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  • 1.Activity 3.1: Symptoms of Dissociative Disorders
    Symptoms, such as hypervigilance, difficulty concentrating, exaggerated startle response, and confusion, were reported by over half the respondents one week after the 1989 San Francisco quake.
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  • 2.How Do My Students Think: Diagnosing Student Thinking
    Teachers 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.
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  • 3.Activity 1.2: Understanding Abnormal Behavior: Wearing the Other Shoe
    Students 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.
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  • 4.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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  • 5.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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  • 6.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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  • 7.Activity 3.1: Gender Differences in Achievement Motivation
    Women 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.
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  • 8.Social Support Networks Teaching Tip Sheet
    Social 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.
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  • 9.Classroom Management
    Teachers concerned with classroom management typically need help with two issues: preventing discipline problems and dealing with current discipline problems. Researchers have established two systems to help promote an orderly learning environment: positive behavior support, and social and emotional learning.
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  • 10.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.
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