Confidence contributes to social development, and allows that child to be open to psychological well-being and higher self esteem, which creates positive or negative peer affiliation. According to Coyl, “Peer relations can promote social and emotional development or hinder it” (2009, p. 406). Negative or positive social situations can contribute to a child’s physical development. For example, if a child has a bad fight with
This paper will briefly describe the targeted instructional setting that is the foundation for the discussion that follows. Then this paper will present the implications of several theories of cognitive development on the curriculum and instructional strategies used within the targeted instructional setting. These include the cognitive development theories of Jean Piaget and Lev Vygotsky, among others. Based on these theories, two recommended adjustments to the curriculum content for the targeted
African Americans have been the subject of racialized and digressive talk that has socially constructed them as criminals and disturbed individuals, which challenges their humankind and their entitlement to an honest to goodness social and racial personality. Such racialized talk has it’s establishes in suppression, was duplicated among the Jim Crow period, and is kept up today through systemic prejudice to keep them from having a solid character, one that the world can acknowledge and respect.
PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS AND THE PROBLEMS FACED WITH TEACHING THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE An analysis of the obstacles in the way of effective pupil-centred teaching and learning of the English language in Tanzanian government primary school with recommendations Katy Allen MBE Director, Village Education Project Kilimanjaro Presented at The Forum on Community of Practice of Learner Centred Learning in Tanzania held at the Tanzanian Episcopal Conference Centre, Kurasini 18th – 19th August 2008 PRIMARY