Archive for February, 2016

Feb 25 2016

Urie Bronfenbrenner and his Theories

Published by under Chirldren

     Urie Bronfenbrenner (1917-2005) developed the ecological systems theory to  explain how everything in a child and the child’s environment affects how a child grows and develops.     As we have learned from our text, according to Bronfenbrenner , environment and all the layers of it have a huge impact on a child’s development and the process. Child’s own […]

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Feb 16 2016

PROCEDURES FOR MEASURING BEHAVIOR

Published by under Behavior

A method of evaluating a person’s behavior that provides us with a very precise picture of its regularity or severity is “behavioral recording”. There are several methods of recording behavior such as : Event Recording includes a wide variety of procedures for detecting and recording the number of times a behavior of interest occurs. Event recording has […]

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Feb 05 2016

Mainstream Teachers Train to Educate Autistic Children

Published by under Autism

Childhood is a time of exploration that for some children and parents proves especially onerous. That’s most poignantly the case in families where a child has been diagnosed with Autism. The disorder renders especially difficult a child’s ability to communicate and to interact socially, which in turn brings forth significant social and educational challenges. Before […]

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