Are You One of Us?
There is a Way Out
CHAPTER 2 What is School Really About?
Why Kids Get Lost
What School Is Really About: The Hidden Curriculum
The Culture of Achievement
CHAPTER 3 The Roots of Apathy
Apathy and Peer Group Conformity
How Apathy Develops
Building Character at Home
CHAPTER 4 Who’s in Charge?
The Dysfunctional Family
Accepting the Responsibilities of Parenthood
Passive Aggression and the Apathetic Underachiever
CHAPTER 5 Bad Grades and Bad Attitudes
Tackling the Attitude Problem
This Is Your Problem
CHAPTER 6 Ten Things Parents Do Wrong
CHAPTER 7 Rights, Responsibilites, and Good Parenting
Parental Responsibilities and Education
Legal Rights and Good Parenting
The Foundations of Good Parenting