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  • 1.Personality: Day Two
    A lesson covering assessment techniques, organization of tests, traits vs. situations, and ethical dilemmas.
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  • 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.
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  • 3.How Do My Students Think: Diagnosing Student Thinking
    Teachers 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.
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  • 4.Using Praise to Enhance Student Resilience and Learning Outcomes
    Praise is constructive feedback given to students by teachers and others on specific academic products. Praise refers only to positive feedback; feedback alone can be either positive or negative.
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  • 5.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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  • 6.Procedural Timeline for Personality
    A timeline for the lessons, including the psychosocial family tree, assessment and tests, research issues and function of personality theory, ethical principles and dilemmas in the practice of psychology and the psychoanalytic model.
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  • 7.Activity 1.2: Understanding Abnormal Behavior: Wearing the Other Shoe
    Students 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.
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  • 8.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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  • 9.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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  • 10.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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