The Resource The myth of laziness, Mel Levine, (eaudio)

The myth of laziness, Mel Levine, (eaudio)

Label
The myth of laziness
Title
The myth of laziness
Statement of responsibility
Mel Levine
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How many times have you heard a teacher say that your child has tremendous potential "if only he'd just apply himself" or "if only sh'd work just a little harder"? How often have you said the same thing to your son or daughter? Or perhaps you have a coworker who can't seem to finish anything; his reports are never in on time, or her projects are always behind the schedule. No matter what excusses you hear, you suspect that laziness is the real reason for your colleague's low productivity. Almost no one is actually lazy, says Dr. Mel Levine, author of the #1 national bestseller A Mind at a Time. Low productivity -- whether in school or on the job -- is almost always caused by a genuine problem, a neurodevelopmental dysfunction. despite this, untold number of people have been stigmatized by unfair accusations of laziness, many of them adults who still carry emotional scars from their school days. In The Myth of Laziness Dr. Levine shows how we can spot the neurodevelopmental dysfunctions that may cause "output failure," as he calls it, whether in school or in the workplace. Dr. Levine identifies seven forms of dysfunctions that obstruct output. Drawning on his years of clinical experience he describes eight people -- children, adolescents, and adults -- he has worked with who exhibited one or another of these problems. He shows how identifying the problem can make all the difference, leading to a course of corrective action rather than to accusations of laziness and moral failure. With its practical advice and its compassionate tone, The Myth of Laziness shows parents how to nurture their child strengths and improve their classroom productivity. Most important, it shows parents how correcting these problems in childhood will help children live a fulfilling and productive adult life
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Levine, Melvin D
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Mel Levine
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keeler, Brian
  • hoopla digital
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  • Audiobooks
  • Academic achievement
  • Performance
  • Underachievement
  • Achievement motivation
  • Educational psychology
  • Laziness
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The myth of laziness, Mel Levine, (eaudio)
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (300 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9780743543002
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11639782
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Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11639782
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MWT11639782
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The myth of laziness, Mel Levine, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (300 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780743543002
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11639782
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11639782
System control number
MWT11639782
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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