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    • Helping Children Succeed

    • What Works and Why
    • By: Paul Tough
    • Narrated by: Paul Tough
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94

    In How Children Succeed, Paul Tough introduced us to research showing that personal qualities like perseverance, self-control, and conscientiousness play a critical role in children's success. Now, in Helping Children Succeed, Tough takes on a new set of pressing questions: What does growing up in poverty do to children's mental and physical development? How does adversity at home affect their success in the classroom, from preschool to high school?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The environment matters

    • By Adam Shields on 09-14-16

    Regular price: $20.99