Books by Dr. Michele Borba

Hailed as “an absolute must-read” (Jean Twenge) and a book that “will change your kids’ lives” (Jack Canfield), UnSelfie by Dr. Michele Borba explains what parents and educators MUST do to combat the growing empathy crisis among children today—including a 9-step empathy-building program with tips to guide kids from birth through college, and beyond.
Based on a practical, six-part framework for reducing peer cruelty and increasing positive behavior support, End Peer Cruelty, Build Empathy utilizes the strongest pieces of best practices and current research for ways to stop bullying. The book includes guidelines for implementing strategies, collecting data, training staff, mobilizing students and parents, building social-emotional skills, and sustaining progress, and presents the “6Rs” of bullying prevention: Rules, Recognize, Report, Respond, Refuse, and Replace.
In this down-to-earth guide, parenting expert Michele Borba offers advice for dealing with children’s difficult behavior and hot button issues including biting, temper tantrums, cheating, bad friends, inappropriate clothing, sex, drugs, peer pressure, and much more. Written for parents of kids age 3-13, this book offers easy-to-implement advice for the most important challenges parents face with kids from toddlers to tweens.
Gain a new understanding of moral intelligence, and a step-by-step program for its achievement from bestselling author, Michele Borba. In this indispensable book for parents, Borba has created a new break-through in conceptualizing and teaching virtue, character and values under the auspices of a measurable capacity — Moral Intelligence. This book confronts the front-page crisis we now face in our country regarding youth violence, alienation, self-destructive behavior, cold-heartedness, lack of compassion, insensitivity, intolerance and the break down of values.
Do you wish your kid had more friends or could keep the ones she has?I Is teasing, gossiping, bullying, or cyber-bullying a problem? Is she often left out or rejected by other kids? Does he just follow the crowd? Are you concerned about his friends? Does she complain that she’s unpopular or that nobody likes her? Are you at a loss for how to help your child handle those play dates, sleepovers, being shy, too sensitive, too competitive, or having a bad reputation Look no further. The resource you need to solve these problems and boost your child’s social competence is in your hands
you have a child who is arrogant, bad-mannered, bad-tempered, a cheat, cruel, demanding, domineering, fresh, greedy, impatient, insensitive, irresponsible, jealous, judgmental, lazy, manipulative, narrow-minded, noncompliant, pessimistic, a poor loser, selfish, uncooperative, ungrateful, or unhelpful, this is the book for you!
Parenting expert Dr. Michele Borba tackles the most common bad behaviors that kids ages 3 to 12 repeat over and over behaviors that drive parents crazy. In this enormously useful, simple-to-use book she shows how to change these behaviors for good. For each negative behavior Dr. Borba offers a series of key tips and guidelines and outlines a step-by-step plan for a customized makeover that really works! Using the steps outlined in No More Misbehavin’ will give you the help you need to raise kids with strong values and good character.
For Teachers and Parents of Children to Age 12. A book that shows you how to teach kids the eight indispensable skills-self-confidence, self-awareness, communication, problem solving, getting along, goal setting, perseverance, and empathy-they’ll need for living confident, happy, and productive lives. Filled with step-by-step advice, practical ideas, and real-life examples, Parents Do Make a Difference puts field-tested tools into the hands of every parent and teacher who wants their children to succeed.
Best-selling parenting guru Michele Borba, the mother of three, has surveyed 5,000 mothers for their experience and wisdom in raising happier, more confident kids by returning to a more natural, authentic kind of mothering. She shares 12 top secrets of successful moms culled from her research and shows how to apply them to your family.
Help your students be more peaceful and positive. A K-6 character education program to teach the traits and skills of strong character, conflict resolution, emotional intelligence and successful living.
Help your students become more responsible and caring! A K-6 character education program to teach the traits and skills of strong character, emotional intelligence and successful living.
Help your students be respectful and caring. A K-6 character education program to teach the traits and skills of strong character, emotional intelligence and successful living.
The skill-building approach utilized is based on thorough research. This highly acclaimed activity-driven program has been used with over one million students worldwide and proven to be effective. Through the development of the five building blocks of self-esteem, students become self-empowered and capable of internally directing themselves, display stronger inner motivation and a “take charge” attitude; personal and social responsibility go way up while incidents of verbal and physical aggression decline.
Staff Esteem Builders is the administrator’s bible for enhancing staff esteem. Presents dozens of research-based activities to build cohesiveness and collegiality. Includes action plan for improvement of each building block of self-esteem: security, self-hood, affiliation, mission, and competence. Has assessment forms, survey and checklists to assess staff strengths, weaknesses and overall school climate. Includes reflective questionnaires and a complete guide to successful team building.
Volume One: The activities in this book help children feel better about themselves. As a result, the behavior problems began to fade; the children are learning a lot more and the classroom is a pleasant place which the children look forward to coming to.
Volume Two: The activities in this book help children feel better about themselves. As a result, the behavior problems began to fade; the children are learning a lot more and the classroom is a pleasant place which the children look forward to coming to.
This book was written by Michele and her father, a school superintendent. It includes a reproducible activity sheet of multisensory experiences for each letter of the alphabet. Supplementary ideas for each letter are also included.
Written by Michele and Craig Borba, this book is filled with activities that engage STEM, music, science, and many other student experiences.