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Parents of Happy High Achievers: 45 Tips To Guide Your Kids To The Top Without Driving Them Nuts!
     

Parents of Happy High Achievers: 45 Tips To Guide Your Kids To The Top Without Driving Them Nuts!

by Marjorie DelBello Ed.D.
 
Did you ever wonder what goes on behind the closed doors of families that raise happy top achievers? Wonder no more. After years working with well-rounded gifted students and their parents, author and educator, Dr. Marjorie DelBello shares simple strategies that shed light on talent development. It's sure to bump up any child's profile. No need to load up on the

Overview

Did you ever wonder what goes on behind the closed doors of families that raise happy top achievers? Wonder no more. After years working with well-rounded gifted students and their parents, author and educator, Dr. Marjorie DelBello shares simple strategies that shed light on talent development. It's sure to bump up any child's profile. No need to load up on the latest toys, electronics, or "smart pills." When it comes to growing top performers, readers will be amazed at how small steps can matter. The Whole Child is the core focus of this book, which addresses many different age groups. Busy parents will appreciate its many lists and diverse strategies. This is not a book to be read once and put aside, but rather a handbook to be returned to time and again as issues arise and the child's needs change. Parents, grandparents, caregivers, and parenting presenters alike will appreciate its ease of use. It is the missing manual that many have been looking for.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781482544244
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
02/21/2013
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Marjorie DelBello is an educator with over forty years experience in the field. She holds a B.S. in Education from Temple University, a M.S. in Education from the University of Pennsylvania, and an Ed.D. from Temple University in educational leadership. She has served as a classroom teacher, teacher and supervisor of gifted programs, principal, pupil services supervisor, and Assistant Superintendent of Schools. Dr. DelBello has also served as a consultant to Newsweek Magazine, and been the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including finalist, Pennsylvania Gifted Teacher of the Year, (1989), "Peacemaker of the Year," (2003), (Center for Resolutions, Delaware Co., Pa.); and Educator of the Year, SAP, Inc. (2001). She has coordinated many educational exchanges between American and Asian schools. Dr. DelBello is the parent of two grown children, and grandparent of two. She resides in Philadelphia, Pa. with her husband, James.

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