by Neal Stark man, Ph.D., Peter C. Scales, Ph.D., and Clay Roberts, M.S.
Rooted in research on more than two million children about the effect of Developmental Assets on fostering academic achievement and a healthy school climate, this foundational book is a powerful, positive manual to infusing assets into any school community. From building awareness to sustaining system-wide changes, Great Places to Learn offers a step-by-step manual for school administrators, principals, and teachers on the process of integrating assets into their school. Firsthand accounts provide the creative inspiration to adapt the concept to any situation.
- CD-ROM containing reproducible handouts, charts, action lists, and assessment tools for everyone—from principals to bus drivers.
- Search Institute’s latest Developmental Assets research.
- Discussions on bullying, school violence, and the effect of the No Child Left Behind Act.
7 x 10, 216 pages, soft cover. Includes CD-ROM.