Educational Psychology

Division 15: Educational Psychology provides a collegial environment for psychologists with interest in research, teaching or practice in educational settings at all levels to present and publish papers about their work. Division members' work is concerned with theory, methodology and applications to a broad spectrum of teaching, training and learning issues. Members receive the Newsletter for Educational Psychologists three times per year and the quarterly journal Educational Psychologist.



Theresa  A. Thorkildsen, PhD, University of Illinois, Chicago 
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Helenrose Fives, PhD, Montclair, N.J.



Educational Psychologist (quarterly)
Editor: Clark A. Chinn, PhD, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, N.J.


Newsletter for Educational Psychologists (three issues per year)
Co-Editors: Amber Boggess, PhD, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla. and Kelly Rodgers, PhD, University of Texas, San Antonio

Division-Sponsored Publications
  1. Handbook of Educational Psychology

  2. Educational Psychology Series

  3. Classroom Insights From Educational Psychology series

  4. Division 15 Weekly Newsletter

  5. Division 15 Psychology Today blog

Division Meetings

Contact Information

APA Division Services
750 First St, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Telephone: (202) 336-6013