On the fence about homeschooling? Learning styles expert Cynthia Tobias offers strategies for finding an educational system that fits your youngster instead of insisting that she adjust to the one available. Here you'll find practical tips for homeschoolers, advice for working with community schools and teachers, ways to draw out your student's gifts and minimize frustrations.
Includes tips for home schoolers. What do you do when your child hates school? When little Sarah cries herself to sleep at night, when Johnny has tummy aches in the morning, something is clearly wrong. An occasional problem at school is one thing. But what do you do when school is the problem? When your child hates school because school doesnt like your child, youve got to act. Dont let a one-size-fits-all educational system steal the joys and riches of learning from your son or daughter. Your child is unique, with a personal learning style that needs to be understood and respected. In this groundbreaking book, learning expert Cynthia Ulrich Tobias shows how you can work with your childs school and teachers to tailor an education your child will love, not hate. Here are practical ways to craft an approach that draws out your son or daughters giftedness and minimizes the things that frustrate. Filled with practical applications and insights as commonsense as they are revolutionary, I Hate School includes a Learning Styles Profile Summary on which to base your plans and actions. So dont waste time. Today, starting now, you can take steps toward an education for your child that will replace the words I hate school with Is it time to go to school yet?
Cynthia Ulrich Tobias is founder and CEO of AppLe St. (Applied Learning Styles) and coordinates education and commerce programs throughout North America and internationally. She is a speaker and the best-selling author of several books including Every Child Can Succeed, Bring out the Best in Your Child, Do You Know What I Like About You? and You Cant Make Me (But I Can be Persuaded). She lives near Seattle, Washington.