Human Growth and Development
constructivist view, teachers should not attempt to simply pour information into children's
minds. Rather, children should be encouraged to explore their world, discover knowledge,
reflect, and think critically with careful monitoring and meaningful guidance from the teacher
Describe the difference between a fixed and a growth mindset.
In a fixed mindset
, people believe their basic qualities, like their intelligence or talent, are
traits. They spend their time documenting their intelligence or talent
developing them. ... Teaching a
creates motivation and productivity
business, education, and sports
End of Chapter 10 Self-Evaluation
After reading the chapter and completing this guide you should be able to
Relate emotional development to family, peers, and social environment, as well as to theories of
Explain the role of schools in psychosocial development.
Explain Erikson’s fourth stage: industry versus inferiority.
Identify theories of development regarding morality.
If you feel you still need assistance, please contact the course mentor.
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