Using Humor to Maximize Learning: The Links between Positive by Mary Kay Morrison

By Mary Kay Morrison

what's humor precisely? How do you utilize it to maximise studying? whether it is so vital, why is it infrequently pointed out in instructor education with out a few clues for locating and utilizing it? the aim of this ebook is to confirm, maintain, and inspire educators within the perform of humor not just as a private software to optimize a fit way of life, yet to maximise some great benefits of humor in schooling. those merits comprise present research-based info at the use of humor to nurture creativity, to extend the means for reminiscence retention, to aid an optimum studying atmosphere and to construct secure groups that replicate the relational belief worthwhile for collaborative studying. an atmosphere of enjoyable is a trademark of a tradition of belief. each one bankruptcy of this publication encompasses a examine staff structure and strong perform rules for leaders. those instruments can facilitate inventive info research for academic leaders attracted to realizing the particularly new box of optimistic psychology and the way it might probably give a contribution to a pleased studying setting that promotes collaborative relationships.

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