Artificial Maturity Helping Kids Meet the Challenge of Becoming Authentic Adults by Tim Elmore
Raise kids who can handle the real world. In Artificial Maturity Dr. Elmore, founder of Growing Leaders, gives parents and teachers a manual for understanding and providing the strong leadership that kids so desperately need to mature in a healthy fashion. The book addresses the problem of parents and teachers mistaking children's superficial knowledge for real maturity. The book is filled with practical steps that adults can take to furnish the experiences kids need to balance their abilities with authentic maturity.