Présentation de l'éditeur
Why should you encourage your child to figure out their skill set and find ways for them to use those abilities on a regular basis?
Can your child really make a difference in the world around them?
These questions and more are discussed from the perspective of a mother of six kids (ranging in age from 9-16).
This book is written to encourage & equip parents to help their child discover their unique, creative gifts, and to help them overcome the obstacles that hinder growth in their specific areas.
Part One: A Case for Creative Change
1 - We need creativity!
2 - Can kids really change the world?
3 – Inspiring Creativity: Our personal experience
Part Two: Obstacles & Solutions
4 - Too busy / Make time for it
5 - Too much entertainment / Control it
6 - Too lazy / Expect it
7 - Lack of freedom / Accept it
8 - Lack of praise / Promote it
9 - Lack of resources / Invest in it
10- Finding your child's creative bent
Bonus: 100 Ways Your Child Can Begin Using Their Creative Skills RIGHT NOW
Closing thoughts: A recipe to follow