TITLE

Learned Helplessness: A Case Study of a Middle School Student

AUTHOR(S)
Walling, Mary D.; Martinek, Thomas J.
PUB. DATE
July 1995
SOURCE
Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Jul1995, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p454
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a case study of a middle school girl who presents signs of low self esteem and low achievement in physical education classes. The student's teacher believes that this is a case of "learned hopelessness." The article discusses how home environment makes a difference in levels of academic and physical education achievement in school.
ACCESSION #
20752008

 

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