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ERIC Number: EJ363906
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Seen but Not Heard: The Dilemma of the Shy Child.
Johnson, Christopher
Momentum, v18 n4 p44-46 Nov 1987
Discusses the incidence, characteristics, and causes of shyness among children. Cautions teachers against direct approaches, such as forcing shy children to make presentations, suggesting that teachers help more through their attitudes, leadership style, and the classroom tone they establish. Suggests helpful activities (e.g., group boasting, wearing masks, and sharing knowledge). (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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