Mind in the Making

The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs

by Ellen Galinsky

“Ellen Galinsky—already the go-to person on interaction between families and the workplace—draws on fresh research to explain what we ought to be teaching our children. This is must-reading for everyone who cares about America’s fate in the 21st century.”
— Judy Woodruff, Senior Correspondent for The PBS NewsHour

 Families and Work Institute President Ellen Galinsky (Ask the Children, The Six Stages of Parenthood) presents a book of groundbreaking advice based on the latest research on child development.

  • HarperCollins; April 2010
  • ISBN: 9780061987908
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: Mind in the Making
  • Author: Ellen Galinsky
  • Imprint: William Morrow Paperbacks

In The Press

“[Mind in the Making] may well be the next iconic parenting manual, up there with Spock and Leach and Brazelton, one that parents turn to for reassurance that all is more or less okay, reminders of how to make it better and glimpses of what’s to come.”