Book Title: Learning to Be a Durable Person: Social and Emotional Activities and Teacher Guide
Publisher: Prufrock Press
Author: Mary Hennenfent Ed.D.
What is a durable person? What traits do successful people exhibit? What is a perfectionist? These questions and many others are explored in this practical guide to helping gifted students navigate social and emotional issues in their lives.
This curriculum is designed to help gifted children explore their own giftedness, expand social skills, cultivate leadership skills, and develop strategies for combatting stress, anger, and perfectionism. Gifted children must be taught to be durable so they can continue to be responsible and productive citizens.