What students say to themselves: internal dialogue and school success

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Corwin Press, 2000 - Education - 110 pages
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This book is about the inner voice of the self. It addresses the ways students, teachers, and others speak to themselves about who they are and how they fit in the world.

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Developing Concepts of the Self
How Internal Dialogue Develops
Promoting Positive and Realistic SelfTalk in Students

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William Watson Purkey is a Professor of Counselor Education at the University of North Carolina at Greenboro. He is an award-winning teacher, and is the co-founder of the International Alliance for Invitational Education, and organization that currently enrolls more than 1000 members. He recently received the Board of Governors Award of Excellence.

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