PSYC 1120 Day 17 and 18 10/31 and 11/5 2012. Agenda. Film clip: Life’s lessons Complete grade school Adolescence Review stages to date Distribute Test #3. Film: Life’s Lessons. Families and Children. Important:
L.B. 205, 2008: R.R.S. Nebraska 121A.069579-2,137
Grounds for long-term suspension, expulsion, or mandatory reassignment, subject to the procedural provisions of the Student Discipline Act, when such activity occurs on school
grounds, in a vehicle owned, leased, or contracted by a school being used for a school purpose or in a vehicle being driven
for a school purpose by a school employee or by his or her designee, or at a school-sponsored activity or athletic event
The whole school must be involved, not just the identified bullies.
Intervention is more effective in the earlier grades.
Evaluation of results is critical.
KOHLBERG’S LEVELS OF MORALITY
Lawrence Kohlberg (1963): Described stages of morality that stem from three levels of moral reasoning, with two stages at each level
Kohlberg ignored culture and gender.
Kohlberg’s levels could be labeled personal (preconventional), communal (conventional), and worldwide (postconventional) family is not included.
The participants in Kohlberg’s original research were all boys.
Carol Gilligan – reworked Kohlberg’s ideas in “Women’s Ways of Knowing”
Conflicts with Parents
Do You Know Where Your Teenager Is?
Parental monitoring: Parents’ ongoing awareness of what their children are doing, where, and with whom.
Identity versus Role Confusion:
Role confusion (identity diffusion):