Resource: The Edison Trait: Saving the Spirit of Your Nonconforming Child
Website: The Edison Trait: Saving the Spirit of Your Nonconforming Child
Author: Pallidino, L.
ISBN: 0812927370
Publisher: Crown Publishing
URL: http://www.amazon.com/Edison-Trait-Saving-Free-Thinking-Conforming/dp/0812927370
Year: 1997
Description: Author Lucy Jo Palladino defines the Edison Trait (named after Thomas Edison) as divergent vs. convergent thinking. Edison Trait kids - one in five children - have the qualities that make innovative leaders, inventors, explorers, yet they often have a hard time in school where their personality traits may be seen as weak or negative. Palladino recasts these children in a positive light and gives specifics on understanding and becoming an ally for your Edison Trait child.

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