The Educator: Newsletter of the Education DirectorateRebecca A. Clay Cynthia D. Belar
The major focus of this issue is on our recent Education Leadership Conference. Health is a major concern for our society, and every area of psychology has something to contribute — hence, the breadth of health psychology
APA has advanced initiatives such as mental and behavioral health promotion, wellness and prevention, integrated care, plus psychology-specific programs in workforce development and training
In late September 2009, SAMHSA announced that $6.3 million in grants has been made available to institutions of higher education for suicide prevention
There is a Site Visitor workshop coming up on May 1 at the Midwestern Psychological Association Conference
News on the Coalition for Psychology in Schools and Education's Core Psychology for Teachers Project and the Presidential Task Force on the Future of Psychological Science as a STEM Discipline
New resources for psychology teachers, an upcoming workshop for high school teachers and followup on the APA National Conference on Undergraduate Education in Psychology
The APA Office of Continuing Education in Psychology is pleased to present programs developed from outstanding APA publications to cover a broad array of topics of interest
Statistics about psychology education.
Learn about Rosemary E. Phelps, PhD, and Michael Cole, PhD
The APA Board of Educational Affairs awards financial support to organizations or groups of psychologists planning conferences and workshops intended to enhance the quality of graduate and professional education and training
The APA TOPSS Committee congratulates Trudy Loop of The Altamont School in Birmingham, AL, and Jeff Norby of West De Pere High School in De Pere, WI.
Learn about upcoming events of interest to continuing education sponsors
The Board of Educational Affairs is awarding grants to support conferences on enhancing the quality of undergraduate education in psychology and advancing the teaching of psychology at the secondary, 2-year or 4-year level
This program provides access to the APA’s many teaching and advising publications as well as subscriptions to APA magazines and newsletters for departments at a price of $300 per year
The purpose of this award is to provide an opportunity for TOPSS to recognize outstanding teachers in psychology