Congratulations to Elizabeth Howe for winning the Teacher Education Division’s Kaleidoscope Award in Quantitative Research at the November 2017 conference in Savannah Georgia. Ms. Howe is a doctoral fellow in the University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at UConn.
Want to Think Outside of the Box? Try Sniffing a Placebo
The placebo effect is best known in medicine for making people feel better when they are given sham treatments. Now there is growing interest in using placebos to boost athletic and cognitive abilities…
Professor James Kaufman was interviewed by New Scientist about nurturing or suppressing creativity in the classroom.
Led by educational psychology professors in the Neag School of Education, two research projects have recently been awarded a total of nearly $5 million in federal funding.
Current Openings in the Department of Educational Psychology
Assistant Professor, Tenure Track — School Psychology https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10029
Assistant Professor, Tenure Track — Learning Sciences https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10027
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations
Professor Sandra M. Chafouleas in the Neag School’s Department of Educational Psychology has been named a University of Connecticut Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor — the highest honor that the university bestows on faculty who have demonstrated excellence in scholarship, teaching, and service. The award honors faculty who have spent at least 10 years of their career at UConn and have attained the rank of full professor. The UConn Board of Trustees approved Chafouleas’ prestigious designation at its April 26 meeting in Storrs. [Read the full article]
Join Us for Our 6th Annual
Teaching and Learning with iPads Conference
A One-Day Event for K-12 Educators
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 3:10 p.m.
University of Connecticut Main Campus
$115 registration fee includes conference attendance, UConn parking, and lunch.
For more information please visit the conference website.