educational psychology

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ed·u·ca·tion·al psy·chol·o·gy

the application of psychology to education, especially to problems of teaching and learning.

educational psychology

[ej′əkā′shənəl]
Etymology: L, educatus, to rear; Gk, psyche, mind, logos, science
the application of psychological principles, techniques, and tests to educational problems, such as the determination of more effective instructional methods, the assessment of student advancement, and the selection of students for specialized programs. See also applied psychology.
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Campbell & Ewing, 1990; Fischer, Rolf Hasazi, & Cummings, 1984), only a few early childhood studies have focused on parents' concerns about their children's behavior problems in general settings, such as in homes, kindergatens, and public places (Hinshaw et al.
Using data from the Children of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, we find that maternal substance use is linked causally to children's behavior problems.
Data on 179 children aged 12-17 years found that parental factors were strongly associated with children's behavior problems and the likelihood of treatment.
Some researchers have questioned the association between corporal punishment and children's behavior problems.
Children's behavior problems can pose tremendous challenges to families, schools, and society.
Eamon used a mother-child data set from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth to investigate the effects of long-term poverty, recent poverty, and moving in and out of poverty on children's behavior problems.
2) Do different measures of poverty, such as persistent or recent, differentially affect children's behavior problems or the parenting practices that relate economic hardship to children's socioemotional adjustment?
Given the fact that selected outcome measures were mainly self-report measures, Pearson's r correlations were also calculated for the total sample to determine mother-father agreement regarding children's behavior problems.
While many products focus on managing children's behavior problems, GROWING SOUND is a proactive, strength-based approach to helping children discover the goodness in their lives and within themselves.
PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION OF AN EARLY MENTAL HEALTH INTERVENTION FOR HEAD START PROGRAMS: Effects of Child Teacher Relationship Training on Children's Behavior Problems.
Likewise, their measure of "caregiver psychological symptoms," which were associated with children's behavior problems, may not have captured all of the relevant differences between women who use meth when they're pregnant and women who don't.
Handbook of parent training: Parents as co-therapists for children's behavior problems (pp.

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