Psychology

American Psychology Association conference for high school teachers

Schedule: APA & Clark University Workshop for High School Teachers

2015 Workshop Events:

 

Sunday, July 19, 2015

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
Peppercorn's Grille & Tavern
455 Park Ave, Worcester

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, July 20, 2015

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
Rob McEntarffer of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Maria Vita of Penn Manor High School (Millersville, PA)
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: Dr. Michael Bamberg, Professor of Psychology, Clark University
Teaching Qualitative Research Methods: Beyond the Definitions
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237 

3:00 - 3:30 PM  

Coffee Break

3:30 - 5:00PM

 

Session IV: Invited Keynote Address by Susan Nolan, PhD, of Seton Hall University
Really?! The Key Role of Introductory Psychology in Creating Scientific    Thinkers
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 21, 2015

7:45 - 8:30 AM

 

Continental Breakfast
Lasry Center for the Biosciences

8:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Session V: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Rob McEntarffer of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Maria Vita of Penn Manor High School (Millersville, PA)
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:00 - 10:30 AM

 

Coffee Break

10:30 - 12:00 PM

 

Session VI: Dr. Seana Moran, Research Assistant Professor of Psychology, Clark University
What’s My Purpose in Life? Motivating Students for the Long Term
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
Rob McEntarffer of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Maria Vita of Penn Manor High School (Millersville, PA)
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
Alden Quad (Winton Dining Hall, University Center, if raining)

     

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

7:45 - 8:30 AM

 

Breakfast Buffet
Lasry Center for the Biosciences

8:30 - 9:15 AM

 

Session IX: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Rob McEntarffer of Lincoln Public Schools (Lincoln, NE) and
Maria Vita of Penn Manor High School (Millersville, PA)
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

9:15 - 10:45 AM

 

Session X: Dr. Andrew Stewart, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Clark University
The Social Psychology of Stereotypes and Prejudice
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:45-11:00 AM  

Coffee break

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