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educational psychology

educational psychology

noun

Definition of EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

:  psychology concerned with human maturation, school learning, teaching methods, guidance, and evaluation of aptitude and progress by standardized tests
educational psychologist noun

First Known Use of EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

1911

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