Synopses & Reviews
In Golden Rules (more than 25,000 copies sold in hardcover), Wayne Dosick, "America's favorite rabbi", offers ten straightforward, effective solutions to the complex problems facing today's parents.
Noise and Gum Chewing Used to be Two of the Worst problems cited by teachers. Today, violence and drugs top the list. So how do parents teach their children to stay on the right path and become responsible, caring citizens?
The answer can be found in Golden Rules, Wayne Dosick's practical parenting guide that identifies the ten important values all children should learn and take to heart: respect, honesty, fairness, responsibility, compassion, gratitude, friendship, peace, maturity, and faith. Explaining that children learn by example, Dosick shows parents how to instill these values in their children using such simple and effective methods as having frank talks, creating new traditions at home, playing games, and telling stories. Both new and experienced parents will find Dosick's ten golden rules an invaluable tool for raising wonderful, loving children.
What and how we teach our children is fundamental, but how we model what we teach is critical. Children watch, listen, and learn from our example. Wayne Dosick provides parents with the ten golden rules that teach their children respect, honesty, fairness, responsibility, compassion, gratitude, friendship, peace, maturity, and faith.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -215) and index.
About the Author
Wayne Dosick, often hailed as "America's favorite rabbi," is the father of two grown sons and the author of The Business Bible and Living Judaism. An adjunct professor at the University of San Diego and the rabbi and spiritual guide of the The Elijah Minyan, he is also a frequent lecturer and workshop leader.