Results 1–10 of 30 for "Curriculum"X related to "In brief: $10 million project aims to..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (25)HIV & AIDS (3)Children (2)Law & psychology (2)Learning & memory (2) 9 more... [+] Personality (2)Sleep (2)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXAuthor/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (2)Puente, Antonio E. (2)Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1) 10 more... [+] Fernald, Peter S. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kalichman, Seth (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)LaVoie, Allan L. (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 30 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Research in Brain Function and LearningIt is important for teachers and parents to understand that maturation of the brain influences learning readiness. For teachers, this is especially important when designing lessons and selecting which strategies to use.Curriculum 2.Lesson 1: Psychological Disorders: Historical Perspectives, Classification Systems and ModelsCurriculum 3.Activity 1.2: Understanding Abnormal Behavior: Wearing the Other ShoeStudents tend to form stereotypes about mental illness and distance themselves rather than confront and understand this complex, abstract set of behaviors. One way to sensitize students to abnormal behavior is to have them view it from the perspective of the person who is mentally ill.Curriculum 4.Lesson 5: Schizophrenia and the Impact of Psychological DisordersSchizophrenia is a group of severe disorders characterized by the breakdown of personality functioning, withdrawal from reality, distorted emotions and disturbed thought.Curriculum 5.Activity 3.1: Gender Differences in Achievement MotivationWomen are motivated to pursue excellence, but such behavior is deemed "unfeminine" or aggressive. As some women grow up, they learn to hide some successes, which undermines their chances of success.Curriculum 6.Lesson 1: ConsciousnessConsciousness is awareness of ourselves and our environment and mental processes occur at different levels. Altered states of consciousness include hypnosis, psychoactive drugs, meditation and sleep.Curriculum 7.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 8.Activity 1.3: The Insanity PleaIn Canada and three-fourths of the states, the burden of proof has shifted to the defense, which must prove the defendant insane. Defendants must show they did not understand the wrongfulness of their acts.Curriculum 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 30 for "Curriculum"X related to "In brief: $10 million project aims to..."