Changing attitudes and behavior : practice makes permanent
Source:Rowman & Littlefield Education, Lanham, Maryland (2012)
Call Number:Cubb LB1025.3 .J465 2012
Keywords:learning, Motivation in education, Psychology of, Teaching--Methodology
Contents: Pursue continuous conscious mastery : a goal that unifies methods -- Sequence learning activities optimally : arrange a reliable learning system -- Arrange for good feelings : why bring balance to students' feelings -- Practice good feelings : methods for generating good feelings -- Practice with the imagination : drawing most benefit from imagination -- Practice sustaining attention : hold students' attention steadily -- Draw on social roots : students cue each other's learning -- Alter thinking to gain order : change behavior by changing thinking -- Turn around a dysfunctional class : bring multiple influences to bear -- Hone your viewpoint : key zones for teacher intent -- Know what you are doing : grasp the difficulties of change -- Hold out for the plus element : even good education is not enough.