Due Date: February 19, 2017
1. Using the article in your Ch.2 packet, explain the assertion from the article that schools “flunk biology”
· How did the schools you attended compare on this topic?
2. Piaget complained that “How can we speed up development?” is an “American question”. Increases in testing and academics in younger grades has become a topic of controversy. How do you think developmental theorists would respond to the increasing emphasis on academics and testing in Kindergarten and First Grade? Your strategies must be based on developmental theory and /or research from your text (see pp. 65 – 66).
The book is Educational Psychology, Author: Robert E. Slavin, 11th Edition. However, can still find it’s in the older edition but, the page numbers meant defer.