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Thorkildsen, Theresa A. – Theory Into Practice, 2007
Adolescents who live in urban settings regularly encounter a complex array of people and circumstances that require sophisticated decision-making skills. Using their personal standards, adolescents coordinate moral thoughts and emotions when deciding how to act. After defining what the author refers to as moral engagement, several empirical…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Urban Areas, Moral Values, Moral Development
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Hong, Eunsook; Milgram, Roberta M.; Rowell, Lonnie L. – Theory Into Practice, 2004
Students, teachers, counselors, and parents are all important in determining the degree to which homework is effective in meeting its goals. Teachers assign homework, parents provide the environment in which it is done, and students?each with a unique profile of motivation and preference for learning?do the homework. It is a challenge for everyone…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Intervention, Homework, Student Centered Curriculum