Jump-starting boys : help your reluctant learner find success in school and life / Pam Withers and Cynthia Gill, M.A., L.M.F.T. ; foreword by Dr. John Duffy.
- ISBN: 9781936740390 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 1936740397 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Description: xx, 285 pages ; 22 cm
- Publisher: Berkeley, California : Viva Editions, 
- 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
- 1 copy at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
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|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-260).
|Contents Note:|| Who's underachieving now? Yes, boys. Who says and why? -- The literacy link: why reading and writing skills are key -- Math, science, and underachievement: making the difference -- What holds smart kids back? Physical issues -- Dads and other alpha males: the role model factor at home -- School shortcomings: what parents can do -- Wise guys: the importance of mentors -- Real boys read: what and how do they want to read? -- Real boys write: making it happen, making it fun and effective -- Real boys talk: winning with words -- School's out: transitions to adulthood.
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