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Department of Educational Psychology
The Department of Educational Psychology, through academic programs and associated research centers and clinics, strives to enrich the community and extend its impact to the state and nation. Outstanding faculty mentor students to carry out high-quality research and training in areas including exceptionalities, learning and development, school psychology and quantitative methods.
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Jan
23
2020
School Psychology Students and Faculty Win Poster Award
Graduate students from the School Psychology Program in the School of Education’s Department of Educational Psychology garnered awards at the annual Texas Association of School Psychologists (TASP) conference late last year. Professionals from across the state gathered to enhance their knowledge in this dynamic profession and engage in professional growth. Leaders in school psychology from across the nation presented research on a variety of topics over the course of three days.

Baylor students Ally Yturralde and Felicity Frost, who are both pursuing the Education Specialist degree in School Psychology, were awarded “Best Poster Presentation” at the conference, along with Baylor School of Education senior lecturer Dr. Tamara Hodges. Their poster presentation, titled “Promoting Post-Secondary Education for At-Risk Students,” presented an overview of a pilot study that showed the effects of a college preparation program for low-socioeconomic status high school juniors and seniors at risk of not attending post-secondary education and who may have a disability.
Dec
17
2019
SOE Sport Management Student Headed for Final Four
Sport Management master's student Shelly Stafford will miss her own Baylor graduation ceremony this December. Stafford and the Baylor volleyball team — the No.-1 seed in the NCAA tournament — are headed to Pittsburgh for the Final Four this week.

An All-American, Stafford has also raked in academic honors — she’s the Big 12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year for the second year running and Academic All-Big 12 First Team for the third year. Stafford said she chose the Sport Management master’s program because of her desire to have a long-term career in sports.
Dec
12
2019
Special Centennial Issue of “Impact” is now Online
The Fall 2019 issue of Baylor Impact — a special Centennial issue — is now available online. Check it out to explore the history of the Baylor School of Education, learn about plans for the future, and meet the recipients of our Centennial Awards!

In this issue, you’ll learn how Baylor’s earliest leaders were committed to not only higher education but also K-12 education in Texas — decades before the School of Education was established in 1919. You’ll meet some interesting characters, including a donkey-riding dean, and gain a historical perspective with the at-a-glance timeline.