Educational Psychology (MyEducationLab Series)
Educational Psychology, 11/e, is still the most applied text on the market, this text is replete with examples, lesson segments, case studies, and practical ideas from experienced teachers. The text provides solid, up-to-date coverage of the foundational areas within educational psychology: learning, development, motivation, teaching, and assessment, combined with intelli...more
While I did learn a little, I didn't even know it was possible to fit so many words on one page. I read the first few chapters word for word, and by chapter 8, I gave up and just started using the study guide my professor gave.
If you must read this book for class, I hope that you are offered study hints like I was. If you are reading this ...more
First the positive points, and there are many:
1. Each chapter starts with a 'Teachers Casebook/What would you do?' which is a fictional scenario designed to get you thinking and ...more
Clear, organized, and well-written - due primarily to her emphasis on the either/or issue and her assertion for the need to analyze the advantages and disadvantages of the various perspectives that can be taken on any particular issue. I also really enjoy her cluster on motivation and believe that it will be especially helping in terms of helping me understand and develop the ...more
Un buen libro sobre la psicología educativa. Explica las diferentes teorías del aprendizaje que actualmente se utilizan. Da ejemplos de situaciones que se puedan presentar en el salón de clase o que le puedan estar ocurriendo a los estudiantes y posibles soluciones de como manejar las mismas.
Adicional a esto, cada capítulo tiene una sección llamada "Aprobar PRAXIS" la cual está dedicada a proveerle las herra ...more
My teacher told us to memorize everything in this textbook. Although she was kidding, I almost wish I could because there are so many concepts and ideas and helps that would ...more
Finally finished w/ the class! (A+) The professor wasn't very good, but the material was pretty helpful. A lot of redundancy w/ other classes I've already taken though.
Well designed and organized from the first chapter the last..... What I liked the most is chapter 2 Vygotsky's sociocultural perspective and chapter 3 Kohlberg's stages of moral development.