Bright Child-Poor Grades Author:Patricia M. Bricklin, Barry Bricklin Is this your child? Does he shy away from challenging situations for fear of failure? — Does he put off his homework unless pushed or threatened? — Does he refuse to stick with any project that does not offer immediate satisfaction? — Does he lose confidence when things do not go well? — Is he losing interest in school subjects? — Is anxiety shorteni... more »ng his attention span?
These are but a few of the many warning signals that mark the underachiever-the child whose work in school and elsewhere is far below the level of his natural abilities. It is a pattern which, if left unchecked, can stunt an entire life. This book, by a renowned husband-wife team of psychologists, tells you how to find out if your child is an underachiever, how to determine the particular causes, and the vital steps you can take to correct them.
A book all parents should read-for themselves and, even more importantly, for their children.« less