Assessment | Biopsychology | Comparative | Cognitive | Developmental | Language | Individual differences | Personality | Philosophy | Social |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |

Educational Psychology: Assessment · Issues · Theory & research · Techniques · Techniques X subject · Special Ed. · Pastoral


Educational Research
Human brain NIH.jpg
Disciplines
Educational assessment
Educational counseling
Educational evaluation
Educational organization
Educational psychology
Educational technology
History of education
International education
Philosophy of education
Special education
Teacher education
Curricular Domains
Arts education
Business education
Early childhood education
Language education
Literacy education
Mathematics education
Science education
Social science education
Technology education
Methods
Case study
Conversation analysis
Discourse analysis
Factor analysis
Factorial experiment
Focus group
Meta-analysis
Multivariate statistics
Participant observation

Education theory is the theory or the philosophy of the purpose, application and interpretation of education and learning. Its history begins with classical Greek educationalists and rhetoric and includes, since the 18th century, pedagogy and andragogy. In the 20th century, "theory" has become an umbrella term for a variety of scholarly approaches to teaching, assessment and education law, most of which are informed by various strands of educational philosophy.

Examples[edit | edit source]

Educational theorists[edit | edit source]


Further information: Category:Educational theorists

See also[edit | edit source]


This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors).
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.