The fourth of Allan Ahlberg's mini-masterpieces for early readers. In this thrilling, thunderous (and extra-long) Gaskitt story, Mrs Gaskitt finds a parcel, Mr Gaskitt loses a baby, Horace has mixed feelings about a bird, and the twins' teacher, Mrs Fritter, is - ooer! - not herself. Why? How? When? Why? (again). The children smell a rat!
CEDRIC DEAN is a leader, an educator, and sometimes even a psychologist. But most of all, he is a mentor, motivating the misguided with the same sizzling enthusiasm that allowed him to transform from a gangster to a genius. Growing up in Charlotte, N.C., he had aspirations of being a thug, but after regimented years of learning, labor and loneliness, he preserved. Now he is committed to teaching the misguided the mistake in not learning from his mistakes. Cedric Dean's New Life Curriculum -How To Stop Your Children From Going To Prison is designed to help stop the 9 to 15 million at risk youth in America from going to prison. This guide will lend a hand to parents and help properly train a next generation of productive citizens and dismantle the pipeline to prison and premature death.
Behavioral medicine has now matured as a field to the point where all recognize that different populations are presented with different issues. Psychological reactions and patterns affect the health and well-being of children, as well as adults, and numerous standardized instruments for the assessment of a variety of areas of children's functioning are currently available. Yet, it can be difficult for practitioners and researchers searching through general compendia of resources for child assessment--which are frequently focused on general techniques rather than specific instruments--to identify the optimal ones to meet their particular needs and to choose among them.