Reflections on being working class in a middle class profession

9 September 2020 by , 2 comments

I am a trainee educational psychologist (EP). I am also from a working-class family. I grew up in a council…

Power in EP collaboration: making sense of pupil experiences and key messages

25 August 2020 by and

Mid-way through the C-19 lockdown, our colleagues at Southend-on-Sea sent out a survey to gain pupils views about their education…

Summer CPD: our top 5 blogs this year

3 August 2020 by

It might be the case that some of our readers will have some chance over the summer to catch up…

Agents of hope

22 June 2020 by , 1 comment

In March, I decided to start a podcast called Agents of Hope, which is about Educational Psychology and hope. I’ve…

A day in the life of an EP: perspectives from Twitter

17 October 2019 by , 2 comments

The role of the Educational Psychologist (EP) has been long discussed in academic and practice literature. For example, five key functions…

Books for an Alternative Provision Library

18 September 2018 by , 2 comments

A recent thread on EPNET sought suggestions for a school library to support pupils attending Alternative Provision Schools (AP/APS). We’ve…

Your feedback, our responses

18 September 2018 by , 1 comment

Recently we asked you to comment on edpsy – your loves, niggles and suggestions for improvement – 86 of you…