Gurung to chair APA task force on ‘Guidelines for Introductory Psychology’

Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology and Human Development) has been appointed chair of a national group charged with developing recommendations on best practices in teaching introductory psychology. Under the auspices of the American Psychological Association’s Board of Educational Affairs, the award-winning UW-Green Bay faculty member and the Taskforce on Guidelines for Introductory Psychology will develop nationally applicable recommendations for both what (content) and how (pedagogy) to teach in a course that enrolls approximately 1.5 million students nationwide every year.