Includes bibliographical references (p.136-148) and index.
What Teachers Need to Know about Social and Emotional Development provides practical classroom strategies that teachers can apply in a variety of contexts to support complex and diverse student needs. Drawing on the authentic voice and experience of teachers, students and parents, this erudite book is steeped in the latest research. It includes key indicators that children may exhibit if suffering from depression, anxiety, eating disorders and other serious conditions. It also offers a swathe of practical advice, classroom activities, poster ideas and newsletter items to assist students, and inform parents of their children's changing needs.