Behaviorism in teaching

timer Asked: Jul 21st, 2013

Question Description

I’m working on a exercise and need support.

One current issue in education is closing the achievement gap for students who have been unsuccessful in school for lots of reasons.

1.  What specifically can teachers do according to behaviorism, to change the shaping effect of the unsuccessful students?

These sites may provide some ideas -  and

2.  Do you see parallels between managing adults in the business world and teaching kids in the classroom?  What different strategies have worked for you in the past as a leader?

3.  When it comes to non-observable actions as they can have a large impact on learning as does motivation and emotion. So, how we can balance the act of staying in touch with our student’s without being overly intrusive

Each answer should be apx 100 words or more. References found online are also helpful.

Student has agreed that all tutoring, explanations, and answers provided by the tutor will be used to help in the learning process and in accordance with Studypool's honor code & terms of service.

This question has not been answered.

Create a free account to get help with this and any other question!

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors