Mid-Atlantic Teachers of Psychology (MATOP) Conference

The 14th Annual MATOP conference will be held Oct. 19, 2012, in Largo, Md.

The Prince George’s Community College Department of Psychology (PGCC) and Argosy University are sponsoring the 14th Annual Mid-Atlantic Teachers of Psychology (MATOP) Conference on the teaching of psychology on Oct. 19, 2012, at PGCC outside of Washington, D.C. Dr. R. Eric Landrum, Boise State University, will deliver the keynote on “Future Directions in Psychology Education.”

Registration is $75 before Oct. 12. On-site registration is $90. Early registration (by Sept. 1, 2012) is $50. Registration for presenters is $30. Registration for graduate students is $25 for early registration, $30 before Oct. 12, and $45 on site. Please send proof of student status.

The mission of the MATOP conference is to bring together teachers of psychology from universities, two and four year colleges, and high schools who wish to enhance their teaching of psychology and expand their teaching skills through workshops, lectures, and participant idea exchanges on successful teaching strategies and techniques.

In addition, MATOP fosters the development of valuable teacher networks that further strengthen the continued support of good teaching and professional fellowship.