Exploring learning theories: Connectivism
In this second post on learning theories I'm focusing on the 'learning theory for a digital age' - connectivism. This learning theory, posited by George Siemens acknowledges that knowledge is expanding exponentially. While knowledge was able to be measured in decades, it is now being measured in months and years…
Exploring learning theories: Andragogy
One of the goals I have at work is to explore three learning theories that I can embed into the design of the courses I'm developing. The first theory I'm exploring is andragogy. I'm focused on andragogy first as it's supposed to be the adult equivalent, if you like, of…
Adult learning theory - for kids?
As someone who works with adults who teach children, I like to have some understanding of the theories of learning. This infographic outlining Knowles' 4 Principles of Andragogy has got me wondering a little bit. Find more education infographics on e-Learning Infographics The 4 principles given for adult learning theory…