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The Division of Educational Psychology and Methodology is part of the Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology within the School of Education. The Division has had a long history of preparing excellent scholars, teachers, and researchers to advance human learning and development in a variety of settings, with approaches accommodated to the range of human diversity.

Three graduate programs are offered within the Division of Educational Psychology and Methodology

Educational Psychology & Methodology News

  • Yan and Colleagues Investigate Views on School Mobile Phone Use for K-12 Students

    Albany, NY (December 1, 2016) - Is the mobile phone a learning tool or a distraction for K-12 students? A new study from UAlbany’s School of Education reveals a complex answer regarding mobile phone school policies in China. Conducted by an international team of researchers at Shenzhen University and South China Normal University, and led by Zheng Yan, Educational Psychology and Methodology, the study offers a rare glimpse into China’s schools and the attitudes of Chinese teachers, parents and students toward school mobile phone policies, and provides insights for schools internationally.
  • School of Education Scholarships: Application Deadline is February 8, 2017

    Albany, NY (December 13, 2017) - The School of Education offers a number of scholarships, made possible by generous alumni and friends, to provide financial support for students. Forms are available online.
  • UAlbany's School of Education Recognized in Top Ten for Online Graduate Education

    Albany, NY (January 10, 2017) - The University at Albany School of Education hosts online graduate education programs rated in the top 10 in the nation, according to the most recent ranking by U.S. News & World Report. The School of Education, which has been providing high-quality online education for nearly 20 years, is the top-ranked online graduate education program in New York State and throughout the Northeast, and ranked 6th nationally.

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U.S. News & World Report’s survey of the nation’s best graduate schools of education ranks UAlbany as number one among public institutions in New York State.

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Division of Educational Psychology & Methodology

Education 233
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

(518) 442-5055

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