WorldCat Identities

Healy, Jane M.

Overview
Works: 55 works in 150 publications in 5 languages and 7,479 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Educational films  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Interviewee
Classifications: BF318, 155.41315
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane M Healy
Endangered minds : why our children don't think by Jane M Healy( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how electronic media, fastpaced life-style, unstable family patterns, environmental hazard, and educational practices influence the way our children think
Your child's growing mind : a parent's guide to learning from birth to adolescence by Jane M Healy( Book )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical guide to brain development and learning from birth to adolescence
Failure to connect : how computers affect our children's minds--for better and worse by Jane M Healy( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Failure to Connect sounds a wake-up call for teachers and parents who believe that computers alone will solve our educational problems. The bottom line: Adult attention rather than gigabytes is what makes children grow.--From publisher description
Different learners : identifying, preventing, and treating your children's learning problems by Jane M Healy( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the rise in learning disabilities among school-age children while counseling parents and educators on how to solve specific problems, arguing that environmental factors are responsible for most learning disabilities
Failure to connect : how computers affect our children's minds--and what we can do about it by Jane M Healy( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this comprehensive, practical, and unsettling look at computers in children's lives, Jane M. Healy, Ph. D., questions whether computers are really helping or harming children's development. Once a bedazzled enthusiast of educational computing but now a troubled skeptic, Dr. Healy examines the advantages and drawbacks of computer use for kids at home and school, exploring its effects on children's health, creativity, brain development, and social and emotional growth." "Based on years of research into learning and hundreds of hours of interviews and observations with school administrators, teachers, parents, and students, Failure to Connect is a timely and eye-opening examination of the central questions we must confront as technology increasingly influences the way we educate our children."--Jacket
Is your bed still there when you close the door? : and other playful ponderings : how to have intelligent and creative conversations with your kids by Jane M Healy( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As engaging and entertaining as it is practical and stimulating, this book offers a fun and easy way to inspire creativity, build thinking skills, and establish effective and meaningful communication - "intelligent conversations"--Between adults and children
Helping your child succeed in school : a guide for parents of 4 to 14 year olds by Michael Popkin( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to offering encouragement for parents to become involved and practical tips for providing academic help, this book also tells how to improve the overall parent-child relationship, explains the seven types of intelligence, and offers ways to nurture a child's self-esteem. 56 photos
How to have intelligent and creative conversations with your kids by Jane M Healy( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Healy's combination of hard scientific evidence about the effect of creative conversation on a child's developing brain, and her lighthearted exercises to encourage it, makes this an instant classic, an invaluable resource for both parents and educators
Cómo lograr que sus hijos triunfen en la escuela by Michael Popkin( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computers in the classroom : will they improve education?( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the issue of whether computers and the Internet in American schools will really bring the hoped-for educational benefits. Also looks at whether the budgetary trade-offs are worth the investment and whether computers contribute to socialization problems and developmental difficulties
El desarrollo mental de su hijo by Jane M Healy( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parents on board( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives parents the tools they need to create a home environment that fosters learning and academic success. (volume 1) teaches parents how to set up a "school smart"home by making sure children get proper nutrition, exercise, sleep, have a good start in the morning by preparing the night before, and how to get homework done. (volume 2) Helps parents to give polite requests, firm directions, and offer natural and logical consequences. (volume 3) Offers guidance to parents about being a support for homework. Each tape comes with a summary pamphlet and group discussion guide
Preparing your child to succeed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn how to support your child's learning style and provide a 'school-smart home.' Understand how structure, both in home life and in homework, helps your child succeed, and discover positive ways to support your child's teacher"--Packaging
Hai zi ri yi cheng zhang de zhi neng : cong chu sheng dao qing chun qi de da nao fa zhan he xue xi by Jane M Healy( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparando a su hijo para triunfar en la escuela( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover your child's learning style and how to set up a "school smart" home. Why structuring time, work space and behavior supports the student and teacher
Encouraging positive behavior( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understand discouraging and encouraging influences, and how you can promote cooperative behavior at school. Learn effective and positive discipline methods, and ways you can support your school's discipline efforts. Helps parents to give polite requests, firm directions, and offer natural and logical consequences
Reinforcing your child's academic skills( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers guidance to parents about being a support for homework. "Discover what it really means to help your children in school, and learn how to be an effective coach without having to be an expert, even in math and science!"--Packaging
Training the brain to learn( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jane M. Healy explores how the brain's development affects learning abilities. The program also discusses the skills to expect at a given age, solutions to memory problems, and the eliminatination of maladaptive learning skills
Reforzando las habilidades académicas de su hijo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers guidance to parents about being a support for homework. "Discover what it really means to help your children in school, and learn how to be an effective coach without having to be an expert, even in math and science!"--Packaging
Teaching the learning disabled : study skills and learning strategies for( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The TLD Video Program is a series of eight recordings of presentations by educators at a conference on developing study skills and learning strategies for learning disabled students. Teachers of learning disabled students are offered strategies based on different ways of learning, including motivation, organization, reading concepts, math strategies, multisensory learning techniques, and science. These lectures are by outstanding master teachers in Special Education, and aimed at teachers working with kindergarten through adults LD students. These lectures provide a good in-service for teachers who have mainstreamed LD students in their classroom, or for parent groups
 
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Endangered minds : why our children don't think
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Your child's growing mind : a parent's guide to learning from birth to adolescenceFailure to connect : how computers affect our children's minds--for better and worseDifferent learners : identifying, preventing, and treating your children's learning problemsFailure to connect : how computers affect our children's minds--and what we can do about itIs your bed still there when you close the door? : and other playful ponderings : how to have intelligent and creative conversations with your kidsHelping your child succeed in school : a guide for parents of 4 to 14 year oldsHow to have intelligent and creative conversations with your kids