San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The 5th annual Southern California Teaching of Psychology Conference will be held at Grossmont College on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Psychology instructors from high schools, 2-year community colleges, and 4-year colleges and universities are invited to attend. It will be an informative, recharging conference with lots of opportunity for networking.
We are pleased to announce our two keynote speakers:
- Karen Huffman, author of several introductory psychology texts including Psychology in Action, will present on "The Negative Side of Electronics and What It's Doing to Social Skills".
- Jean Twenge, author of Generation Me, will present on teaching today's young adults.
CALL FOR PROPOSALS: DEADLINE EXTENDED!
If you are interested in presenting a talk or activity or participating in a roundtable discussion at this year's conference, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org by July 31. Possible topics may include (but are not limited to):
- Factors affecting student success, including non-cognitive factors.
- Assessment tools and strategies, including student learning outcomes.
- Involving students in research.
- Service learning in psychology.
- Teaching to majors and nonmajors.
- Textbook selection.
- Teaching resources in psychology, including technology tools.
- Extracurricular activities, such as psychology club or Psi Beta.
- Pedagogical innovations.
Registration is $25 and will include lunch. Please use the link above.
When & Where
Sky Chafin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology