Laugh and Learn

95 Ways to Use Humor for More Effective Teaching and Training

 Laugh and Learn

Author: Doni Tamblyn
Pub Date: April 2006
Print Edition: $19.95
Print ISBN: 9780814474150
Page Count: 224
Format: Paper or Softback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814426814

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Table of Contents

"Chapter 1: You’ve Gotta Start Here: What Is Humor, Anyway?

Chapter 2: Why Humor in Teaching? (Or: Show This Chapter to Your Boss)

Chapter 3: A Few Principles of Brain-Compatible Learning You’ll Want to Know

Chapter 4: It’s Easy -- and You Can Make It Easier: 5 Rules for Using Humor Naturally, Successfully, and Without Fear

Chapter 5: Drawing People Together to Enlist -- The Social Brain

Chapter 6: Engaging Emotion

Chapter 7: Deposing the Brain’s Great Oppressors: Threat and High Stress

Chapter 8: Making It Stick: Strategies for Improving Retention and Retrieval

Chapter 9: Surprise! You’re Already Doing It: Encouraging and Modeling Creative Thinking.

Chapter 10: Laugh in the Face of Fear!

Chapter 11: I Can’t Believe I’m Writing This Chapter: Joke-Telling Secrets

Chapter 12: The Best Chapter in the Book"

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