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Psychology 138 Educational Psychology. Sue A. Kelley. What Do You Know?. The best way to learn and remember a new fact is to repeat it over and over again. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


<ul><li><p>Psychology 138Educational PsychologySue A. Kelley</p></li><li><p>What Do You Know?The best way to learn and remember a new fact is to repeat it over and over again. </p><p>Most children 5 years of age and older are natural learners: They know the best way to learn something without having to be taught how to learn it. </p></li><li><p>When a teacher rewards one student for appropriate behavior, the behavior of other students usually suffers as a result. </p><p>Students are often poor judges of how much theyve learned.</p><p>Anxiety sometimes helps students learn and perform more successfully in the classroom.</p></li><li><p>When teachers have children tutor their classmates in academic subject matter, the tutors gain very little from the process.</p><p>The ways in which teachers assess students learning influence what and how the students actually learn.</p></li><li><p>Effective TeachersSubject Matter CompetenceInstructional StrategiesGoal Setting and Instructional PlanningDevelopmentally Appropriate Teaching PracticesClassroom Management Skills</p></li><li><p>Classroom Management SkillsMotivational SkillsCommunication SkillsPaying More Than Lip Service to Individual VariationsWorking Effectively with Students from Culturally Diverse BackgroundsAssessment SkillsTechnological SkillsCommitment and Motivation</p></li><li><p>Lets Have a Great Semester!</p><p>*</p></li></ul>