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  • 1.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating Students
    Research 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.
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  • 2.Research in Brain Function and Learning
    It 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.
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  • 3.Activity 4.3: Accuracy of Observation
    This activity provides an intriguing introduction to discussions of the accuracy and reliability of humans as observers of behavioral events and environmental characteristics.
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  • 4.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.
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  • 5.Activity 3.2: Defining Aggression
    Aggression 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.
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  • 6.Activity 1.2: What is Personality? A Personal Appraisal
    This activity helps students identify and examine their implicit personality theories and makes personality theories concrete and understandable.
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  • 7.Bullying: A Module for Teachers
    It is estimated that 40-80 percent of school-age children experience bullying at some point during their school careers and 10-15 percent may be either chronic victims or bullies themselves.
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  • 8.Activity 5.1: Understanding the Type a Behavior Pattern
    Type A behavior attempts to control other people, time and events, engaging in excessive competitiveness and achievement orientation, time urgency and impatience, and easily aroused anger and hostility.
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  • 9.Activity 4.1: Human Emotions
    Emotion can be defined as a conscious experience including a state of (physiological) arousal and a meditating interpretation.
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  • 10.Lesson 5: Schizophrenia and the Impact of Psychological Disorders
    Schizophrenia is a group of severe disorders characterized by the breakdown of personality functioning, withdrawal from reality, distorted emotions and disturbed thought.
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