The Education Directorate advances the science and practice of psychology for the benefit of the public through educational institutions, programs, and initiatives. It advances education and training in psychology and the application of psychology to education and training. Our goals are to enhance the quality of teaching and learning outcomes, meet the demands of a multicultural society through education and training, and increase financial and policy support for education and training.
Programs and Services
APA Internship Stimulus Package
To increase the number of APA-accredited internship programs and positions, APA awarded 32 programs with seed money to help them gain APA accreditation.
Support for the White House Joining Forces initiative
APA, psychology education and training programs join the effort to give service members and their families deserved opportunities and support.
Principles for Quality Undergraduate Education in Psychology
Recommendations for quality teaching and learning in psychology.
Fund Your Conference
BEA Grants for Precollege & Undergraduate Teaching Conferences.
The Center for Workforce Studies surveys faculty salaries in graduate departments of psychology.
Clinician's Corner is a CE program series of mini-workshops that feature leader ok key areas of professional practice. All workshops include CE credits and will be held at the APA building in Washington, D.C.