ERIC Number: EJ632624
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Developing Emotional Intelligence in Learners with Behavioral Problems: Refocusing Special Education.
Obiakor, Festus E.
Behavioral Disorders, v26 n4 p321-31 Aug 2001
This article explains the operational conceptualizations of emotional intelligence, the benefits of emotional intelligence, and consequences of ignoring emotional intelligence. The roles of general and special educators in developing such intelligence in students with behavior problems are discussed, and an inclusive model for building emotional intelligence is presented. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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