CLP11 – How You’re Stunting Your Students’ Growth: The Pygmalion Effect w/ Robert Rosenthal

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My guest today is Dr. Robert Rosenthal, an eminent psychologist and researcher and Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Riverside. He’s best known for his work in researcher and teacher expectancy effects, known more commonly as the Pygmalion effect.

In this episode, Professor Rosenthal explains how teacher expectations on their students affect how well those students perform. We also explore how scientific research works and how anyone, even you, could design, execute, and publish a scientific paper.

This episode might be gut punch to many instructors. And if it isn’t, it probably ought to be. So if your interest is piqued, hit the subscribe button on your podcatcher now!

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Produced by Micah Peacock

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