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  • 1.Activity 2.2: Personality Tests
    This exercise is based on an article by Bertram Forer and shows the fallacy of using personal agreement as a validation method.
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  • 2.Activity 5.4: Cognitive Styles
    Cognitive styles are consistencies in our ways of processing information that are less value laden than character types or personality traits.
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  • 3.Motivated Reasoning Teaching Tip Sheet
    Tips for teaching the role of motivation in cognitive processes such as decision-making and attitude change as emphasized by Ziva Kunda (1990) and Hart and Gerrard (1997). These studies cast doubt on the utilitarian, "rational" models of behavioral decision making upon which research regarding Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) and other health promotion/disease prevention currently rests.
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  • 4.Self-Efficacy Teaching Tip Sheet
    An individual's belief in his or her capacity to execute behaviors necessary to produce specific performance attainments, self-efficacy reflects confidence in the ability to exert control over one's own motivation, behavior, and social environment. HIV/AIDS Self-Efficacy Theory (SET) is assessed frequently in HIV prevention research.
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  • 5.Teaching Tip Sheet: Cognitive Dissonance
    Ann O'Leary, PhD, Department of Psychology at Rutgers University writes that reducing cognitive dissonance may affect the likelihood that an individual will engage in behaviors such as decreased condom use, that put them at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS.
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  • 6.Activity 4.1: Stereotypes
    This activity illustrates the preconceived attitudes and beliefs held about different groups of people and the relative consistency of those beliefs.
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  • 7.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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  • 8.Activity 2.1: Stereotyping
    An activity testing new stereotypes of racial and ethnic groups versus older ideas of those groups.
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  • 9.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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  • 10.Activity 4.1: Experimenter Expectancy
    One source of bias in experimentation concerns the expectations of the experimenter about subject performance.
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