24th Annual APS-STP Teaching Institute

The APS-STP Teaching Institute is a pre-conference Teaching Institute sponsored by the Association for Psychological Science and the Society for the Teaching of Psychology. The day-long program offers informative talks and practical advice from experts on the teaching of psychological science as well as poster presentations centered on this theme. The Teaching Institute starts on Wednesday, May 24 with an evening workshop, and will continue all day on Thursday, May 25.
*Please note that separate registration is required.

 

OPENING PLENARY
Rapport: Friend of Foe?
Thursday, May 25 8:45 AM – 9:45 AM
wilson_janie
Janie H. Wilson
Georgia Southern University
DISTINGUISHED LECTURER
The Invisible Gorilla: From the Classroom to the Real World and Back Again
Thursday, May 25 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
chabris_christopher
Christopher F. Chabris
Union College
CLOSING PLENARY
Helping Students Achieve: Promising Strategies From Cognitive and Education Sciences
Thursday, May 25 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
dunlosky_john
John T. Dunlosky
Kent State
WORKSHOP
Advising Strategies to Promote Occupational Success in Job-Seeking Psychology Majors
Wednesday, May 24 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
appleby_drew
Drew C. Appleby
Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis

CONCURRENT SESSIONS
What’s Trending? Social Media in the College Classroom, 2017
Thursday, May 25 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

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Bethany Fleck
Metropolitan State University of Denver
hussey_heather
Heather D. Hussey
Northcentral University

Following the Data: Improving Student Learning (and Your CV)
Thursday, May 25 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

hudson_danae
Danae L. Hudson
Missouri State University
whisenhunt_brooke
Brooke L. Whisenhunt
Missouri State University

Coordinating Course – and Departmental – Level Assessment
Thursday, May 25 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

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J. Noland White
Georgia College 

Jedi Mind Tricks for Teaching and Learning
Thursday, May 25 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

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William S. Altman
SUNY Broome Community College 

On Sages, Guides, and Experts: Models of Teaching and Learning Relationships in Psychology
Thursday, May 25 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

amsel_eric
Eric Amsel
Weber State University

Challenges and Strategies for Managing Work/Life Balance: Perspectives From
Different Stages of Career

Thursday, May 25 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

braitman_keli
Keli A. Braitman
William Jewell College
schwartz_beth
Beth M. Schwartz
Heidelberg University
mendoza_albee
Albee Mendoza
Wesley College

 


 

SOCIETY FOR THE TEACHING OF PSYCHOLOGY

Blood, Gore, and Video Games:
Effects of Violent Content on
Players

Saturday, May 27 9:00 AM – 10:00 AMbushman_brad
Brad J. Bushman
The Ohio State University
Bringing Psychological Science Into the Political Arena
Saturday, May 27 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
westen_drew
Drew I. Westen
Emory University
The Science of Engagement: What We Know and Don’t Know About When People Tune in
Saturday, May 27 10:00 AM – 11:00 AMwheatley_thalia
Thalia Wheatley
Dartmouth College