Fostering Independent Learning

Fostering Independent Learning

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Accessible, practical, and empowering, this book gives school professionals the tools to put students in charge of their own learning. Going beyond traditional qstudy skillsq guides that focus on the mechanics of homework completion and test taking, the authors address the underlying psychological factors that influence academic success and lifelong learning. They provide step-by-step guidance and data-based interventions for helping each student develop a repertoire of problem-solving strategies in the areas of motivation, emotional responses to learning, behavior, time management, organization, memory, reading, writing, math, and more. In a large-size format with lay-flat binding to facilitate photocopying, the volume includes dozens of reproducible handouts and forms. This book is in The Guilford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series.This approach enabled them both to pass their bar exams on the first attempt. Finally, many ... When students are required to write what they believe would be good test questions as they read, comprehension and memory improve. Moreoveranbsp;...

Title:Fostering Independent Learning
Author:Virginia Smith Harvey, Louise A. Chickie-Wolfe
Publisher:Guilford Press - 2007


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