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Learning Environment Essay

  • Submitted by: Chuckles2
  • on December 22, 2014
  • Category: Psychology
  • Length: 443 words

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In a learning environment, experimental findings show that selfregulatory functions improve with age. It is likely that aging and emotional regulation in general are positively correlated (Scheibe & Blanchard-Fields, 2009).

When I was in grade school, I had ADD/ADHD.   Nobody could get me to sit still even if you nailed my feet to the floor.   I was always outdoors getting scraped up, and playing whatever outside activities there were at the time.   Even in school I couldn't sit still long enough to comprehend what the lesson was about.   I had taken medicine, when eventually I learned to do it on my own.   I had to discipline myself in doing the schoolwork and focusing on what that lesson was about, then to make matters worse for me, I had homework, like stated before I hated sitting indoors, in one place.   I had realized in middle school that I had to do what was right no matter how much it drove me crazy, to go do the things I wanted.   I carried it throughout the rest of school, and into the workforce, through the military and even until now.   It's absolutely still a struggle for me to this day, now that I've decided to go back to school, I realize that it's something I have to do in order to succeed in my occupational goals, challenging myself, mentally and academically,   and for my kids to look up to me and be proud of what I accomplished.   I have started to see some of my old habits, and emotions of anxiety, but I know it's something I can overcome mentally, and be able to accomplish. When I was deployed last is when I really learned the lesson of how much life can be a mental game.   My oldest son had turned one years old, and I had missed it completely.   It struck me hard as I had already been having a difficult time, being away from my family.   I had finally picked myself back up, and began to go on with the mission.   When I had done so, it was being noticed, and I was being considered for a leadership position.   While I was talking to my supervisor about...

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