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DeLong, Matthew; Winter, Dale; Yackel, Carolyn A. – Primus, 2003
Describes a research-based analytical framework for motivation, activity, learning, and attribution to exam classroom management issues in student-centered instruction. Reviews research in classroom management for university and college-level classrooms. Describes the research base for the framework. (Contains 88 citations.) (Author/KHR)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Higher Education, Learning Activities, Learning Motivation
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DeLong, Matthew; Winter, Dale; Yackel, Carolyn A. – PRIMUS, 2003
We apply a research-based analytical framework (MALA, for motivation, activity, learning and attribution) to better understand two student-centered college mathematics classes. We demonstrate ways in which the framework can be used to systematically identify problems with classroom management, to generate meaningful suggestions for improvement of…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, College Mathematics, Motivation, Models
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DeLong, Matthew; Winter, Dale – Primus, 1998
Identifies and analyzes some recurrent problems with the implementation of cooperative and active learning strategies. Addresses the use of questions, management of instructor-centered activities, management of in-class group activities, and relinquishing forms of control in the classroom. (Author/ASK)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Classroom Techniques, Cooperative Learning, Elementary Secondary Education
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Winter, Dale; Yackel, Carolyn A. – Primus, 2000
Analyzes interviews of graduate student instructors to describe beginning instructors' interpretations of and reactions to student behavior that instructors regarded as direct challenges to classroom authority. Suggests guidelines for course directors and faculty mentors to help beginning instructors learn from the difficult situations. (Contains…
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Discipline, Graduate Students, Higher Education