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EDU 311/PSY 311 Educational Psychology: Getting Started

Research Paper Guidelines

This major paper synthesizes 6 or more current empirical research articles (no meta-analyses or reviews of literature) published in peer-reviewed journals within the last decade to answer a research question related to educational psychology. 

The paper should integrate course concepts, principles, and theories with the 6 research articles.  The research articles should all focus on children or adolescents in grades 1 – 12 (no preschoolers, college students, or adults).  APA style is required.  A template and rubric for this paper are provided on Blackboard.  Do not exceed three referenced short quotations in this paper.

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