ERIC Number: EJ584740
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Addressing Stereotypes and Ageism in a Life Span Development Course.
Sheldon, Jane P.
Teaching of Psychology, v25 n4 p291-93 Nov 1998
Argues that one goal of teaching is to help students critically evaluate their own knowledge to see where biases and stereotypes exist. Presents an activity in which students generate stereotypes about older adults. Warns that instructors must prepare extensively to anticipate student responses and find research that addresses anticipated stereotypes. (DSK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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