For teachers Overview Written to help readers understand and develop expertise in both teaching and learning, Educational Psychology focuses on the art and science necessary to become an expert teacher. Renowned scholars, Sternberg and Williams help readers capitalize on their strengths by integrating questions into the text that encourage analytical, creative, and practical thinking. The Flexible Expert feature provides examples of solutions—analytical, creative, and practical—for daily challenges both students and teachers face in the classroom. Implications for Teaching illustrate the strategies expert teachers use in the classroom, using specific concepts of educational psychology.
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The traditional, printed version of your textbook. Educational Psychology, Second Australian Edition, prepares you for your profession in teaching by encouraging reflective practice and critical thinking in a jargon-free, accessible learning design. Features Clear description of the theoretical principles in psychology that have relevance for education, along with an analysis of their current research support.
Practical guidance about how to link theory and practice in the context of classrooms. Learning tools to help pre-service teachers develop skills they can build on throughout their teaching careers. Angela M. In recognition of the uniqueness and currency of her research focus and her ability to generate new knowledge about the day-to-day realities of children and teachers in schools, she is a winner of the prestigious Early Career Award from the Western Australian Institute for Educational Research.
He is a member of the Griffith Institute of Educational Research, and was formerly Head, School of Cognition, Language and Special Education at Griffith University in Brisbane, where he still teaches both undergraduate and graduate programs in teacher education.
He is particularly interested in helping readers find and use text structure to organise ideas. Michael Nagel.
ISBN 13: 9780205626076
Renowned scholars, Sternberg and Williams help readers capitalize on their strengths by integrating questions into the text that encourage analytical, creative, and practical thinking. The Flexible Expert feature provides examples of solutions-analytical, creative, and practical-for daily challenges both students and teachers face in the classroom. Implications for Teaching illustrate the strategies expert teachers use in the classroom, using specific concepts of educational psychology. Encourages Reflective Thinking Thinking Questions-Thinking Analytically, Thinking Creatively, and Thinking Practically-appear throughout each chapter to encourage readers to think deeply about chapter concepts. Constructing Your Own Learning activities help readers understand constructivism by using the theory themselves to build upon what they have read in the text. Forum debates illustrate contested educational issues -such as homogenous versus heterogeneous grouping-and show that there are middle-ground positions between extreme views of the issues.
Educational Psychology, 2nd Edition
Educational Psychology, 2nd Australian Edition
0205626076 - Educational Psychology 2nd Edition by Sternberg, Robert J ; Williams, Wendy M