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  • 1.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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  • 2.Research in Brain Function and Learning
    It 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.
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  • 3.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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  • 4.Teaching Tip Sheet: Attitudes and Behavior Change
    There are several teaching strategies that psychologists who teach the study of attitudes can use to update and enhance their courses to reflect what social scientists have learned from HIV/AIDS-related research.
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  • 5.Activity 1.2: Sex Role Stereotypes and Mental Health
    Characteristics judged healthy for an adult person (presumed to show the "ideal standard of health") resembled those behaviors judged normal and healthy for men but not for women.
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  • 6.Activity 1.1: What Is Abnormal Behavior?
    This activity can be used to introduce the idea of abnormal psychology. By asking students to contribute ideas about psychologically disordered behavior creating a discussion and using an abnormal psychology case study.
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  • 7.Lesson 2: Sleeping and Dreaming
    A lesson covering the stages of sleep, REM, quiet and active sleep, and disorders such as insomnia, narcolepsy, jet lag and apnea.
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  • 8.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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  • 9.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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  • 10.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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