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Becoming Brilliant: What Science Tells us About Raising Successful…

by Roberta Michnick Golinkoff PhD

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I found there were few new ideas. Education has historically relied on knowing things. In order to succeed or 'becoming brilliant' children need to be encouraged to communication, collaboration, creativity, content, confidence, and critical thinking. It lacked ideas on how to introduce these elements at home beyond things done by most parents anyway, like playing board games, enjoying sport etc. (and don't answer about chaotic and deprived parents as they are unlikely to read any book never mind this one) ( )
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While the U.S. economy becomes ever more information-driven, our system of education seems stuck on the idea that "content is king," neglecting other skills that 21st century citizens sorely need. Golinkoff and Hirsh-Pasek introduce the "6 Cs": collaboration, communication, content, critical thinking, creative innovation, and confidence. They also show parents ways they can nurture their children's development in each area.… (more)

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