This book helps adults rediscover the playful, childlike genius of their own nature as they guide, learn from, and mentor children. Discovering and exploring this fresh creative energy transforms the adult, which results in radically different learning environments for children. The authors present unique parenting principles that enable parents and caregivers to create, maintain, and sustain Optimum Learning Relationships at any age.
"An extraordinary blueprint...A must for all those seeking a more evolved way to parent or coach."
--Michael Murphy, author of "In the Zone, Golf in the Kingdom," and "Future of the Body"
"This remarkable book invites us to reconsider basic assumptions about learning, teaching, and being with children. It is a rare synthesis of visionary thinking and practicality that will immediately benefit parents, teachers, and children."
--Rahima Baldwin Dancy, author of "You Are Your Child's First Teacher"
"Every parent and grandparent should read this book, study it, demand that it reveal its secrets, and watch the whole world transform itself as a result."
--Peter Kline, author of "Why American Children Can't Think"