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Scientific secrets for raising kids who thrive

Vishton, Peter M., (lecturer., Teacher).

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Prince Rupert Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Prince Rupert Library GCDVD 649.7 Scie GC070 (Text) 33294002074474 DVDs Volume hold Available -
Prince Rupert Library GCDVD 649.7 Scie GC070 (Text) 33294002074482 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629970516
  • ISBN: 1629970514
  • Physical Description: videorecording
    videodisc
    4 videodiscs (approximately 720 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches + 1 course guidebook (vi, 218 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.)
  • Publisher: Chantilly, Virginia : Teaching Company, 2014

Content descriptions

General Note: Course No. 9542.
24 lectures (approximately 30 minutes per lecture) and book.
Formatted Contents Note: Advantages of a second language -- $tWhat tv and video can and can't teach -- $tValues and pitfalls of video games -- $tPromoting persistence and self-esteem -- $tEncouraging cooperation, sharing, empathy -- $tPeer conflicts and social development -- $gDisc 4. Maria Montessori at home for young children -- $tSchooling and the Montessori approach -- $tPhysical development and education -- $tThe adolescent brain -- $tBecoming a parent-scientist -- $tThe great values of an unhurried childhood.
Participant or Performer Note: Lecturer: Peter M. Vishton, College of William & Mary.
Summary, etc.: This course taught by renowned psychology professor and child development expert explores some scientifically proved techniques for raising healthy, happy, and intelligent children, includes topics such as the link between sleep and cognitive development, ways to help your child with homework, and how to encourage pro-social behavior.
Subject: Parenting
Parenting -- Study and teaching
Child development
Child rearing
Instructional and educational works
Genre/Form: Instrutional films.
Filmed lectures.

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