Promoting emotional education : engaging children and young people with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties /

Unlike IQ, emotional competence can be nurtured and developed, and is a key factor in physical and mental health, social competence, academic achievement and other aspects in the personal and social development of children and young people. Promoting Emotional Education connects with the contemporar...

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Other Authors: Cefai, Carmel., Cooper, Paul, 1955-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London ; Philadelphia : J. Kingsley Publishers, 2009.
Series:Innovative learning for all.
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Summary:Unlike IQ, emotional competence can be nurtured and developed, and is a key factor in physical and mental health, social competence, academic achievement and other aspects in the personal and social development of children and young people. Promoting Emotional Education connects with the contemporary shift from an exclusively academic focus towards a more balanced and broader approach to education, with an emphasis on both academic and emotional literacy. The book suggests adopting educational practices which encourage feelings of emotional security, promote trusting and supportive relationshi.
Physical Description:1 online resource (192 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:0857001884
9780857001887
1282392913
9781282392915
9786612392917
6612392916