That Crumbled Paper Was Due Last Week
By Ana Homayoun
Missed assignments. Lack of focus and enthusiasm. Falling grades. For too many boys and their frustrated parents, these are the facts of life. But they don't have to be.
Coach Tom's Thoughts: I found this book quite helpful. Too often boys are thought of as "casual students" or people assume they just don't care. Boys, especially those who play sports, have a lot of their demands on their time. Their grades might slip and they do not seem to have any priorities. As it turns out they probably just need help getting organized, setting goals. Boys, especially those who play sports, have a lot of their demands on their time.
Girls Just Want to Have Likes
How to Raise Confident Girls In the Face of Social Media Madness
By Laurie Wolk
Are you concerned that the daughter in your life is spending too much time living in the world of social media? Do you wish you could stop the madness that social media brings into your home? You are not alone. Girls are in the midst of a crisis of confidence and communication. They are learning valuable life lessons from mentors like the Kardashians and Instagram “stars”whose heavily edited photos and videos leave them feeling badly about themselves and second guessing their own lives. Physical and psychological changes in her adolescent brain mixed with the impact of the media, most importantly social media, has girls feeling lackluster about themselves and uncomfortable communicating in real life.
Coach Tom's Thoughts: I will read this soon