Miseducation: preschoolers at risk

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Knopf, Nov 12, 1987 - Education - 221 pages
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Elkind reveals and explains the serious risks entailed in the current craze for giving formal academic and physical instructions to pre-school children four years old and younger.

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Miseducation: preschoolers at risk

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The author of The Hurried Child and All Grown Up and No Place To Go now turns his attention to the recent phenomenon of producing "superkid'' preschoolers. Elkind protests the proliferation of all-day ... Read full review

Contents

Education and Miseducation
3
Superkids Miseducation Parent Style
29
The Competent Child Miseducation
52
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About the author (1987)

David Elkind, Professor of Child Study at Tufts University, is the author of many books, including "The Hurried Child: Growing Up Too Fast Too Soon".