Recommended Reading List 

The following reading list is recommended by the academic support staff.  Literature on learning theory, memory, supporting a growth-mindset, and positive psychology. Electronic versions of the readings are available through UIC Library, or through the UIC Library Links on Google Scholar*.

Make it Stick:  The Science of Successful Learning.  Brown, Roediger, & McDaniel (2014)

Human Agency in Social Cognitive Theory.  Bandura (1989).  American Psychologist, 44.

Self Determination Theory and the Facilitation of Intrinsic Motivation, Social Development, and Well-Being.  Ryan & Deci (2000).  American Psychologist, 55.

*For Google Scholar, select the menu bars at the top left corner of the screen, select ‘settings’, select ‘library links’.  Enter ‘University of Illinois at Chicago’ for institutional access.  You must be logged in through your common ID for access.