2/8 Self-fulfilling prophecy/ false consensus effect

Word(s) of the Day:  self-fulfilling prophecy-a belief that leads to its own fulfillment

false consensus effect-When we overestimate how much other people share our beliefs and behaviors.

Class Starter.  How long should the media cover stories like the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut?

  1. Go to the West Bladen home page click on School Staff on the right side.
  2. Then click on my name to go to my school webpage.
  3. Next click on File Manager
  4. Download the Unit 2 Research Methods Practice Test.
  5. Take the test.

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I teach World History, Civics, AP Psychology, and AP Government at West Bladen High School.
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