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ERIC Number: ED509998
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Mar
Pages: 214
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-1-6070-9058-9ISBN-978-1-6070-9058-8
Relating to Adolescents: Educators in a Teenage World
Porter, Susan Eva
Rowman & Littlefield Education
Teaching teenagers can be very rewarding; it can also be very challenging. Relating to Adolescents helps adults who work with teenagers to understand what happens in their dynamic with students. From the "Five Things Teens Need from Grown-Ups" to the "Seven Grown-Up Skills," this book covers all aspects of the adult-teenager relationship and provides educators with guidance and practical tips on how to increase their effectiveness in their work with teenagers in schools. Contents include: (1) Foreword; (2) Introduction; (3) The Phenomenon of Adolescence; (4) Working in the Teenage World: Adults in the Hot Zone; (5) The Seven Grown-Up Skills; (6) The Five Things Teens Need from Grown-Ups; (7) Dos and Don'ts; (8) Five Guidelines for Administrators: The A-Team; (9) The Eightfold Path of Adult Self-Care; and (10) Epilogue.
Rowman & Littlefield Education. 15200 NBN Way, P.O. Box 191, Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214-0191. Tel: 800-462-6420; Fax: 800-338-4550; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A