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Never enough : when achievement culture becomes toxic--and what we can do about it / Jennifer Breheny Wallace.

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  • 9 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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6 current holds with 19 total copies.

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Peabody PL - Columbia City NF PARENTING TEEN WALLACE (Text) 30403002555753 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 10/13/2023
Peru PL - Peru 370.15 WALLACE J (Text) 53069000647611 NEW BOOK Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 370.15 Wallace (Text) 31208913388064 new non-fiction Checked out 10/19/2023
Porter County PL - Valparaiso Public Library 370.15 WALLA NEW (Text) 33410018503583 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 10/14/2023
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 370.15 WAL (Text) 30032010880679 NEW ADULT Available -
Union Co PL - Liberty NF 370.15 Wal (Text) 34194001307272 NF Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 370.15 WAL (Text) 31951004779846 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 10/09/2023
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 370.15 Wallace (Text) 78292000408231 Adult New Book Collection Checked out 10/18/2023
Whiting PL - Whiting 370.15 WAL (Text) 51735012245998 New Books Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780593191866
  • ISBN: 0593191862
  • Physical Description: xxi, 297 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Portfolio/Penguin, [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-282) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction. Running with their eyes closed -- Why are our kids "at risk"? -- Name it to tame it -- The power of mattering -- You first -- Taking the kettle off the heat -- Envy -- Greater expectations -- The ripple effect -- Resources: Taking action: at home -- Taking action: for educators -- Taking action: community efforts.
Summary, etc.:
"In Never Enough, reporter Jennifer Breheny Wallace investigates the deep roots of toxic achievement culture. Drawing on interviews with families, educators, and psychologists, she offers a humane view of the crisis plaguing today's teens and a practical framework for how to help"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Academic achievement > Psychological aspects.
Achievement motivation in adolescence.
Performance in children.
PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Adolescent.
Academic achievement.
Achievement motivation in adolescence.

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