Educational psychology deals with the description and explanation of the psychological components of educational, teaching and socialization processes. The scope of application covers all instances and institutions of the education, education and socialization systems of different societies and cultures.
Educational psychology deals with human experience and behavior in pedagogical contexts, in educational situations in schools and outside schools. Thus, it tries e.g. Social, educational, teaching and mediation processes. Educational psychology uses findings from other basic and application subjects such as differential, general or clinical psychology. Educational-psychological questions are for example:
The German Society for Psychology (DGPs) describes the professional field of educational psychologists as a "researching and development activity and education but also the provision of new forms of education and education to parents and teachers". This includes, for example: