Reinforcement Theory

Positive

  • Specific to Individual
  • Specific Feedback
  • Swift
  • Sincere

Type

  • Social
  • Activity
  • Tangible

Areas

  • Content
  • Behavior
  • Thinking
  • Effort
  • Work Habits

Extinction

  • Not Harmful to Individual
  • Not Harmful
  • Not Interfering With Learning
  • Not Reinforced By Others

Negative

  • Process

o   Stop Behavior

o   State Desired Behavior

o   Positively Reinforce

  • Least Negative Reinforcement

Scheduling

  • Regular
  • Intermittent