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ERIC Number: EJ813607
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 15
ISSN: ISSN-1089-5701
The Science of Raising Courageous Kids
Brokenleg, Martin; Van Bockern, Steve
Reclaiming Children and Youth: The Journal of Strength-based Interventions, v12 n1 p22-27 Spr 2003
The Circle of Courage is a holistic approach to reclaiming youth, which is grounded in resilience science and in values of deep respect for the dignity of children and youth. This article identifies the core assumptions of the Circle of Courage model and its research foundation in positive youth development. In order to thrive, all children need the opportunity to be reared in schools and communities that cultivate belonging, mastery, independence, and generosity.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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