Virginia Wise Berninger
Current issues in professional psychology practice and research. Prerequisite: graduate standing in school psychology. Offered: A.
Students learn about the history of the field of school psychology and about current practices in the field.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
A seminar format is used in which students discuss required readings. The instructor also lectures to supplement the readings.
Any graduate student admitted to the school psychology program should have the necessary preparation.
Class assignments and grading
Students read assigned material, complete problem-solving cases in class, write a take-home exam, and shadow practicing school psychologists in local schools.
Participation in class and completion of written assignments.