Helping Kids Succeed - Alaskan Style (Kindle Edition)

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PLEASE NOTE: This ebook is not available for purchase in the AASB Bookstore. Please visit Amazon.com to download the Kindle Edition of Helping Kids Succeed - Alaskan Style.

We're pleased to announce that Helping Kids Succeed - Alaska Style is now available as an ebook that can be read on a Kindle device and on any smartphone, tablet or computer using the free Kindle app (no Kindle device required).

The purpose of this book is to serve as a tool for individuals helping to make Alaskan communities places where youth can grow up to be strong, capable, and caring. This inspiring, practical and easy-to-read handbook spells out 40 developmental assets young people need to shape their own success.

It has been edited to include Alaska style suggestions and practices that help kids build assets at home, at school and in the community. These assets are grouped into eight main categories: (1) support; (2) empowerment; (3) boundaries and expectations; (4) constructive use of time; (5) commitment to learning; (6) positive values; (7) social skills; and (8) positive identity.