Written by the author of highly effective psychology texts that are relied upon by thousands of teachers and students, John Santrock's Educational Psychology excels in showing future teachers how to put theory into practice. The text reflects the voices of today's teachers and students, and includes numerous case studies to help pre-service teachers understand how to apply educational psychology. It covers the latest research and offers fully integrated technology and supplement programs to support student learning. A new panel of thirteen expert education consultants participated in the text's development, ensuring the most comprehensive, up-to-date coverage.
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Meet the Author
John W. Santrock received his Ph.D. from the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. He taught at the University of Charleston and the University of Georgia before joining the faculty at theUniversity of Texas at Dallas. He has worked as a school psychologist and currently teaches educational psychology every year at the undergraduate level. In 2006, John recieved the University of Texas at Dallas Excellence in teaching award. His research has included publications in the Journal of Educational Psychology that focus on the contextual aspects of affectively-toned cognition and children's self-regulatory behavior as well as teachers' perceptions of children from divorced families. He has been a member of the editorial boards of Developmental Psychology and Child Development. His publications include these exceptional McGraw-Hill texts: Child Development, 10th Ed; Life-Span Development, 9th Edition; Adolescence, 9th Edition; Psychology, 7th Edition; and Educational Psychology, 3rd Edition.