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Derek Schorsch Aims to Help Students Make Reasoned...

Derek Schorsch, professor of psychology, receives Action Research Poster Competition award from Susan Ledlow, vice president of academic affairs, during Academic Assembly. By Joy S. Jones “Many students come into my classroom thinking that Freud is psychology, that Dr. Phil is well-respected within the field, that books like “The Secret” and “Men Are From Mars, […]

Action Research Poster Winner Announced at Academic Assembly

The 2014 Action Research Project (ARP) poster competition, sponsored by the Teaching/Learning Academy (TLA), recognizes the work of Valencia’s faculty members who have engaged in action research in their classrooms. Action research is a means of professional growth that attempts to provide insight into how students learn. Through this process, teachers, counselors and librarians are […]