Children and families at promise

deconstructing the discourse of risk

Publisher: State University of New York Press in Albany

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBeth Blue Swadener and Sally Lubeck, editors.
SeriesSUNY series, the social context of education, SUNY series, social context of education.
ContributionsSwadener, Beth Blue., Lubeck, Sally.
LC ClassificationsHV741 .C536125 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1084046M
ISBN 100791422917, 0791422925
LC Control Number94007750

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A promise is a commitment to complete a task or to do something. In life, children will learn promises are important to keep and as such, promises will help them be loyal to themselves and to others.

Encourage kids to participate in activities to learn about promises and ways they can learn to keep them 2. Privacy & Cookies: This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here.Lisa Highfield.

Lisa is the founder of Healing Hearts, and co-author of The Promise. As a graduate of Fanshawe College’s Child and Youth Counsellor Program, Lisa spent thirteen years working in group homes, secure custody, and with the London and Middlesex Children’s Aid Society, giving her invaluable experience in efficiently assessing and supporting foster and adoptive families.Live The Promise is a network of churches and non-profits building sustainable Foster Advocacy Ministries (FAMs).

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