Connecting the Science of Psychology to Learning and Life

Connecting the Science of Psychology to Learning and LifeConnecting the Science of Psychology to Learning and Life
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Dr. Jessica's Blog: Beyond School Walls

About Koehler Academy


Psychology is the systematic and scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. Koehler Academy was created as a way to make the science of psychology easily accessible.  Dr. Jessica writes articles for her Psychology Today blog, Beyond School Walls, as a way to help connect the science of psychology to learning and life.

Dr. Jessica also teaches live online courses in psychology, including a College Board Approved AP® Psychology class. Classes can be accessed via the menu at the top of this page. In addition, YouTube lectures covering the various domains of psychology are available.

Koehler Academy is also a place to share resources about homeschooling, psychology, gifted learners, online classes, and much more. Please reach out to Dr. Jessica if you have something you would like to share at

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About Dr. Jessica


Dr. Jessica holds a Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Maryland. Her graduate research focused on school-based prevention, collaborative school teams, and teacher efficacy. 

She held various research and practical roles, including evaluating children with Autism and/or Hyperlexia at the Center for the Study of Learning, a functional neuroimaging lab at Georgetown University. 

Dr. Jessica also worked as a School Psychologist in public schools, focusing on psychoeducational assessment and development of academic and behavioral interventions. Additionally, she has experience as a lecturer in psychology at two-year and four-year institutions of higher education. 

Dr. Jessica is now lucky to be a homeschooling parent of two exceptional boys! 

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