Results 1–10 of 13 for "Curriculum"X related to "Redefining retirement--The call of duty" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (12)Learning & memory (2)Children (1)Race (1)Suicide (1)Document TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (1)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Greider, Jack J. (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1) 5 more... [+] McCombs, Barbara (1)Puente, Antonio E. (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Zimbardo, Philip G. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 13 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.Activity 3.2: Defining AggressionAggression 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.Curriculum 3.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 4.Activity 5.1: The Importance of Cross-Cultural Sensitivity in PsychologyThis activity illustrates the impact of cultural rules, standards, mores and traditions on general communications and interpersonal relationships.Curriculum 5.Lesson 2: Psychologists and PerspectivesA lesson on psychological careers, subfields and contemporary theoretical orientations in psychology.Curriculum 6.Caregiving CurriculaLearn about curricula and workshops that could include caregiving topics, such as psychology of aging, traumatic brain injury and educational options for children with disabilities.Curriculum (January 2011)7.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 8.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 9.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 10.Day 5: Cultural Similarities and DifferencesSocialization, enculturation and acculturation; moral reasoning, socioemotional development; and attachment.Curriculum Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 13 for "Curriculum"X related to "Redefining retirement--The call of duty"