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mental set

A framework for assessing a problem; a predisposition to perceive, remember or think in a particular fashion based on previous experience, which may help solve new problems.
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High persistence is associated with anorexia nervosa and consistent with these individuals' well-known perfectionism and inability to shift mental sets to a more healthy orientation.
Employing worksheets and case studies, Marzano (Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning) helps teachers at all grade levels master seven essentials of effective classroom management: rules and procedures, discipline and consequences, teacher-student relationships, mental set, student responsibility, getting off to a good start, and management at the school level.
Like a mental set of scales, people with strong sense-ability have an ability to maintain equilibrium in all sorts of relationships and situations.
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