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Event: Behavioral Safety Now
The Premier Conference on Behavioral Safety in Houston, Texas - October 10-12, 2017. Now in its 23rd year, the Behavioral Safety Now Conference is the premier venue for collecting cutting-edge ideas and strategies for using behavioral technology to ach…
Resource: Towards a Technology for Technology Transfer by Mark …
Dr. Mark Alavosius shares his overview of an initiative (Samuel Slater Centers) currently underway in Rhode Island, USA to enable technology transfer from centers of learning to commercial applications.
Resource: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORTUNE OR L…
Dr. Hank Pennypacker shares his 25-year journey, transferring a behavioral technology. MammaCare is the recognized medical and scientific standard for performing and teaching proficient manual breast examination. The National Cancer Institute supporte…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 7, 1-15 (2012). INTERTEA…
Interteaching has been shown to be an effective method for increasing quiz scores and course evaluations. Although these increased scores are typically attributed to higher rates of active student responding throughout class sessions, the extent to which…
Resource: Precision Teaching and Direct Instruction: Measurably…
This article provides overviews of Precision Teaching and Direct Instruction, discusses their origins and research backgrounds, cites effectiveness data, and describes how they can complement one another when used together. It provides sufficient referenc…
Resource: A Behavior Analytic Paradigm for Adaptive Autonomous …
Behavior Analysis, the scientific study of animal and human behavior and learning, provides a strong conceptual framework for intelligent computer systems known as adaptive autonomous agents. The Seventh Generation Technology system, described in this pap…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 32, 197-229 (2004). IS THE O…
The operant contingency remains the most powerful and flexible single technology for the production and control of purposive behavior. The immediate aim of this paper is to examine the conceptual and empirical adequacy of the operant contingency as the…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 6, 1-19 (2011). THE LIKE…
Both kindergarten and first grade students using an Internet delivered reading program showed instructionally beneficial results on standardized test measures when compared to control groups in an unbiased control study. When kindergarten and first grad…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today: 5, 1-31, (2008). A FUNNY…
The American Cancer Society (ACS) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) jointly sponsored an invitational conference entitled "Breast Cancer: The Behavioral Dimension." Attending were a variety of behavioral scientists, including psychologists, socio…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 4, 2-24, (2005). THE DEA…
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, speeding is of epidemic proportion on a national scale and has become the number one killer of teenage drivers and young adults. Putting the brakes on speeders is the responsibility of local and state …
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 3, 2-6, (2003). BASKETBA…
''Choice'' situations arise when concurrent schedules of reinforcement are available in an organism's environment. The matching law posits that given two concurrently available response alternatives the relative rate of responding equals the relative r…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 3, 7-20, (2003). HEADSPR…
Reading proficiency is a crucial foundation for success in all academic areas, yet we are a nation faced with a reading crisis. Headsprout, a Seattle-based applied learning sciences company, has been working on a solution that bridges the efforts of pa…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 2, 1-8, (2002). THE CUM…
Despite the huge sums of money spent on the latest, most innovative management methods, effective personnel management in the business setting remains an elusive goal. Over the years, attempts to ''re-engineer'' (Martin, 1995) management styles and met…
Resource: Behavioral Technology Today, 1, 1-12, (2001). CHANGIN…
At the Association for Behavior Analysis Convention in May, 2000, Darry Callahan, former CEO of Chevron Chemical, now Senior Vice President of Chevron Corporation and Chevron Chemical Company were presented with the award for ''Outstanding Contribution …
Item: The Technology of Teaching REVISITED:A Reader's Companion…
The Technology of Teaching REVISITED: A Reader's Companion to B.F. Skinner's Book By Beatrice H. BarrettSkinner desperately wanted his science to be applied to improve instruction methods. Yet he wrote his only book on education not for educators but for …
Item: Sale - 50% reduction!A New Learning Environment
A New Learning Environmentby Harold L. Cohen & James Filipczak From the Foreword:A New Learning Environment describes a different kind of social environment in a training school. It reports an experiment in 'contingency management' under which student…
Item: The Morningside Modelof Generative Instruction
The Morningside Model of Generative Instruction Kent Johnson and Elizabeth M. Street with chapters by Joanne Robbins and Susan Malmquist Johnson and Street describe a technology of instruction, based on scientific research, that has improved the academi…
Item: Origins and Componentsof Behaviorology - Study Questions2…
Study Questions for Origins and Components of Behaviorology - 2nd EditionStephen Ledoux The book and study questions work together to achieve beneficial pedagogical aims. The book was designed to accompany either separate studies in the natural science…
Item: Performance Management: Changing Behavior That Drives Org…
Unfortunately, even though this book in one edition or another has been in existence for 32 years, the use of behavior technology in the work place is still in its infancy.  Since the fundamental laws of behavior don't change, those who learn to appl…
Item: Origins and Components of Behaviorology, 3rd Edition
Through this volume, the history of the emergence of behaviorology is available both for the first time (in 1992) and comprehensively. As current today as when originally written, this book is unique because it is also the only analyzed historical treatme…
Tutorial: The Ethics of Buying in Without Selling Out - UWF
Presenter: Hank S. Pennypacker, Ph.D., University of Florida, Emeritus and MammaCare Corp. CEU: 1.0 units Type II Choose this course. Course Description: A short history of the basic research underlying the MammaCare Method of Manual Breast Examination…
Tutorial: Will Technology Ruin the Safety Profession? - UWF
Dr. Aubrey C. Daniels – Will Technology Ruin the Safety Profession? - UWF Presenter: Dr. Aubrey C. Daniels: Filmed at the 2014 Behavioral Safety Now Conference, Buffalo, NY Presenter: Dr. Aubrey C. Daniels: Filmed at the 2014 Behavioral Safety No…
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