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Posted on Dec 18, 2011 in Academic Assignments, Andragogy, Behaviorism, Blog, Cognitivism, Connectivism, Constructivism, Learning Strategies, Learning Styles, Learning Theories, Social Learning Theory | 0 comments

Integrating Technology into Instruction

Integrating Technology into Instruction

Fitting the pieces together – Looking at the learning theories we have discussed in this course certainly gave me a broader picture on how they all fit into an educational context. When I started this course and reading my discussion post in week1, I would have definitely said I tend … Read More

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Posted on Dec 9, 2011 in Andragogy, Behaviorism, Blog, Cognitivism, Connectivism, Constructivism, In my Opinion!, Learning Styles, Learning Theories, Multiple Intelligences, Social Learning Theory | 0 comments

Multiple Intelligences & Learning Styles

Multiple Intelligences & Learning Styles

In a statement at the Asturias Award for Social Sciences ceremony, Gardner said:

“….I have always considered myself a social scientist, and I feel that much of the best work about human nature and human society draws on a range of social scientific disciplines”

 

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Posted on Nov 22, 2011 in Behaviorism, Blog, Cognitivism, In my Opinion!, Learning Theories | 3 comments

Cognitivism and Behaviorism

Cognitivism and Behaviorism

Cognitive information processing is not a single stand alone theory. It is a generic description applied to theoretical perspectives dealing with the sequence and execution of cognitive events. According to Ormrod, Schunk and Gredler this can be seen as scientific discipline whereas cognitive information processing is influenced advances in communications … Read More

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Posted on Nov 10, 2011 in Andragogy, Behaviorism, Blog, Cognitivism, Connectivism, Constructivism, In my Opinion!, Learning Strategies, Learning Styles, Learning Theories, Social Learning Theory | 0 comments

My Comment on Virtual Reality Check: Remote Learning Frustrations

My Comment on Virtual Reality Check: Remote Learning Frustrations

I’ve been spending quite a bit of time of late working both within my current role and in discussion with a few other practitioners talking about Virtual Learning.

The concept of delivering some type of upskilling or behavioural impact remotely is certainly not new. Even looking at “modern” tools like

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