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PSYC 8920T Teaching Practicum: Welcome & Course Readings

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PSYC 8920T Course Readings

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AlJeraisy, M. N., Mohammad, H., Fayyoumi, A., & Alrashideh, W. (2015). Web 2.0 in education: The impact of discussion board on student performance and satisfaction. Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology, 14(2), 247–258.

Bailey, S., Barber, L. K., & Ferguson, A. J. (2015). Promoting perceived benefits of group projects: The role of instructor contributions and intragroup processes. Teaching of Psychology, 42(2), 179–183. doi:10.1177/0098628315573147

Bekiari, A., & Balla, K. (2017). Instructors and students relations: Argumentativeness, leadership and goal orientations. Open Journal of Social Sciences, 5(7), 128–143. doi:10.4236/jss.2017.57009

Borsari, B., Yurasek, A., Miller, M. B., Murphy, J. G., McDevitt-Murphy, M. E., Martens, M. P., ... Carey, K. B. (2017). Student service members/veterans on campus: Challenges for reintegration. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 87(2), 166–175. doi:10.1037/ort0000199

Boysen, G. A. (2015). Uses and misuses of student evaluations of teaching: The interpretation of differences in teaching evaluation means irrespective of statistical information. Teaching of Psychology, 42(2), 109–118. doi:10.1177/0098628315569922

Boysen, G. A., Jones, C., Kaltwasser, R., & Thompson, E. (2018). Keys to a successful job talk: Perceptions of psychology faculty. Teaching of Psychology, 45(3), 270–277. doi:10.1177/0098628318779277

Broadbent, J., & Poon, W. L. (2015). Self-regulated learning strategies & academic achievement in online higher education learning environments: A systematic review. The Internet and Higher Education, 27, 1–13. doi:10.1016/j.iheduc.2015.04.007

Bruno, A., & Dell’Aversana, G. (2018). Reflective practicum in higher education: the influence of the learning environment on the quality of learning. Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education, 43(3), 345–358. doi:10.1080/02602938.2017.1344823

Burke, A. S., & Fedorek, B. (2017). Does “flipping” promote engagement? A comparison of a traditional, online, and flipped class. Active Learning in Higher Education, 18(1), 11–24. doi:10.1177/1469787417693487

Busler, J., Kirk, C., Keeley, J., & Buskist, W. (2017). What constitutes poor teaching? A preliminary inquiry into the misbehaviors of not-so-good instructors. Teaching of Psychology, 44(4), 330–334. doi:10.1177/0098628317727907

Chew, S. L., Halonen, J. S., McCarthy, M. A., Gurung, R. A. R., Beers, M. J., McEntarffer, R., & Landrum, R. E. (2018). Practice what we teach: Improving teaching and learning in psychology. Teaching of Psychology, 45(3), 239–245. doi:10.1177/0098628318779264

Ching, Y.-H., Hsu, Y.-C., & Baldwin, S. (2018). Becoming an online teacher: An analysis of prospective online instructors’ reflections. Journal of Interactive Learning Research, 29(2), 145–168.

Chory, R. M., & Offstein, E. H. (2018). Too close for comfort? Faculty-student multiple relationships and their impact on student classroom conduct. Ethics and Behavior, 28(1), 23–44. doi:10.1080/10508422.2016.1206475

Cohen, A., & Baruth, O. (2017). Personality, learning, and satisfaction in fully online academic courses. Computers in Human Behavior, 72, 1–12. doi:10.1016/j.chb.2017.02.030

Collins, D. P., Rasco, D., & Benassi, V. A. (2018). Test-enhanced learning: Does deeper processing on quizzes benefit exam performance? Teaching of Psychology, 45(3), 235–238. doi:10.1177/0098628318779262

Cook-Sather, A., & Luz, A. (2015). Greater engagement in and responsibility for learning: What happens when students cross the threshold of student-faculty partnership. Higher Education Research and Development, 34(6), 1097–1109. doi:10.1080/07294360.2014.911263

Cox, B. E., Thompson, K., Anderson, A., Mintz, A., Locks, T., Morgan, L., ... Wolz, A. (2017). College experiences for students with autism spectrum disorder: Personal identity, public disclosure, and institutional support. Journal of College Student Development, 58(1), 71–87. doi:10.1353/csd.2017.0004

Diliberto-Macaluso, K., & Hughes, A. (2016). The use of mobile apps to enhance student learning in introduction to psychology. Teaching of Psychology, 43(1), 48–52. doi:10.1177/0098628315620880

Dolev, N., & Leshem, S. (2016). Teachers' emotional intelligence: The impact of training. International Journal of Emotional Education, 8(1), 75–94

Dunlap, J. C., & Lowenthal, P. R. (2018). Online educators’ recommendations for teaching online: Crowdsourcing in action. Open Praxis, 10(1), 79–89. doi:10.5944/openpraxis.10.1.721

Fernandez, C. E., & Yu, J. (2007). Peer review of teaching. Journal of Chiropractic Education, 21(2), 154–161. doi:10.7899/1042-5055-21.2.154

Fleck, B., Hussey, H. D., & Rutledge-Ellison, L. (2017). Linking class and community: An investigation of service learning. Teaching of Psychology, 44(3), 232–239. doi:10.1177/0098628317711317

Frazer, C., Sullivan, D. H., Weatherspoon, D., & Hussey, L. (2017). Faculty perceptions of online teaching effectiveness and indicators of quality. Nursing research and practice, 2017, 1–6. doi:10.1155/2017/9374189

Gingerich, K. J., Bugg, J. M., Doe, S. R., Rowland, C. A., Richards, T. L., Tompkins, S. A., & McDaniel, M. A. (2014). Active processing via write-to-learn assignments: Learning and retention benefits in introductory psychology. Teaching of Psychology, 41(4), 303–308. doi:10.1177/0098628314549701

Greenberg, K. P. (2015). Rubric use in formative assessment: A detailed behavioral rubric helps students improve their scientific writing skills. Teaching of Psychology, 42(3), 211–217. doi:10.1177/0098628315587618

Grühn, D., & Cheng, Y. (2014). A self-correcting approach to multiple-choice exams improves students’ learning. Teaching of Psychology, 41(4), 335–339. doi:10.1177/0098628314549706

Hammonds, F., Mariano, G. J., Ammons, G., & Chambers, S. (2017). Student evaluations of teaching: Improving teaching quality in higher education. Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education, 21(1), 26–33. doi:10.1080/13603108.2016.1227388

Handelsman, M. M. (2017). A teachable ethics scandal. Teaching of Psychology, 44(3), 278–284. doi:10.1177/0098628317712789

Harrison, T. R. (2007). My professor is so unfair: Student attitudes and experiences of conflict with faculty. Conflict Resolution Quarterly, 24(3), 349–368. doi:10.1002/crq.178

Hong, B. S. S. (2015). Qualitative analysis of the barriers college students with disabilities experience in higher education. Journal of College Student Development, 56(3), 209–226. doi:10.1353/csd.2015.0032

Hornstein, H. A. (2017). Student evaluations of teaching are an inadequate assessment tool for evaluating faculty performance. Cogent Education, 4(1), 1–8. doi:10.1080/2331186X.2017.1304016

Ishak, S., & Salter, N. P. (2017). Undergraduate psychological writing: A best practices guide and national survey. Teaching of Psychology, 44(1), 5–17. doi:10.1177/0098628316677491

Jeder, D. (2015). Implications of using humor in the classroom. Procedia—Social and Behavioral Sciences, 180(5), 828–833. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2015.02.218

Jiang , L., Tripp, T. M., & Hong, P. Y. (2017). College instruction is not so stress free after all: A qualitative and quantitative study of academic entitlement, uncivil behaviors, and instructor strain and burnout. Stress and Health, 33(5), 578–589. doi:10.1002/smi.2742

Keeley, J. W., Ismail, E., & Buskist, W. (2016). Excellent teachers’ perspectives on excellent teaching. Teaching of Psychology, 43(3), 175–179. doi:10.1177/0098628316649307

Khanna, M. M. (2015). Ungraded pop quizzes: Test-enhanced learning without all the anxiety. Teaching of Psychology, 42(2), 174–178. doi:10.1177/0098628315573144

Kirschner, P. A. (2017). Stop propagating the learning styles myth. Computers and Education, 106, 166–171. doi:10.1016/j.compedu.2016.12.006

Kite, M. E., Subedi, P. C., & Bryant-Lees, K. B. (2015). Students’ perceptions of the teaching evaluation process. Teaching of Psychology, 42(4), 307–314. doi:10.1177/0098628315603062

Kuo, Y.-C., Walker, A. E., Schroder, K. E. E., & Belland, B. R. (2014). Interaction, Internet self-efficacy, and self-regulated learning as predictors of student satisfaction in online education courses. The Internet and Higher Education, 20(1), 35–50. doi:10.1016/j.iheduc.2013.10.001

Lammers, W. J., Gillaspy, J. A., Jr., & Hancock, F. (2017). Predicting academic success with early, middle, and late semester assessment of student-instructor rapport. Teaching of Psychology, 44(2), 145–149. doi:10.1177/0098628317692618

Lloyd, E. P., Walker, R. J., Metz, M. A., & Diekman, A. B. (2018). Comparing review strategies in the classroom: Self-testing yields more favorable student outcomes relative to question generation. Teaching of Psychology, 45(2), 115–123. doi:10.1177/0098628318762871

McDonnell, G. P., & Dodd, M. D. (2017). Should students have the power to change course structure? Teaching of Psychology, 44(2), 91–99. doi:10.1177/0098628317692604

Mohr, K. A. J., & Mohr, E. S. (2017). Understanding generation Z students to promote a contemporary learning environment. Journal on Empowering Teaching Excellence, 1(1), 9. doi:10.15142/T3M05T

Nguyen, K., & McDaniel, M. A. (2015). Using quizzing to assist student learning in the classroom: The good, the bad, and the ugly. Teaching of psychology, 42(1), 87–92. doi:10.1177/0098628314562685

Pfund, R. A., Norcross, J. C., Hailstorks, R., Stamm, K. E., & Christidis, P. (2018). Introduction to psychology: Course purposes, learning outcomes, and assessment practices. Teaching of Psychology, 45(3), 213–219. doi:10.1177/0098628318779257

Pines, H. A., Larkin, J. E., & Murray, M. P. (2016). Dual outcomes of psychology assignments: Perceived learning and feelings of prideful accomplishment. Teaching of Psychology, 43(4), 323–328. doi:10.1177/0098628316662764

Post, J., Mastel-Smith, B., & Lake, P. (2017). Online teaching: How students perceive faculty caring. International Journal for Human Caring, 21(2), 54–58. doi:10.20467/ijhc.21.2

Reber, J. S., Downs, S. D., & Nelson, J. A. P. (2017). Effects of three pedagogies on learning outcomes in a psychology of gender lecture: A quasi-experimental study. Teaching of Psychology, 44(2), 134–144. doi:10.1177/0098628317692617

Richmond, A. S., Berglund, M. B., Epelbaum, V. B., & Klein, E. M. (2015). a + (b1) professor–student rapport + (b2) humor + (b3) student engagement = (Ŷ) student ratings of instructors. Teaching of Psychology, 42(2), 119–125. doi:10.1177/0098628315569924

Richmond, A. S., Boysen, G. A., Gurung, R. A. R., Tazeau, Y. N., Meyers, S. A., & Sciutto, M. J. (2014). Aspirational model teaching criteria for psychology. Teaching of Psychology, 41(4), 281–295. doi:10.1177/0098628314549699

Sandoval-Lucero, E., Maes, J. B., & Klingsmith, L. (2014). African American and Latina(o) community college students' social capital and student success. College Student Journal, 48(3), 522–533.

Savage, B. M., Lujan, H. L., Thipparthi, R. R., & DiCarlo, S. E. (2017). Humor, laughter, learning, and health! A brief review. Advances in physiology education, 41(3), 341–347. doi:10.1152/advan.00030.2017

Schönwetter, D. J., Sokal, L., Friesen, M., & Taylor, K. L. (2002). Teaching philosophies reconsidered: A conceptual model for the development and evaluation of teaching philosophy statements. International Journal for Academic Development, 7(1), 83–97. doi:10.1080/13601440210156501

Sniatecki, J. L., Perry, H. B., & Snell, L. H. (2015). Faculty attitudes and knowledge regarding college students with disabilities. Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability, 28(3), 259–275.

Stellmack, M. A., Sandidge, R. R., Sippl, A. L., & Miller, D. J. (2015). Incentivizing multiple revisions improves student writing without increasing instructor workload. Teaching of Psychology, 42(4), 293–298. doi:10.1177/0098628315603060

Tantleff-Dunn, S., Dunn, M. E., & Gokee, J. L. (2002). Understanding faculty-student conflict: Student perceptions of precipitating events and faculty responses. Teaching of Psychology, 29(3), 197–202. doi:10.1207/S15328023TOP2903_03

Willingham, D. T., Hughes, E. M., & Dobolyi, D. G. (2015). The scientific status of learning styles theories. Teaching of Psychology, 42(3), 266–271. doi:10.1177/0098628315589505

Wu, J., & Kraemer, P. (2017). Student success in introductory psychology: The value of teachers knowing more about their students. Teaching of Psychology, 44(4), 342–348. doi:10.1177/0098628317727910 

Zepke, N., & Leach, L. (2010). Improving student engagement: Ten proposals for action. Active learning in higher education, 11(3), 167–177. doi:10.1177/1469787410379680

Zivin, K., Eisenberg, D., Gollust, S. E., & Golberstein, E. (2009). Persistence of mental health problems and needs in a college student population. Journal of Affective Disorders, 117(3), 180–185. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2009.01.001

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