Results 1–10 of 92 for "Curriculum"X related to "Learning sign language may improve..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (75)HIV & AIDS (9)Personality (7)Children (6)Learning & memory (5) 12 more... [+] Testing issues (4)Race (3)Sleep (3)Law & psychology (2)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Emotional health (1)Schizophrenia (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (2)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (3)Dwyer, Carol (2)O'Leary, Ann (2)Puente, Antonio E. (2)Arnold, J. David (1) 30 more... [+] Bernstein, Douglas A. (1)Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Carey, Michael P. (1)Davidson, Margaret (1)Dollinger, Stephen J. (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)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)McEntarffer, Rob (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)Rhodes, Nancy (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Watson, David L. (1)Whitcomb, David H. (1)Zimbardo, Philip G. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 92 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.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.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.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 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 5.4: Cognitive StylesCognitive styles are consistencies in our ways of processing information that are less value laden than character types or personality traits.Curriculum 7.Lesson 4: Drugs That Alter ConsciousnessA discussion of psychopharmacology, psychoactive drugs, addiction, tolerance and dependence.Curriculum 8.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 9.Day 2: Understanding and Defining CultureUnderstanding and defining culture, diversity, race and ethnicity.Curriculum 10.Lesson 3: Hypnosis and MeditationHypnosis is an altered state of consciousness that occurs in the context of a special hypnotist subject relationship and is characterized by increased suggestibility to changes in experiences and behaviors.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 92 for "Curriculum"X related to "Learning sign language may improve..."