Results 1–10 of 69 for "Curriculum"X related to "Book review: The Perils of Polyglottism" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (54)Personality (8)HIV & AIDS (7)Children (5)Learning & memory (4) 10 more... [+] Testing issues (4)Race (3)Sleep (2)Bullying (1)Depression (1)Emotional health (1)Law & psychology (1)Schizophrenia (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (1)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (3)O'Leary, Ann (2)Puente, Antonio E. (2)Arnold, J. David (1)Bernstein, Douglas A. (1) 34 more... [+] Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Britton, Paula J. (1)Dollinger, Stephen J. (1)Dwyer, Carol (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Engle, T. L. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1)Fernald, Peter S. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kain, Craig (1)Kalichman, Seth (1)Kasschau, Richard A. (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)Kerber, Kenneth W. (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)LaVoie, Allan L. (1)Leal, Linda (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)Nogare, Mario A. (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Rhodes, Nancy (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Snellgrove, Louis (1)Stierhem, Carolyn (1)Watson, David L. (1)Whitcomb, David H. (1)Zimbardo, Philip G. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 69 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.How Do My Students Think: Diagnosing Student ThinkingTeachers and researchers generally refer to preinstructional knowledge as preconceptions. Pre-assessment of student academic skills and student knowledge may not accurately reflect actual pupil skill and knowledge.Curriculum 3.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 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.Curriculum 5.Bullying: A Module for TeachersIt 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.Curriculum 6.Activity 3.2: Concentrative MeditationA systematic narrowing of attention that seems to slow the metabolism and help produce feelings of well-being.Curriculum 7.Activity 3.1: Finding Meaning in the MethodWhile the specific details of the methodology vary, the logic of experimentation is essentially the same.Curriculum 8.Discussion/Essay Questions for Motivation and EmotionQuestions on arousal theory, anger, risk-taking, curiosity and instinct.Curriculum 9.Activity 5.1: Understanding the Type a Behavior PatternType 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.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 69 for "Curriculum"X related to "Book review: The Perils of Polyglottism"