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Educational Psychology Define and differentiate important terms in educational psychology. Developed by W. Huitt (1999)
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Education: 1) developing the capacities and potential of the individual so as to prepare that individual to be successful in a specific society or culture. From this perspective, education is serving primarily an individual development function.
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Education: 2) the process by which society transmits to new members the values, beliefs, knowledge, and symbolic expressions to make communication possible within society. In this sense, education is serving a social and cultural function.
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Schooling: Teaching and learning that takes place in formal environments Define & differentiate the following terms:
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Psychology: the scientific study of mind and behavior (or behavior and mental processes), especially as it relates to individual human beings Define & differentiate the following terms:
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This note was uploaded on 01/12/2011 for the course PSY 210 taught by Professor Williams during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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