With 1-2-3 Magic: Managing Difficult Behavior in Children 2-12 you will learn: How to get your kids to STOP obnoxious behavior. How to avoid the Talk-Persuade-Argue-Yell-Hit! Syndrome. How to maintain control in your classroom and have more time for instruction. How to deal with The Six Kinds of Testing and Manipulation. How to handle misbehavior in public. How to exercise self-control and be an effective disciplinarian at the same time. MORE 1-2-3 Magic covers: 3 parental qualities that foster competence in kids. How to encourage and respect your child’s growing independence. 10 strategies for building self-esteem. Up and out in the morning. How to get your kids to pick up after themselves. Making mealtimes more enjoyable. How to avoid Homework Civil Wars. Going to bed and staying there! Family Meetings: obnoxious but effective. In both English and Spanish.