Using Psychology to Solve Everyday Problems

This three-credit graduate level course is designed for educators from grades K-12. The participant will be introduced to new insights and current trends in the field of educational and developmental psychology. Emphasis will be placed on the educational implications of research on child development, cognitive science, learning, and teaching, and how information and ideas drawn from research in educational psychology can be used to solve the everyday problems of teaching. Examples, case studies, guidelines, and practical tips from experienced teachers will be reviewed to explore the connections between knowledge and practice. This is an online Google Classroom course, and each module contains a series of lessons, videos, written responses, and other activities. The course has no prerequisites or prior requirements.

Course Details

Associated with Area(s) of Certification: NO
Designed to Improve Professional Practice: NO

Course Instructors

One of the following AES Instructors will be instructing this course:

Course Titles

Each Intermediate Unit lists the course with their own version of the title. Please refer to the titles below so you know which title to select when registering at your respective IU.

Psychology for Educators
Register with IU 10
The Psychology of Learning
Register with IU 21

Take this course with

Central IU 10

$275

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Take this course with

Carbon Lehigh IU 21

$270

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