ERIC Number: ED348633
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Student Self-Esteem: A Vital Element of School Success. Volume 1.
Walz, Garry R.; Bleuer, Jeanne C.
This monograph presents 61 articles, complemented by introductory and summary material, on the topic of student self-esteem. Some of the articles have appeared previously in journals and were published from 1980s to 1992. The articles are grouped into 17 chapters with the following titles: (1) How This Book Will Help You to Help Students Build their Self-Esteem; (2) Self-Esteem--What It Is--Why It Is Important; (3) Self-Esteem and Its Effect on Academic Performance; (4) The Self-Esteem of Students At-Risk; (5) How Self-Esteem Influences Students' Personal and Social Behavior; (6) Self-Esteem as a Deterrent to Drug and Alcohol Abuse; (7) Career Development and Self-Esteem; (8) The Influence of Gender and Age on Self-Esteem; (9) The Influence on Culture, Race, and Ethnic Group on Self-Esteem; (10) Parent and Family Impact on Self-Esteem; (11) School and the Development of Student Self-Esteem; (12) The Self-Esteem of Gifted and Learning Disabled Students; (13) Assessing Student Self-Esteem; (14) A Potpourri of Programs and Practices for Enhancing Student Self-Esteem; (15) Counselors' and Teachers' Roles in Enhancing Self-Esteem; (16) Locating Exemplary Self-Esteem Resources; and (17) The Counselor and Teachers as Catalysts for Enhancing Student Self-Esteem. (ABL)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Behavior, Career Development, Counselor Role, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, High Risk Students, Influences, Learning Disabilities, School Counseling, Secondary School Students, Self Esteem, Substance Abuse, Teacher Role
Counseling and Personnel Services, P.O. Box 1403, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 ($29.95 each, quantity discounts).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American School Counselor Association. Alexandria, VA.; Counseling and Personnel Services, Inc., Ann Arbor, MI.