The Interface between Intelligence and Personality as Determinants of Classroom Learning

  • Monique Boekaerts
Part of the Perspectives on Individual Differences book series (PIDF)


I find it helpful to consider the relationship between intelligence and personality as determinants of classroom learning in terms of three broad questions:
  • What is meant by intelligence in a scholastic context?

  • What is meant by personality when studied in a scholastic context?

  • What is the effect of mental ability and induced personality states on learning outcomes?


Intrinsic Motivation Goal Orientation Test Anxiety Achievement Motivation Mental Ability 
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  • Monique Boekaerts
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  1. 1.Center for the Study of Education and InstructionLeiden UniversityLeidenThe Netherlands

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