It goes without saying that the world gets smaller and smaller, every single day! Naturally, this is because of the Internet and its ability to bring people closer to each other. However, being closer to other people doesn’t always mean understanding them. For example, nowadays we see more and moreRead More
Cognitive learning theory and continuing health professions education Curriculum and Faculty Development University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy Lexington, KY Curriculum and Faculty
Behaviorism, Neobehaviorism, and Cognitivism in Learning Theory presents the insights and opinions of Abram Amsel — a comprehensive viewpoint that encompasses more than 40 years of research work and theorizing — on the "cognitive revolution" in psychology and the behavioral sciences as it pertains to learning theory. The volume was derived from three MacEachran Lectures held at the University of Alberta and presents: * a historical-theoretical analysis of the origins of the modern cognitivist approach * a critical examination of the major premises on which the modern cognitivist approach is based * a study of the intellectual tensions that exist between recent versions of cognitive structuralism as they apply to humans and animals, and the various forms of behaviorism.
What is STEM? What is STEM? STEM is an approach to learning and development that integrates the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Through STEM, students develop key