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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.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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  • 3.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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  • 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.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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  • 6.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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  • 7.Discussion/Essay Questions for An Introduction to the Field of Psychology
    An overview of psychology: contemporary perspectives, types of research, experimentation and types of psychologists.
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  • 8.Sample Response to D.1. — Course Content Requiring Citations
    The demonstration of program credibility can include citations to relevant peer-reviewed research and reference to broader, recognized traditions of research and theory.
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  • 9.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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  • 10.Activity 3.2: Concentrative Meditation
    A systematic narrowing of attention that seems to slow the metabolism and help produce feelings of well-being.
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