Jean Piaget's process of acquiring and understanding new concepts - Our role as educators is to find ways (by OBSERVING) to create disequilibrium (by PLANNING) and introducing new ideas and materials (by ENGAGING) - This is how we extend learning opportunities in the Early Years classroom
REPIN: Comparing theories of learning Piaget and Vygotsky. Comment: The individual versus the social aspect of learning. It funny how so many students are receiving their instruction on-line, which at least pragmatically makes interaction a challenge, I wonder what these theorists would say about this.
People of Pedagogy Lev Vygotsky is a behaviourist theorist Jean Piaget is much reputed for his theory of children's cognitive development Brumer's insightsin perceptive abilities of learners and its correlation with the learning motivation. Bloom a thinking continuum to help them define how well a skill or competency is learned or mastered. Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences Erikson's theory of psychosocial development