Resources

Useful Links

Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boys and Girls Clubs of America
Common Sense Media
The Door (NYC only)
Gals USA
Girls kNOw More
Character Counts, Josephson Institute for Youth Ethics
Josephson Institute of Ethics
NYU Child Study Center / About Our Kids
ParentFurther, A Search Institute resource for families
Police Athletic League of New York City

Books of Interest

How Children Succeed by Paul Tough
Social Intelligence, The New Science of Human Relationships by Daniel Goleman
Emotional Intelligence … Why it can matter more than IQ by Daniel Goleman
Boys Adrift – The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Understanding Young Men by Leonard Sax, MD, Ph.D
Gender Matters by Leonard Sax, MD, PhD
Character Matters by Thomas Lickona
The Lucifer Effect, Understanding how Good People Turn Evil by Philip Zimbardo
Calm and Compassionate Children by Susan Usha Dermond
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey