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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.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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  • 3.Using Classroom Data to Give Systematic Feedback to Students to Improve Learning
    Effective 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.
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  • 4.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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  • 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 4.1: Stereotypes
    This activity illustrates the preconceived attitudes and beliefs held about different groups of people and the relative consistency of those beliefs.
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  • 7.Bullying: A Module for Teachers
    It 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.
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  • 8.Lesson 4: Drugs That Alter Consciousness
    A discussion of psychopharmacology, psychoactive drugs, addiction, tolerance and dependence.
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  • 9.Stigma and Prejudice Teaching Tip Sheet
    Stigma refers to a visible mark, such as a brand or tattoo, used to disgrace, shame, condemn, or ostracize. Dimensions of social stigmas relevant to AIDS are subject to the adverse effects of social stigmas and related prejudices..
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  • 10.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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