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Eductional Psychology, CourseSmart eTextbook, 12th Edition

By Anita Woolfolk

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 8, 2012

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The 12th Edition of Educational Psychology maintains the lucid, jargon-free writing style for which the author is renowned, combined with a clear emphasis on educational psychology's practical relevance for teachers and students in classrooms. Written to look at teaching from the student’s perspective and how students learn and retain information, the new edition continues to emphasize the educational implications and applications of research on child development, cognitive science, learning, motivation, teaching, assessment.  It adds expanded coverage of the brain and neuroscience, the impact of technology, student diversity, as well as a new chapter devoted to Language Development, Language Diversity, and Immigrant Education (Ch 5).  Still the most applied on the market, this text is replete with examples, lesson segments, case studies, and practical ideas from experienced teachers. 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1:        Learning, Teaching, and Educational Psychology


PART 1:           STUDENTS


Chapter 2:        Cognitive Development


Chapter 3:        The Self, Social, and Moral Development


Chapter 4:        Learner Differences and Learning Needs


Chapter 5:        Language Development, Language Diversity, and Immigrant Education NEW CHAPTER


Chapter 6:        Culture and Diversity




Chapter 7:        Behavioral Views of Learning


Chapter 8:        Cognitive Views of Learning


Chapter 9:        Complex Cognitive Processes


Chapter 10:      The Learning Sciences and Constructivism


Chapter 11:      Social Cognitive Views of Learning and Motivation


Chapter 12:      Motivation in Learning, and Teaching




Chapter 13:      Creating Learning Environments


Chapter 14:       Teaching Every Student


Chapter 15:      Classroom Assessment, Grading, and Standardized Testing


Licensure Appendix


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Eductional Psychology, CourseSmart eTextbook, 12th Edition
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$86.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-285425-2