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Teaching Resources
Iowa Teachers of Psychology
2014
Conference
compiled by Linda L. Walsh (walsh@uni.edu)
University of Northern Iowa
Easy access to these links is available at:
http://www.uni.edu/walsh/teachresources.html
Teaching of Psychology Organizations
TOPSS (Teaching of Psychology in Secondary Schools)  http://www.apa.org/ed/topss/homepage.html
National Standards for the Teaching of High School Psychology  http://www.apa.org/ed/natlstandards.html

JOIN PT@CC - Psychology Teachers at Community Colleges  http://www.apa.org/ed/pt@cc_update.html

Society for the Teaching of Psychology
  Become a member of STP (Division 2) AND receive Teaching of Psychology
  Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology (OTRP)         
  OTRP Teaching Resources
   
OTRP Project Syllabus 
Society for the Teaching of Psychology E-books Site

Other Online Teaching Related Publications
National Teaching and Learning Forum

The Mentor: An Academic Advising Journal

Tomorrow's Professor
PSYCH-NEWS from Science Daily

Sue Frantz's Technology for Educators Blog
  Some highlights:
    Dropbox
    Spider Scribe Concept Mapping
    Socrative (Turn Student Phones into Clickers)
    Jeopardy Labs (Create Your Own Jeopardy Boards)
    You Can Book Me
    Video Dropper (Dowload Youtubes to Dropbox)
    JustBeamIt (Transferring Large Files)

Teaching of Psychology Listservs
PsychTeacher

               A moderated discussion list for high school and college/university teachers of
               psychology designed to be focused list rather than a freewheeling discussion list
               on any topic.
TIPS (Teaching In the Psychological Sciences)

               The focus of TIPS is on the exchange of information regarding teaching in general
               and the teaching of psychology in particular.

TOPSS listserv
Interested in receiving periodic news and updates on TOPSS activities and programs via e-mail?  Subscribe to the TOPSS listserv by sending your request to avalero@apa.org.
Teaching of Psychology Conferences
Iowa Teachers of Psychology (ITOP) (November)

National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (NITOP) (early Jan. in Florida)

Midwest Institute for Students & Teachers of Psychology (MISTOP) (late Feb/early March in Chicago area)

Other Resources (*indicates new addition this fall)

Teaching High School Psychology Blog
*AP Psych Resources from the College Board

AP Psych Terminology Review Quizlet

*Secondary Psychology Teaching Resources from the U.K.

Classic Articles in Psychology
*Encyclopedia of Psychology Teaching Resources
*Merlot Psychology Portal
Russ Dewey's Psych Web

*U.K.Psychlotron Resources
*International Teaching of Psychology Network

Russ Dewey’s Online Psych Text and Study Guidance
Michael Britt's The Psych Files Resources for Teachers and Students

Michael Britt's Psych Test Prep Audio Study Aids
John Krantz's Psychology Tutorials and Demonstrations

Demonstrations and Tutorials from Athabasca University

Psych Sim Demos
*Psychology "Teaching Take-Out" from UMemphis
Psychology Teaching Resources from Missouri State
*A Beginner's Guide to Teaching Abnormal Psychology
*Activities for Abnormal Psychology
*Exercises for Abnormal Psychology
*Jeff Nevid's Presentation on DSM5
*Interactive Teaching Activities for Biological Psych
*Laura Freburg's Presentation on Teaching Biopsych
*Online Brain Anatomy Activity    #2    #3    #4   #5   #6
Teaching Clinical Psychology - Resources
*Community Psychology Teaching Resources
Developmental Psychology Teaching Resources
*Teaching Health Psychology
*History of Psychology Teaching Resources
*An Instructor's Guide to Introducing I/O Psychology
SIOP’s Instructor’s Guide for Introducing I/O Psychology
*Intro to Psych Teaching Resources
Personality Pedagogy
Personality Pedagogy Wiki*Research Methods/Statistics Teaching Resources
*Positive Psychology (UPenn)
*Positive Psychology Teaching Resources
High School 7 Day Teaching Unit on Positive Psychology
Jon Mueller's Resources for the Teaching of Social Psychology   Social Psychology Network 
*Social Psych Teaching Resources
*Social Psych " Action Teaching" LinksStanford Prison Experiment Online Slideshow
Understanding Prejudice.org: Exercises and Demonstrations
*Sustainability Psychology Teaching Resources

OTRP’s Development of Sexual Orientation Teaching Resource

OTRP’s How to Give Psychology Away and Become a Local Media Hero

Psychology in Popular Films Resource
Neuroscience for Kids

Genes to Cognitions Resources
The HOPES Brain Tutorial

Recording Neuron Activity Simulation
Mnemonics for Learning the Parts of the Brain Video

Click the Colour (a Stroop Test like task)

Dual Task (Split Attention) Demos
 
72 Visual Illusions and Optical Phenomena
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust: Backmasking Hidden Message
More Reverse Speech/Music Examples
Kathy Morgan's Assignments for Brain, Mind and Behavior
ePsych Online Activities
 
PsychExps Experiments
Serendip's "Playground" of Interactive Exercises

Powerpoint Activity Resources
      Game Templates

National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science (search Psychology to see about 35 related case studies)

Correlation or Causation Assignments
Classroom Links for Interactive Psychology (activity-related links for all areas of psychology)
*Parts of the Eye
*Emotion Perception and Field of Vision Activity (inSept'98 PTN)
*Measuring Personal Space Activity (in Winter'02 PTN)
*Using Internet Scavenger Hunts to Teach About Women in Psychology (in PTN)

*Teaching Concepts of Sustainability in Intro to Psych (in PTN)

*A Social Dilemma Activity(in may,'97 PTN)
*Learned Helplessness Demo (in PTN)
Signal Detection Activity (in Dec '97 PTN)
Memory Games from the Exploratorium    The Memory Exhibition
Tower of Hanoi
Wonderful Surveys and Interactives from BBC     Recognizing Fake Smiles     Perception Challenge
Sensation/Perception Jeopardy                  Learning/Memory Jeopardy   Condition Pavlov's Dog
      
A PowerPoint "Toolbox" of Educational Games

In-Class Clinical Psychology Exercises

Disorder-Treatment Matrix Homework


Mouse Party - Substances of Abuse Animation
Perfectionism Test  Hardiness Test    Big 5 Test
   Type A/B Test
Seligman's Authentic Happiness Website
A dozen Health Psych related online assessments
Life Expectancy Calculator   The Longevity Game
Father Guido Sarducci - 5 Minute University Video

Rat Basketball
Musical Adaptation of Milgram Soundtrack
Radio Segments from NPR for your students to listen to:
Science vs Pseudoscience
Treating Depression in Adolescents  Cognitive Behavior Therapy: Thinking Positive     Mental Illness in Children - Parts 1-4

Cognitive Behavior Therapy's Controversial Founder        Remembering David Reimer         Testosterone Show
H.M.'s Brain and the History of Memory Research
Language Gene
How the Brain Makes New Memories                                                                 Restless Legs Syndrome
The Polygraph: Foolproof Test for catching Liars Still Elusive
How Evolution Gave Us the Human Edge
MRI Lie Detection
Americans Flunk Self-Assessment
Alex the Parrot Passes Away
 Toddlers Outsmart Chimps in Some Tasks, Not All
 Living With OCD
The Placebo Effect
A Look at an Autistic Savant's Brilliant Mind

Stereotypes

On This Day in the History of Psychology
Teaching Methods/Subject Area Resources Links

Amy Sweetman's Introductory Psychology Resources

Independent/Dependent Variable Homework Assignment       Another Methods Homework  
How to Get Straight A's in College
There are many text companion and publishers' sites; these are just some that I found useful:
PsychSite - Allyn-Bacon Instructor's Resources
   
Bernstein's Psychology NetLabs
Blair-Broeker & Ernst: Thinking About Psychology Companion Site
Lefton Learning Community Activities
Lefton Learning Community Online Handbook on Teaching Psychology
Plotnik: Introduction to Psychology Companion Website

Wadworth’s Atkinson & Hilard Text Site
Myer’s in Modules Website

Westen: Psychology, 3 e - Instructor Companion Site

Comer, Abnormal Psychology 5e - Detailed abnormal case studies
Durand & Barlow Essentials of Abnormal Psychology Companion Site
Maisto et al.: Drug Use & Abuse Companion Site (with some streaming video segments)
Klein - Biological Psychology Companion Site (faculty resources include all book images)
Introductory Psychology Image Bank
Developmental Psychology Image Bank
Abnormal Psychology Image Gallery

Online Videos
If you find segments useful in the teaching of psychology please email me (walsh@uni.edu) the link.
Zimbardo's Discovering Psychology Videos On-Demand           Companion Website

The Brain Videos On Demand

The Mind Videos On Demand

Online Video Archive of Scientific American Frontiers
Online Access to Anneberg Videos (Discovering Psychology, The Brain, The Mind , The World of Abnormal Psychology,  Seasons of Life to mention just a few in their catalog)

PBS Secret Life of the Brain Supplemental Website
The Human Spark Series With Alan Alda
NOVA Website on Mirror Neurons
FRONTLINE Videos

Inside the Teenage Brain

Psychology Guest Lecture Videoclips from Cengage (78 clips)
The Psychology Channel (a growing collection of prescreened clips)
Online Videos from the Claremont School of Behavioral & Organizational Sciences
*University of Memphis's Psych "Teaching Take-Out", including topical index to psych-related Youtube videos
Brain Plasticity After Hemispherectomy
Gazzaniga and Split Brain Patient Joe
If you go to the "Other Videos" posted by the poster of the next segment (LupineLooPine), you will find ~500 educational segments from Discovering Psychology, The Secret Life of the Brain, The Baby Human, Human Sexes, The Human Body, BBC's Human Instinct, DNA, National Geopgraphic's The Incredible Human, and other educational series.

17 seconds of Rusty the Narcoleptic Dog
Sleep Apnea Public Service Announcement
NIH Sleep /Biorhythm Activities
Expressive Aphasia Case 1
Expressive Aphasia Case 2
If I Only Had a Brain
Pinky and the Brain Brain Anatomy Song
*Suprachiasmatic Nucleus Song
Oingo Boingo Singing Gray Matter
They Might Be Giants Singing Dinner Bell (Salivating Dogs)
PBS- Cases from Ramachandran's Notebook
Listen to Ramachandran lecture "Phantoms in the Brain"
Listen to Ramachandran lecture "Synapses and the Self
 
Listen to Ramachandran lecture "Neuroscience-The New Philosophy"
Listen to Ramachandran lecture on synesthesia "Purple Numbers and Sharp Cheese"
Listen to Ramachandran lecture "The Artful Brain

Albert Bandura Talk  About  Use of Social Learning to Remedy World Problems
Open-Mindedness/Critical Thinking

Change-Blindness Video Examples
NIH Sound and Hearing Demonstrations
NIH Genetics Activities
 NIH Neurobiology and Addiction Activities
Student-Made Video How to Train a Blond (prinicples of learning)
Silent Films of Freud
Trial and Error Learning in Cat
John Watson and Little Albert
Skinner
Operant Conditioning of Pigeon
Clive Wearing Update - Anterograde Amnesia
Stress Video Example
Statistics Rap
Early ECT Clip
ECT example from the Brain Series
Gerald, a Schizophrenic from the Brain Series
Mania example from the Brain series
Example Of Cognitive-Behavioral (Rational Emotive) Therapy
Example of Behavior Therapy
Example of Person-Centered Therapy
The Asch Experiment Re-creation
Milgram Re-creation
Bystander Effect
Smoke Filled Room Study
Seligman's TED Talk on Why Psychology is Good
From the British Psychological Society:
Psychology Careers- Neuropsychology
  Psychology Careers - Educational & School Psych
Psychology Careers - Couseling
Psychology Careers - Sport Psychology (plus about 5 other videos on sport and coaching psych)

Links to Private Iowa Colleges and Universities
Links to Iowa Community Colleges

ISU-Psychology      University of Iowa       UNI Dept. of Psychology