Results 1–10 of 16 for "Curriculum"X related to "Letters: October 2003" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (13)Children (5)Learning & memory (4)HIV & AIDS (2)Law & psychology (2) 5 more... [+] Bullying (1)Personality (1)Race (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXAuthor/ContributorO'Leary, Ann (2)Brabeck, Mary (1)Dwyer, Carol (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1) 6 more... [+] Kratochwill, Tom (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)Nogare, Mario A. (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 16 Previous 1 2 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.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 3.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 4.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 5.Classroom ManagementTeachers 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. Curriculum 6.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 7.Bullying: A Module for TeachersIt 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.Curriculum 8.Activity 3.1: Symptoms of Dissociative DisordersSymptoms, 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. Curriculum 9.Activity 2.4: Relating Body Temperature and Circadian RhythmsStudents rate themselves on an alertness scale each time a temperature reading is recorded, examining how a psychological variable fluctuates in comparison to body tempature.Curriculum 10.Motivated Reasoning Teaching Tip SheetTips 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.Curriculum Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 16 for "Curriculum"X related to "Letters: October 2003"