Development of Youth Sensomotoric Coordination in Acquisition of Playing Percussion Instruments

Tālis Gžibovskis, Māra Marnauza, Daina Voita, Viktorija Perepjolkina
Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy, Latvia

Introduction

In playing percussion instruments, the main activity takes place through movement or motorics, it requires a developed sensomotor coordination.

Aim of the Study

Study and verify development of youth’s sensomotor coordination in acquisition of playing the percussion instruments. Lasīt vairāk "Development of Youth Sensomotoric Coordination in Acquisition of Playing Percussion Instruments"

Development of Cooperation Skills During Acquisition Process of Jazz Singing

Inga Bērziņa, Māra Marnauza
Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy, Latvia

Introduction

During jazz studies, a student develops not only the skill to play the chosen instrument or the vocal technique, but also participates at sessions of playing music in groups. To successfully incorporate in this creative process, theory-wise, practical and psychological readiness is needed, as well as cooperation skills.

Aim of the Study

To find possibilities to develop cooperation skills during acquisition process of jazz singing. Lasīt vairāk "Development of Cooperation Skills During Acquisition Process of Jazz Singing"

Assessment of Emotional Stress and Hyperactivity in Children of Preschool and Early School Age

Juris Porozovs
Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy, Latvia

Nelli Tolmača, Jānis Vandāns
Psychoneurophysiology and bioregulation Research Centre, Latvia

Introduction

Nowadays, one can observe a developing problem: a rising number of children who are slow to succeed in learning and have difficulties in mastering the school program. Lasīt vairāk "Assessment of Emotional Stress and Hyperactivity in Children of Preschool and Early School Age"

Correlation Between Psychological Well-being and Indicators of Optimism

Guna Svence, Santa Golde
Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy, Latvia

Introduction

The research is based on the theory that a high level of optimism of an individual correlates with the indicators of subjective well-being. Lasīt vairāk "Correlation Between Psychological Well-being and Indicators of Optimism"