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Author Snowman, Jack.

Title Psychology applied to teaching / Jack Snowman, Robert Biehler
Edition Tenth edition
Published United States : HOUGHTON MIFFLIN TRADE (MA), 2003


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  370.15 Bie/Pat 2003  AVAILABLE
Description xxxv, 588 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
4 3/4 in
Contents 1. Applying psychology to teaching -- Part 1. Student characteristics: 2. Theories of psychosocial and cogntive development -- 3. Age-level characteristics -- 4. Understanding student differences -- 5. Addressing cultural and socioeconomic diversity -- 6. Accommodating student variability -- Part 2. Learning and instruction: 7. Behavioral and social learning theories -- 8. Information-processing theory -- 9. Constructivist learning theory, problem solving, and transfer -- 10. Approaches to instruction -- Part 3. Creating a positive learning environment: 11. Motivation -- 12. Classroom management -- Part 4. Assessment of students: 13. Assessment of classroom learning -- 14. Understanding and using standardized tests -- 15. Becoming a better teacher by becoming a reflective teacher -- Glossary
CD-ROM contains links to sites mentioned in the text, as well as chapter outlines, key points, chapter summaries, a glossary of terms, links to software demos, video clips, and practice tests
Notes Biehler's name appears frist on earlier editions
Title on disc: Real deal upgrade
Disc includes student ACE self-quizzes, web links, key terms, questions, projects and video segments
Issued with computer optical disc: Real deal up grade
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 541-566) and indexes
Notes System requirements for accompanying computer optical disc: Windows : Microsoft Windows 95, 98, NT, 2000; Pentium processor or better; 32MB RAM; 256-color monitor, suggested settings 800X600. Program requirements: Netscape Navigator versions 4 (Not Included); or Microsoft Internet Explorer 4 or higher (Not Included); Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 (Included); ShockWave 8 Player (Included); QuickTime 4.1.2 (Included if required)
Subject Teaching -- Psychological aspects.
Learning, Psychology of.
Students -- Rating of.
Educational psychology.
Author Biehler, Robert F. (Robert Frederick), 1927-
LC no. 2001133350
ISBN 0618192662
061819276X disc
Other Titles Real deal up grade CD-ROM