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Risk-taking in learning, K-3

Robert D. Young

Risk-taking in learning, K-3

by Robert D. Young

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Published by NEA Professional Library, National Education Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Primary -- Activity programs -- United States.,
    • Risk-taking (Psychology),
    • Decision making -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- United States.,
    • Problem solving -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert D. Young.
      SeriesEarly childhood education series, Early childhood education series (Washington, D.C.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1537 .Y64 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. ;
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2027836M
      ISBN 100810603543
      LC Control Number91003911

        Risk Taking and Leadership. Home > Articles > Leadership. Risks are an inherent part of everyday life, some risks are big and some are small. When you get into a vehicle and drive to work, you are taking a risk. Although it does not seem that risky as I write this, it is.   For the past 13 years, I have been a social studies teacher at the middle school level. I’ve taught in a few districts with unique missions and priorities, but one thing that has remained constant is the fact that to make sure that learning remains engaging and relevant for the modern learner, risk-taking in the classroom is a necessity.

      These books provide minute daily lessons focusing on safety (the brain stem), emotion and motivation (the limbic system), and thinking (the cortex). A recent study showed that students in schools that provide social-emotional learning score on average 11 percentile points higher on standardized achievement tests than students in other. While most of this book will be spent discussing why risk matters and how to incorporate it best into decisions, we will lay out two big themes that animate much of the discussion. The first is the link between risk and reward that has motivated much of risk taking through history. The other is the under mentioned link between risk and.

        This chapter provides an overview of risk taking behavior. Risk taking is any consciously or non-consciously controlled behavior with a perceived uncertainty about its outcome, and/or about its possible benefits or costs for the physical, economic or psycho-social well-being of oneself or others. Read Risk taker tip 1: Be ridiculously irrational. When I quit my cozy corporate gig to start doing what I love for a living—which is to inspire greatness in people everywhere—I took a major, major risk. For example, when I started FlashBooks I barely had enough in the bank to support my lifestyle for more than 3 months!. Back then, I barely had enough space in my apartment to work from home.


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Risk-taking in learning, K-3 by Robert D. Young Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The Benefits of Risk Taking for Learning. You are here: Home / Learning / The Benefits of Risk Taking for Learning. The idiot in the middle is me - making a fool of myself and learning a lot in front of several dozen people. I was running around the stage spouting gibberish while another student translated what I said into normal English.

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