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Stacy Bjorkman

Stacy Bjorkman

Walden University

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Stacy's work combines: Numbers, Education, and Teaching / Mentoring

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Day In The Life

Psychology Faculty

I teach undergraduate students psychology and statistics.

Skills & Education

Here's the path I took:

  • High School

  • Bachelor's Degree

    Psychology, General

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Graduate Degree

    Psychology, General

    Northern Illinois University

  • Doctorate

    School Psychology

    Northern Illinois University

Here's the path I recommend for someone who wants to be a Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary:

High School

Bachelor's Degree: Psychology, General

Graduate Degree: Psychology, General

Doctorate: School Psychology

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Life & Career Milestones

My path in life has been direct

  • 1.

    Worked in an infant cognition lab as an undergrad and confirmed I wanted to work with kids.

  • 2.

    Substitute taught a variety of grades and confirmed I wanted to work in the school system.

  • 3.

    Went to graduate school for school psychology and I worked in the public schools for several years.

  • 4.

    Started teaching college students as a side job, loved it, and made the transition to higher ed.

Defining Moments

How I responded to discouragement



  • How I responded: