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  • The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed

    6 days (6 hours)
    Online
    Ref: TGOF
    Price: 40€ in total

    Activity Description

    This book group is essential reading for parents, educators, and psychologists who want to help children succeed by avoiding the trap of overprotectiveness.

    Objectives

    Demonstrate how overprotectiveness can also ruin a child’s confidence and undermine their education and that strict and irresponsible parenting is not the only one that harms our children.

    The Next Sessions

    • 05/11/2021
      18:00 or 20:30 CET
      Online
      6,6€
    • 12/11/2021
      18:00 or 20:30 CET
      Online
      6,6€
    • 19/11/2021
      18:00 or 20:30 CET
      Online
      6,6€
    • 26/11/2021
      18:00 or 20:30 CET
      Online
      6,6€
    • 03/12/2021
      18:00 or 20:30 CET
      Online
      6,6€
    • 10/12/2021
      18:00 or 20:30 CET
      Online
      6,6€

    Public

    Parents

    Pre-requisites

    Buy a sample of the book

    Teaching Method and Strategies

    Book Club Group

    Follow-up and Evaluation Procedures

    None

    Certification

    None

    Detailed programme

    Session 1: Introduction, How failure become a dirty word (Ch. 1) &  Why Parenting for Dependence doesn’t work (Ch. 2)
    Session 2: Less is Really More (Ch. 3) & Encouragement from the sidelines (Ch. 4)
    Session 3:  Household Duties (Ch. 5) & Friends (Ch. 6)
    Session 4: Sports (Ch. 7) & Middle School (Ch. 8)
    Session 5: High School and Beyond (Ch. 9) & Parent-Teacher Partnerships (Ch. 10)
    Session 6 : Homework: How to Help Without Taking Over (Ch. 11) & Grades: Real Value of Low Scores (Ch. 12), & Conclusion: What I’ve learned for letting go

    On Fridays from 18 o’clock to 19 o’clock or from 20h30 to 21h30