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Anthropology-Psychology interface

Anthropology for Beginners

It approaches the comparative study of human experience, behavior, facts, and artifacts from a dual sociocultural and psychological most often psychodynamic perspective. Implicit is a view of consciousness as an aspect of human autopoiesis.

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How I teach synaptic transmission for A level Psychology

A Psychology Teacher Writes

One of the more challenging topics to teach in Psychology is biopsychology. Students often arrive at A level psychology with not only a wide range of prior knowledge but also a massive variety in expectations about what they’re going to learn. For some, the biological aspects are something of a shock!

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As a Principal, I Thought I Promoted Psychological Safety. Then a Colleague Spoke Up.

ED Surge

This colleague, who I manage, shared that during a recent meeting I had facilitated, my tone made them feel psychologically unsafe. I made someone feel psychologically unsafe? Their words, and the description of their experience in the meeting left me stunned, confused and disappointed in myself. I kept thinking, “Me? I wish I had.

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Another puzzle piece to help you revise the Abnormal Psychology option

Psychology Sorted

And here is another Psychology Sorted review sheet. This Abnormal Psychology review sheet on major depressive disorder will help you to match the studies and arguments to the questions, in time for your May 2024 revision. I’ve started completing it just to give… Continue reading →

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Is Your Classroom a Psychologically Safe Space?

Catlin Tucker

” As I listened to this episode, I was thinking about the concept of psychological safety through my educator lens. This is where the concept of psychological safety–what it is, what it looks like, and how to create it–fascinates me. What is psychological safety? What characterizes a psychologically safe space?

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Embedding a culture of retrieval in Psychology

A Psychology Teacher Writes

In Psychology (for our specification at least) students typically study material for paper 1 in year 12 and then paper 2 content in year 13. Then I mapped out year 1 topics from the specification (Edexcel Psychology in this case) across the weeks, to have covered all the major areas in the time available.

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Available to cover short-term psychology teacher absence

Psychology Sorted

I am offering short-term online cover teaching for DP psychology. My dream job could be your dream solution. Contact me through the blog or FB.… … Continue reading →