Psychology Website of the Week — TED Ed Lessons Worth Sharing

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PSYCHOLOGY VIDEOS OF THE WEEK TITLE TED Ed Lessons Worth Sharing URL       http://ed.ted.com/search?utf8=%E2%9C%93&qs=psychology#tededlessons (Tiny Url)  http://tinyurl.com/zjprsnh   DESCRIPTION “TED-Ed Original lessons feature the words and ideas of educators brought to life by professional animators.” We all know about TED talks, but did you know that some professors have developed lessons around these presentations.  The… Read more »

Psychology Update — 3 SPECIAL ARTICLES ABOUT ANIMAL BEHAVIOR

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3 SPECIAL ARTICLES ABOUT ANIMAL BEHAVIOR ARTICLE #1 TITLE A Dog’s View of Optical Illusions Researchers are using visual tricks to try to better understand canine perception.   DESCRIPTION This is a fascinating article for many reasons.   Aside from the researchers curiosity, the idea of studying dogs and optical illusions give us more information… Read more »

Psychology Website of the Week — POCKET

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PSYCHOLOGY WEBSITE OF THE WEEK Pocket: save articles, videos, and more to view later https://getpocket.com (Also available as an app for both iPhone/iPad/Android devices) DESCRIPTION Save articles, videos and other web content for later in a beautiful and optimized easy-to-view experience for your phone and tablet — even offline. Pocket is your perfect mobile companion… Read more »

Psychology Song List of The Week — OTRP Online Songs For Teaching

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PSYCHOLOGY SONG LIST OF THE WEEK https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1SBf7y_MN-u4t36QoGmpYy9utXyeatsl7AZsqkg6Z7Aw/edit#gid=0   Tiny URL:  https://tinyurl.com/2p86ab88   HOW TO USE THIS LIST ToPIX is a product of the Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology, part of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology. If you have to make a presentation have you ever wanted to pep it up and make it… Read more »

Welcome to  Wiley Introductory Psychology Weekly Updates

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WELCOME STATEMENT Welcome to  Wiley Introductory Psychology Weekly Updates Every Monday through June you will find wonderful resources to enhance your learning, teaching and to engage  in discussions.   With each “published” edition, you will discover two or three interesting provocative articles to use as “triggers” to discuss important issues that relate to your learning… Read more »

Psychology Update — The superpowers of the psychology major

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TITLE The superpowers of the psychology major Some thoughts on the unique strengths of a psychology major   DESCRIPTION Thinking about majoring in the field of psychology but feel that you might have been deterred by others or by “negative stereotypes” related to majoring in the field.  Dr. Stephen L. Chew provides a wonderful and… Read more »

Psychology Update — Marsha Linehan Interview on YouTube

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PSYCHOLOGY UPDATE — YouTube Video of the Week NAME MARSHA LINEHAN INTERVIEW DIALECTICAL BEHAVIOR THERAPY BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER SOURCE:  YouTube:        https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fR7Oi0cyoVo     DESCRIPTION This is an excellent interview with Dr. Marsha Linehan.  She describes her own struggles with Borderline Personality Disorder and the development of Dialectical Behavior Therapy. This is an… Read more »

Psychology Update — See the Most Mind-Bending Optical Illusions of 2020

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TITLE See the Most Mind-Bending Optical Illusions of 2020 DESCRIPTION This is really an amazing article that discusses optical illusions and can be useful when reading the introductory chapters and also the chapters on Sensation & Perception. “Optical illusions are the result of the human brain’s tendency to take shortcuts when trying to understand what… Read more »

Psychology Update App of the Week — Intro to Psychology Mastery 

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PSYCHOLOGY UPDATE:    PSYCHOLOGY APP OF THE WEEK NAME Intro to Psychology Mastery      CLICK ON THE PLATFORM LINK iOS:  (free — Offers in-app purchases) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/intro-to-psychology-mastery/id1004708446?mt=8       DESCRIPTION iTunes Store Intro to Psychology Mastery will give you an introduction to the essential topics learned in a college-level psychology 101 course. With over… Read more »

Psychology Website of the Week and Student Resources — Psychology Student Network

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Psychology Resources and Website of the Week PSYCHOLOGY STUDENT NETWORK (A publication of the American Psychological Association  Education Directorate) SOURCE: For the latest January 2021 Issue https://www.apa.org/ed/precollege/psn To Browse All Issues https://www.apa.org/ed/precollege/psn/issues RESOURCES (Each of the blue titles and references are active links) January 2021 |Vol. 9, No. 1   FEATURED ARTICLES Psychology helps us… Read more »