Results 1–10 of 27 for "Curriculum"X related to "Letters: October 2009" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (22)Children (5)Personality (5)Learning & memory (4)Race (4) 5 more... [+] HIV & AIDS (3)Bullying (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Testing issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXAuthor/ContributorO'Leary, Ann (2)Benjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (1)Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Dwyer, Carol (1) 13 more... [+] Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)Nogare, Mario A. (1)Renner, Michael J. (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Watson, David L. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 27 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.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 3.Activity 4.4: A Neat Little Demonstration of the Benefits of Random Assignment of Subjects in an ExperimentThe major advantage of randomly assigning people to conditions in an experiment is that any variables that might affect the outcome of the experiment that are not controlled will be randomly divided between the conditions of the experiment.Curriculum 4.Activity 2.1: StereotypingAn activity testing new stereotypes of racial and ethnic groups versus older ideas of those groups.Curriculum 5.Stimulus Items (Articles From The APA Monitor on Psychology)The newspaper articles referred to in this unit, all from the Monitor on Psychology, are intended to be used as stimulus items for additional discussion. Curriculum 6.Day 3: Culture, Self and Personality: The Influence of Culture on Our Sense of Self and PersonalityCulture and self-concept, emotions, personality traits and gender role stereotypes.Curriculum 7.Activity 3.2: Defining AggressionAggression 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.Curriculum 8.Day 4: EthnocentrismEthnocentrism is the tendency to view the world through your own cultural filters.Curriculum 9.Activity 5.2: Trait Versus Situation as a Predictor of Behavior: A Study Modeled After the Theories of BemStudents learn about the technique of role playing, how to administer an individual test of perceptual skill, and how to operate videotaping equipment.Curriculum 10.Activity 5.4: Cognitive StylesCognitive styles are consistencies in our ways of processing information that are less value laden than character types or personality traits.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 27 for "Curriculum"X related to "Letters: October 2009"