Psychology

American Psychology Association conference for high school teachers

Schedule: APA & Clark University Workshop for High School Teachers

2014 Workshop Events:

 

Sunday, June 29, 2014

4:00 PM  

First Airport Shuttle
Logan Airport

5:00 - 6:00 PM  

Check-in at the Dorms and Registration
Blackstone Hall, 1st floor

6:30 PM

 

Light Dinner
Location TBD

8:30 PM

 

Second Airport Shuttle
Logan Airport

8:30 - 9:30 PM

 

Check-in at the Dorms and Registration
Blackstone Hall, 1st floor

   

Monday, June 30, 2014

9:15 - 10:00 AM

 

Continental Breakfast
Lasry Center for the Biosciences

9:15 - 9:45 AM

 

Registration and Check-in for Local Participants
Blackstone Hall, 1st floor

10:00 AM

 

Session I: Welcome and Introductions
Nancy Budwig, PhD, Associate Provost, Dean of Research, and Professor of Psychology, Clark University
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

11:00 - 12:30 PM

 

Session II: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Randy Ernst, MA, of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Nancy Fenton, MA, of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, IL)
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

12:30 - 1:30 PM

 

Lunch
Lasry Center for the Biosciences

1:30 - 3:00 PM

 

Session III: Michael Addis, PhD, Professor of Psychology, Clark University
Men's Well-Being: A National Public Health Challenge
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237 

3:00 - 3:30 PM  

Coffee Break

3:30 - 5:00PM

 

Session IV: Invited Keynote Address by Mary Kite, PhD, Professor of Psychology, Ball State University
Developing Students' Multicultural Competence: Practical Advice for Difficult Dialogues
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

6:00 PM

 

Opening Dinner
Tilton Hall, University Center

8:00 PM

 

Informal Sharing Session with Participants (optional)
Blackstone Hall or Lasry (approximate time)

 

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

7:45 - 8:30 AM

 

Continental Breakfast
Lasry Center for the Biosciences

8:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Session V: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Randy Ernst, MA, of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Nancy Fenton, MA, of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, IL)
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:00 - 10:30 AM

 

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 PM

 

Session VI: Wendy Grolnick, PhD, Professor of Psychology, Clark University
Facilitating Motivation: New Approaches to the "Why" of Behavior
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

12:00 - 1:10 PM  

Lunch
Library Terrace, Academic Commons

1:15 - 1:30 PM

 

Photo Opportunity

1:30 - 3:00 PM

 

Session VII: Archive Visit / Tour of the Psychology Department
University Archives at the Academic Commons and Psychology Department

3:00 - 3:30 PM

 

Coffee Break

3:30 - 4:45 PM

 

Session VIII: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Randy Ernst, MA, of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Nancy Fenton, MA, of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, IL)
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

5:00 - 5:30 PM

 

Distribution of Teaching Materials
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

6:00 PM

 

BBQ Dinner
Kresge Green (Winton Dining Hall, University Center, if raining)

     

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

7:45 - 8:30 AM

 

Breakfast Buffet
Lasry Center for the Biosciences

8:30 - 9:15 AM

 

Session IX: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Randy Ernst, MA, of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Nancy Fenton, MA, of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, IL)
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

9:15 - 10:45 AM

 

Session X: Katerine Bielaczyc, PhD, Associate Professor of Education, Director of the Hiatt Center for Urban Education , Clark University
Understanding Vygotsky’s Theories in the Design of Learning Environments
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

11:00 AM  

Final Reflections, Evaluations, and Wrap-up

11:30 AM

 

Clark Workshop Concludes / Check-out at Blackstone Hall

11:45 AM

 

Shuttle Transportation to Logan Airport from Blackstone Hall