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After 10+ years of engaging undergraduates to critically think about topics in developmental and cognitive psychology, I have become increasingly more interested in extending discussion beyond the classroom.

Location: OR, USA

Groups: Education Alternatives

Hobbies: reading, writing, wine tasting, outdoors

Diaries published: 4 (908 days since last diary on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 09:48 AM PST)

Comments posted: 88 (902 days since last comment on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 12:25 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 91

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Labeling in the Name of Progress, 140 comments, 38 recommends

People Following ericak: 12

ericak's Most Recent Diaries:

While watching debates, thinking about arguments for and against, and all that comes with pre-election media inundation in a presidential election year, I couldn’t help but think about “ the ...
by ericak
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 09:48 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Teaching perspective taking to school aged children Honestly, one of the things in life I’ve always hated most is being misunderstood. Though it is possible that a silver lining can emerge from a ...
by ericak
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Jul 21, 2012 at 02:11 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Labels on the Brain, Part 2: The Learning Styles Conundrum I’m going to come right out and state my position: Curricular plans based on “Learning Styles” are nothing more than socially ...
by ericak
Comment Count 140 comments on Sun Mar 18, 2012 at 05:25 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Or, alternatively, “This is your brain, on labels” We love labels: they make things easy. We love labels for what they do well -- they make things easy for us. Labels are a product of the way ...
by ericak
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2012 at 02:18 PM PST with 32 Recommends

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