Psychology

American Psychology Association conference for high school teachers

Schedule: APA & Clark University Workshop for High School Teachers

2013 Workshop Events:

 

Sunday, July 21, 2013

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

 

Dinner
Location TBD

7:00 PM

 

Second Airport Shuttle
Logan Airport

8:30 - 9:30 PM

 

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

   

Monday, July 22, 2013

8:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Continental Breakfast
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

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, Ph.D., 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
Laura Brandt of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, Ill.)
Pete Masciopinto of Glenbrook South High School (Glenview, Ill.)

Teaching High School Psychology
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

12:30 - 1:30 PM

 

Lunch
Lurie Conference Room, Higgins University Center

1:30 - 3:00 PM

 

Session III: Presentation by Champika K. Soysa, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Worcester State University

Sociocultural Shaping of Abnormal Psychology
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237 


3:00 - 3:30 PM   Coffee Break

3:30 - 5:00PM

 

Session IV: Invited Keynote Address:

Victor Benassi, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, University of New Hampshire
Applying the Science of Learning in the High School Psychology Course

Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

6:00 PM

 

Opening Dinner
Tilton Hall, Higgins University Center

8:00 PM

 

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

 

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

7:45 - 8:30 AM

 

Continental Breakfast
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

8:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Session V: Presentation by Marianne Wiser, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology, Clark University:
Teaching Sensation and Perception
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:00 - 10:30 AM

 

Coffee Break
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:30 - 12:00 PM

 

Session VI: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Laura Brandt of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, Ill.)
Pete Masciopinto of Glenbrook South High School (Glenview, Ill.)
Sensation and Perception / Abnormal Psychology
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

12:00 - 1:10 PM  

Lunch
Library Terrace, Academic Commons

1:15 - 1:30 PM

 

Photo Opportunity
Meet in Academic Commons

1:30 - 3:00 PM

 

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

3:00 - 3:30 PM

  Coffee Break

3:30 - 4:45 PM

 

Session VIII: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Laura Brandt of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, Ill.)
Pete Masciopinto of Glenbrook South High School (Glenview, Ill.)
Learning / Biological Bases of Behavior
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, Higgins University Center, if raining)

     

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

7:30 - 8:30 AM

 

Hot Breakfast Buffet
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

8:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Session IX: Presentation by Jeffrey Arnett, PhD, Research Professor of Psychology, Clark University

When Will Our High School Students Grow Up? New Findings on Emerging Adulthood

Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:00 - 10:15 AM

 

Break
Lasry Center for the Biosciences, Room 237

10:15 - 11:00 AM

 

Session X: High School Teacher Demonstration/Presentation
Laura Brandt of Adlai E. Stevenson High School (Lincolnshire, Ill.)
Pete Masciopinto of Glenbrook South High School (Glenview, Ill.)
Development
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