feature writer for the Discovery Channel, has written for New Scientist, has made documentaries for Disney, is the author of It's Every Monkey for Themselves, and blogs regularly for Psychology Today. She lives in North Carolina.

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