Teaching High School Psychology
A resource for any teacher of high school psychology, whether AP, IB or Introduction to Psychology
Friday, June 23, 2017
Books, Summer Reading, and a Long List
Tsundoku: The Japanese word for buying books that you'll never read. This is me (this is Chuck posting). I possess all the books below. ...
APA Convention and Workshop
The information about this year's APA convention is detailed below. There are several opportunities for high school teachers to see the ...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
"Fake News" and Psychology
I've been interested for a while in the psychology of "fake news" - more specifically, how can we help students think more cri...
Monday, May 22, 2017
Cognitive Load Theory: the most important psych theory for teachers ever in the history of everything?
A while ago, Dylan Wiliam (one of my favorite educational researchers) posted this dramatic tweet: When Dylan Wiliam says something like...
Monday, May 15, 2017
Repost: The Value of Self-Reflection
I share the ideas here from Beth Lewis at About.com. Her words are incredibly important to those of us in the profession. I give her full...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
APA Professional Development
For anyone who is looking for inexpensive CE credits or just looking to learn even more about the world of psychology in connection to our c...
Friday, May 5, 2017
Fidget Spinners: What the Heck?
Are "fidget spinners" a big thing at your schools? I volunteer at a middle school once a week and I feel like ai SUDDENLY starte...
Monday, May 1, 2017
Good luck on the AP Psych Exam today!
We're sending GOOD VIBES to all the AP psych teachers and students today! Hope your students leave the test feeling great - you worked h...
Friday, April 28, 2017
13 Reasons Why Follow Up: Depression, Suicide, and Prevention
13 Reasons Why Follow Up Why I am comfortable talking about suicide? In the previous post, I wrote about my friend Karen. Though I won’t ...
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Please Hear What I Am Not Saying
I first encountered this version of this poem when I was a freshman in college at Rochester Institute of Technology when Dr. David Wiesner w...
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