Laura Garofoli

Psychological Science School of Health and Natural Sciences
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978.665.3451 Office: McKay Complex 262
Office Hours
Spring 2024

Mondays 10:30 - 12:30
Tuesdays 12:30 - 1:00
Thursdays 12:30 - 1:00

Courses Taught

Lifespan Development (PSY 1200)
Adolescent Development (PSY 2230)
Psychological Science in Schools (PSY 3150)
Psychology of Learning (PSY 3500)
Psychology of Learning Lab (PSY 3501)
History and Systems of Psychology (PSY 4000)
Research Practicum in Psychology (PSY 4810/4820)
Behavioral Science in Early Childhood Education; Child Development and Observation
Assessment of Academic Skills in Early Childhood (independent study)


Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
M.S., University of Massachusetts Amherst
B.A., Fairfield University

Gender Differences in Mathematics
Teacher Preparation
Problem-solving and transfer in young children
Impact of mental health status upon educational outcomes
Analysis of MCAS Data for Sex Differences in Mathematics