Results 1–10 of 17 for "Curriculum"X related to "Letters: July/August 2008" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (14)Children (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Learning & memory (2)Sleep (2) 6 more... [+] Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Personality (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Suicide (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXAuthor/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1) 5 more... [+] LaVoie, Allan L. (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)Nogare, Mario A. (1)O'Leary, Ann (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 17 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.Teaching Tip Sheet: Multiple Loss and Aids-Related BereavementPeople who grieve the death of someone from HIV-related complications often also face a unique set of issues that challenges historical models of bereavement (Kain, 1997). Curriculum 3.Teaching Tip Sheet: Cognitive DissonanceAnn 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.Curriculum 4.Lesson 5: Schizophrenia and the Impact of Psychological DisordersSchizophrenia is a group of severe disorders characterized by the breakdown of personality functioning, withdrawal from reality, distorted emotions and disturbed thought.Curriculum 5.Lesson 1: Psychological Disorders: Historical Perspectives, Classification Systems and ModelsHistory of abnormal behavior; explanation of biopsychological, cognitive and behavioral models of therapy.Curriculum 6.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 7.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 8.Lesson 3: Sex, Achievement and AggressionA lesson on motivation, intrinsic vs. extrinsic factors, parenting characteristics and cultural influences.Curriculum 9.Lesson 2: Sleeping and DreamingA lesson covering the stages of sleep, REM, quiet and active sleep, and disorders such as insomnia, narcolepsy, jet lag and apnea.Curriculum 10.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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 17 for "Curriculum"X related to "Letters: July/August 2008"