EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY Tasciana Daley. Educational Psychology Field that studies and applies theories and concepts from all of psychology in an educational

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<p>EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGYTasciana DaleyEducational PsychologyField that studies and applies theories and concepts from all of psychology in an educational settingAn educational setting may be schools ranging from </p> <p>ElementaryMiddle schoolHigh SchoolUniversityOr anywhere people may learnAny examples anyone?</p> <p>The goal of Educational PsychologyTo make any student teacher relationship as positive as it can be. So that students may learn to the best of their potential</p> <p>Theoretical Perspectives of Educational Psychology are:Cognitive perspective</p> <p>Behavioral perspectiveCognitive perspectiveStudies how people acquire, perceive, remember and communicate information</p> <p>Behavioral perspectiveStudies the tendency to modify our behavior due to consequences</p> <p>RewardsPunishments</p> <p>Just like how</p> <p>To motivate students in good and bad waysDevelopmental TheoryStudies how people change during the course of their lives from infancy to older adulthood</p> <p>Applying Psychology in the classroomJust like School Psychologists:Concerned with helping students learnBut theyGenerally focusses on course planningInstructional methods for an entire school system</p> <p>(They dont focus on the individual child, but wider system.)Factors that affect learningPsychological Factors:Cultural Factors:Economic FactorsSome educational psychologists help prepare standardized tests such as:Scholastic Aptitude test (SATs)ACTsEOCs</p> <p>Thats the end of my presentation, and thank you for your participation</p>