Alexis Vartier focuses on high school students' academic performance, motivations, and transition to university life. His approaches build upon mastery learning (Bloom, 1968), psychological reactance (Brehm, 1966), and the transtheoretical model of change (Prochaska & Velicer, 1997).
Aronson, E., Wilson, T. D., & Akert, R. M. (2018). Social Psychology: 10th Edition. Pearson.
Aronson, J. (2002). Improving Academic Achievement. Emerald Group Publishing.
Barker, E. (2017). Barking Up the Wrong Tree. HarperOne.
Dweck, C. S. (2007). Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. Ballantine Books.
Miltenberger, R. G. (2015). Behavior Modification: 6th Edition. Cengage Learning.
Fields of Expertise
- Transition to university - International students - Academic English