Four MPA Fellows will present a teaching symposium at the annual meeting entitled, Contemporary Issues in the Teaching of Psychology. Speakers include Williams Addison, Catherine Haden, Mary Kite, and Eric Landrum.
The symposium will address a) a multi-method approaches to the effective evaluation of teaching; b) using inside- and outside-class experiences to connect developmental psychology research to the real world; c) effective strategies for addressing the challenges of teaching about diversity; and d) using psychological research results to prepare our majors for their future careers.
The symposium is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2012 at the Palmer House Hilton. It will coincide with other teaching-related panels, workshops, and presentations presenting by the Society for Teaching of Psychology.