ERIC Number: ED196830
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Teacher Skill Guide for Combatting Sexism. Module 12: Helping Students Identify with Role Models
Mulvihill, Allie Mooney; And Others
The object of this module is to increase teachers' understanding of the function of role model play in their students' development and to aid teachers in identifying the types of role models that can open options for students. A four-step process is presented for teachers to use in facilitating their students' identification with nontraditional role models. An excerpt from a book on understanding the behavior, motives, and thoughts of children is provided. Handouts for workshop activities are included as well as a booklet for teachers to use with their students in classroom activities. (JD)
Descriptors: Attitude Change, Behavior Modification, Elementary Secondary Education, Identification (Psychology), Inservice Teacher Education, Modeling (Psychology), Role Models, Role Playing, Sex Fairness, Sex Stereotypes, Student Behavior, Student Motivation, Teacher Influence
WEECN Publishing Center, Education Development Center, 55 Chapel St., Newton, MA 02160 (Package price for 13 Modules and Leader's Guide, $16.25).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Women's Educational Equity Act Program.
Authoring Institution: Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.
Note: For related documents, see SP 016 011-020.