Mind in the Making
The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child NeedsBook - 2010
The President of the Families and Work Institute writes a book of groundbreaking advice based on the latest research on child development, which draws from the work of over 100 scientists. By the author of The Six Stages of Parenthood. Original. 35,000 first printing.
“Ellen Galinsky—already the go-to person on interaction between families and the workplace—draws on fresh research to explain what we ought to be teaching our children. This is must-reading for everyone who cares about America’s fate in the 21st century.”
— Judy Woodruff, Senior Correspondent for The PBS NewsHour
Families and Work Institute President Ellen Galinsky (Ask the Children, The Six Stages of Parenthood) presents a book of groundbreaking advice based on the latest research on child development.
Provides activities parents can use with children to strengthen life skills including focus and self control, perspective taking, communicating, and making connections.