The Resource Better Than Ok : Helping Young People to Flourish at School and Beyond

Better Than Ok : Helping Young People to Flourish at School and Beyond

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Better Than Ok : Helping Young People to Flourish at School and Beyond
Title
Better Than Ok
Title remainder
Helping Young People to Flourish at School and Beyond
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a book of up-to-date strategies for helping children-from their earliest years into adulthood-and is all about helping kids do more than just survive; these are strategies to help kids flourish. These solution-focused and easy-to-read essays are by 27 of the world's top experts in positive education. Learn to help children develop a lifelong love of learning with this practical and positive guide. Contributors include Michael Carr-Gregg, Maggie Dent, Andrew Fuller, and Tim Sharp
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MiAaPQ
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Street, Dr. Helen
LC call number
HQ796 -- .B488 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Porter, Neil
  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Youth -- Conduct of life
  • Youth -- Life skills guides
Label
Better Than Ok : Helping Young People to Flourish at School and Beyond
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1665005
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Publication
Copyright
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Introduction -- Positive Schools, Positive Talk by Helen Street -- Engaging With Life -- 1. Keeping Time with the Gatekeepers by Andrew Fiu -- 2. Personal Best Goals and Student Growth by Andrew J. Martin -- 3. From Reaction to Creation by Helen Street -- Finding Motivation -- 4. Josh's Story by Dan Haesler -- 5. Finding My Own Way by Helen Street -- 6. Student Motivation and Engagement: Strategies for Parents and Educators by Andrew J. Martin -- Building Lifelong Resilience -- 7. Academic Buoyancy and Adaptability by Andrew J. Martin -- 8. Resilience: Helping children and young people to 'bounce back' by Toni Noble -- 9. Refugee Students: Building hope for the future by Dorothy Hoddinott -- Developing Positive Emotions and Behaviour -- 10. Enhancing Youth - and World - Happiness: Steps for teaching our kids to live happier lives by George W. Burns -- 11. Taking Happiness Seriously in Schools by Tim Sharp -- 12. The Fabulous First Five Minutes by Julie Davey -- 13. Well-Behaved versus Wellbeing by Steve Heron -- Embracing True Identities -- 14. The Tale of a Ghost Who Couldn't Scare: Using kids' own stories to learn and problem-solve by George W. Burns -- 15. Navigating Young People's Sexual Behaviours by Holly Brennan -- 16. Helping Kids with Disability by Katherine Dix -- 17. Spirituality in the Classroom by Richard Pengelley -- 18. Growing Great Kids by Sue Roffey -- Practising Positive Relationships -- 19. Positive Conversations by Andrew Fuller -- 20. Shining a Light on a Bumpy Journey by Maggie Dent -- 21. Learning to Live Together by Sue Roffey -- 22. The Parent-Teacher Partnership by John Irvine -- Growing Up in Nurturing Environments -- 23. Nature-Guided Therapy: Using nature to build happier and healthier kids by George W. Burns -- 24. Beside the Blowhole by Natalie Houghton
  • Living with Technology -- 25. Growing Up in a Digital World by Jane Burns -- 26. Cybersafety: Keeping children safe online by Jeremy Blackman and Sandra Craig -- 27. The Pornographic Experiment on Young People by Melinda Tankard Reist -- Flourishing at School -- 28. Positive Education: An intentional focus on wellbeing by Justin Robinson -- 29. Putting the Child at the Centre: A whole-school approach by Principals Australia Institute on behalf of KidsMatter Primary -- 30. An Evidence-Based Whole-School Strategy to Positive Education by Mathew White -- 31. Surviving Year Twelve by Michael Carr-Gregg -- 32. On Education by Jane Elliott -- About the Authors -- Copyright
Control code
EBC1665005
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922089953
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1665005
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1665005
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10858829
  • (CaONFJC)MIL589003
  • (OCoLC)876340677
Label
Better Than Ok : Helping Young People to Flourish at School and Beyond
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=1665005
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Introduction -- Positive Schools, Positive Talk by Helen Street -- Engaging With Life -- 1. Keeping Time with the Gatekeepers by Andrew Fiu -- 2. Personal Best Goals and Student Growth by Andrew J. Martin -- 3. From Reaction to Creation by Helen Street -- Finding Motivation -- 4. Josh's Story by Dan Haesler -- 5. Finding My Own Way by Helen Street -- 6. Student Motivation and Engagement: Strategies for Parents and Educators by Andrew J. Martin -- Building Lifelong Resilience -- 7. Academic Buoyancy and Adaptability by Andrew J. Martin -- 8. Resilience: Helping children and young people to 'bounce back' by Toni Noble -- 9. Refugee Students: Building hope for the future by Dorothy Hoddinott -- Developing Positive Emotions and Behaviour -- 10. Enhancing Youth - and World - Happiness: Steps for teaching our kids to live happier lives by George W. Burns -- 11. Taking Happiness Seriously in Schools by Tim Sharp -- 12. The Fabulous First Five Minutes by Julie Davey -- 13. Well-Behaved versus Wellbeing by Steve Heron -- Embracing True Identities -- 14. The Tale of a Ghost Who Couldn't Scare: Using kids' own stories to learn and problem-solve by George W. Burns -- 15. Navigating Young People's Sexual Behaviours by Holly Brennan -- 16. Helping Kids with Disability by Katherine Dix -- 17. Spirituality in the Classroom by Richard Pengelley -- 18. Growing Great Kids by Sue Roffey -- Practising Positive Relationships -- 19. Positive Conversations by Andrew Fuller -- 20. Shining a Light on a Bumpy Journey by Maggie Dent -- 21. Learning to Live Together by Sue Roffey -- 22. The Parent-Teacher Partnership by John Irvine -- Growing Up in Nurturing Environments -- 23. Nature-Guided Therapy: Using nature to build happier and healthier kids by George W. Burns -- 24. Beside the Blowhole by Natalie Houghton
  • Living with Technology -- 25. Growing Up in a Digital World by Jane Burns -- 26. Cybersafety: Keeping children safe online by Jeremy Blackman and Sandra Craig -- 27. The Pornographic Experiment on Young People by Melinda Tankard Reist -- Flourishing at School -- 28. Positive Education: An intentional focus on wellbeing by Justin Robinson -- 29. Putting the Child at the Centre: A whole-school approach by Principals Australia Institute on behalf of KidsMatter Primary -- 30. An Evidence-Based Whole-School Strategy to Positive Education by Mathew White -- 31. Surviving Year Twelve by Michael Carr-Gregg -- 32. On Education by Jane Elliott -- About the Authors -- Copyright
Control code
EBC1665005
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922089953
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1665005
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1665005
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10858829
  • (CaONFJC)MIL589003
  • (OCoLC)876340677

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