Results 1–10 of 96 for "Curriculum"X related to "A tremendous opportunity" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (77)Personality (11)HIV & AIDS (9)Children (7)Learning & memory (5) 11 more... [+] Race (5)Sleep (3)Testing issues (3)Law & psychology (2)Schizophrenia (2)Anxiety (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (2)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (3)Dwyer, Carol (2)Nogare, Mario A. (2)O'Leary, Ann (2)Arnold, J. David (1) 33 more... [+] Bernstein, Douglas A. (1)Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Britton, Paula J. (1)Carey, Michael P. (1)Davidson, Margaret (1)Dollinger, Stephen J. (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1)Fernald, Peter S. (1)Forsyth, Andrew D. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Greider, Jack J. (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kain, Craig (1)Kalichman, Seth (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)Kerber, Kenneth W. (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)McEntarffer, Rob (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)Puente, Antonio E. (1)Rhodes, Nancy (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Watson, David L. (1)Whitcomb, David H. (1)Woods, Paul I. (1)Zimbardo, Philip G. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 96 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating StudentsResearch has shown that motivation is related to whether or not students have opportunities to be autonomous and to make important academic choices. Having choices allows children to feel that they have control or ownership over their own learning. This, in turn, helps them develop a sense of responsibility and self-motivation.Curriculum 2.Practice for Knowledge Acquisition (Not Drill and Kill)Researchers who have investigated expert and novice performance have uncovered important distinctions between deliberate practice and other activities, such as work, play and rote repetition.Curriculum 3.Stimulus Items (Articles From The APA Monitor on Psychology)The newspaper articles referred to in this unit, all from the Monitor on Psychology, are intended to be used as stimulus items for additional discussion. Curriculum 4.Teaching Tip Sheet: Cognitive DissonanceAnn O'Leary, PhD, Department of Psychology at Rutgers University writes that reducing cognitive dissonance may affect the likelihood that an individual will engage in behaviors such as decreased condom use, that put them at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS.Curriculum 5.Using Classroom Data to Give Systematic Feedback to Students to Improve LearningEffective feedback is a great way for teachers to use collected data in order to improve student learning. Unfortunately, feedback opportunities are scarce in most classrooms.Curriculum 6.Activity 2.1: Personality and Personality AssessmentThis activity provides a vehicle for the discussion of numerous issues, including test construction, gender differences, operational definition, reliability, validity and methodology.Curriculum 7.Activity 3.2: Defining AggressionAggression is used as an example of a typical construct in psychology, permeated with subtle meanings and not-so-subtle disagreements that make it difficult to reach a consensual definition.Curriculum 8.Social Support Networks Teaching Tip SheetSocial support networks are key to preventing HIV transmission, to professional caregivers, to immediate family members providing direct care, in the bereavement process following AIDS-related death, and for the HIV-positive individual.Curriculum 9.Activity 5.1: Promoting Greater Understanding of Abnormal BehaviorStudies indicate that in cultures and communities that provide work opportunities for individuals with schizophrenia the rate of improvement in those individuals is statistically significant. Curriculum 10.Using Praise to Enhance Student Resilience and Learning OutcomesPraise is constructive feedback given to students by teachers and others on specific academic products. Praise refers only to positive feedback; feedback alone can be either positive or negative.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 96 for "Curriculum"X related to "A tremendous opportunity"