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Pygmalion in the classroom : teacher expectation and pupils' intellectual development

Author: Robert Rosenthal; Lenore Jacobson
Publisher: Bancyfelin, Carmarthen, Wales : Crown House Pub., ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Newly expanded edView all editions and formats
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Research suggests that our expectations strongly influence the performance of those around us. In the Oak School experiment, discussed in this book, teachers were led to believe that certain students selected at random were likely to be showing signs of a spurt in intellectual growth and development.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Rosenthal; Lenore Jacobson
ISBN: 1904424066 9781904424062
OCLC Number: 241471727
Description: x, 266 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The self-fulfilling prophecy. Everyday life --
The healing professions --
Behavioral science --
Behavior science: intellectual performance and learning --
Teacher expectation. The disadvantaged child --
The Oak School Experiment --
The magic children of Galatea --
Teacher's assessments --
The process of blooming --
Implications. Pygmalion's medium --
Some methodological considerations --
Summary and implications.
Responsibility: Robert Rosenthal, Lenore Jacobson.

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The 'Pygmalion phenomenon' is the self-fulfilling prophecy embedded in teachers' expectations. Simply put, when teachers expect students to do well and show intellectual growth, they do; when  Read more...

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