ERIC Number: ED426809
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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To Grandma's House, We...Stay: When You Have To Stop Spoiling Your Grandchildren and Start Raising Them.
Nearly 4 million U.S. children currently live in households headed by grandparents. This book aims to guide grandparents through parenting a second generation of children. The book offers solutions to problems that families face when traditional roles and relationships are redefined. The book's chapters are: (1) "Becoming a Parent--Again"; (2) "Making the Commitment to Raise a Second Family"; (3) "'Where Did I Go Wrong?'"; (4) "Where Have All the Parents Gone?"; (5) "Inheriting a Troubled Child"; (6) "Parenting Two Generations at One Time"; (7) "Things Every Second-Time Parent Should Do"; (8) "Parenting Skills You Didn't Need the First Time"; and (9) "The Grandchild's Perspective." Appendices provide lists on general resources, help with specific problems, hotlines, suggested reading, related publications, newsletters, Web sites, and international resources. (EV)
Descriptors: Child Rearing, Children, Emotional Adjustment, Family Environment, Family Structure, Grandparents, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Parenting Skills
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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