Results 1–10 of 32 for "Curriculum"X related to "Research roundup: January 2006" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (28)Children (6)Learning & memory (5)HIV & AIDS (3)Law & psychology (2) 9 more... [+] Sleep (2)Testing issues (2)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Personality (1)Race (1)Schizophrenia (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (2)Author/ContributorDwyer, Carol (2)Benjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1) 15 more... [+] Fernald, Peter S. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kain, Craig (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Stierhem, Carolyn (1)Watson, David L. (1)Whitcomb, David H. (1)Woods, Paul I. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 32 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 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.Curriculum 2.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 3.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 4.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 5.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 6.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 7.Using Praise to Enhance Student Resilience and Learning OutcomesPraise 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.Curriculum 8.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 9.Activity 2.3: Ethical Principles and Dilemmas in the Practice of PsychologyUsing high-probability statements taken from an astrological source, this classroom demonstration illustrates the willingness of students to believe bogus personality assessments.Curriculum 10.Activity 2.2: Personality TestsThis exercise is based on an article by Bertram Forer and shows the fallacy of using personal agreement as a validation method.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 32 for "Curriculum"X related to "Research roundup: January 2006"