Free Essays on Teaching And Learning Theories

  1. DTLLS Applying theories and principles

    the application of theories and principles of learning and communication to inclusive learning and teaching 1. Over the years extensive research has been conducted by many by Psychologists and Scientists who sought to identify the ways in which we learn. As a result several theories have become documented...

  2. TEACHING PRACTICE

    The question of what makes a good teacher and good teaching has resulted in an endless steam of ideas, opinions, and theories. This research work in The good teachers and good teaching will bring light to what is and when can we have good teaching as well as being good teacher. Also it will provide...

  3. Learning Styles Theory

    Coursework 2: Learning Styles Learning styles theory originated in the 1970’s and is based around the idea that people have preferences about how they like to learn. Theorists believe that each individual has a particular learning style that is best suited to them and allows them to collect and process...

  4. Evaluate the Effectiveness of Using ICT to Support Teaching and Learning

    Evaluate the Effectiveness of Using ICT to Support Teaching and Learning The use of ICT to support teaching and learning incorporates more than the obvious use of computers in the classroom. It includes technology that is used to help children with disabilities. For example children with hearing impairments...

  5. DTLLS - Level 5 - Unit 405

    Unit 405 Applying Theories and Principles for Planning and Enabling inclusive Learning and Teaching Level 5 DTLLS / Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector From JEZI - UK Date 27th October 2014 Unit 405 Part A Define what is meant by Theory to me it is an idea of how something works. It...

  6. Motiavation, Block which may prevent language learning, Is there any place for teaching grammar in a formal manner?

    Blocks which may prevent language learning Each student is an individual person and can be influenced in certain way to become a successful learner of any language. But not everyone is very lucky in receiving new information. A problem is in a variety of personalities and in different forms of study...

  7. Cooperative Learning

    Wilson-Jones, L & Caston, M. (2003). Cooperative learning on academic achievement in elementary african american males. Journal of Psychology: Elementary African American Males 31(4), 280-283 Purpose: The purpose of this article was to explore the learning styles of elementary African American males...

  8. Theory of motivation

     Roles and Theories of Motivation Jennifer van Bree BSHS 425 April 28, 2015 Carl Grossen Roles and Theories of Motivation Motivation exists in what would seem like every aspect of life. Motivation to get the day started each morning (sometimes with coffee required), in sports, school...

  9. Developmental Theories essay

    Can understanding the developmental theories and using different learning styles improve the academic success of students? Tamelyn D. Motley Liberty University ...

  10. learning theories

    Learning and development theories are conceptual frameworks that are looked at how information is absorbed, processed and retained during learning. Through using different learning theories you are able to teach children in the classroom and develop and strengthen them as a person not only intellectually...

  11. Learning Theories for Post Compulsory Education

    EEL320 Assessment 1 Provide a summary of the two theories that you have chosen, and discuss why they are relevant in your teaching context. The two theories chosen are the two main strands of constructivism, being cognitive constructivism and social constructivism. At the core, constructivism...

  12. Learning Theories

    Learning Theories 1 Running head: LEARNING THEORIES AND THE CURRICULUM Learning Theories and the Curriculum Learning Theories 2 Lev Vygotsky, born in the U.S.S.R. in 1896, is responsible for the social development theory of learning. He proposed that social interaction profoundly influences...

  13. BEGAVIOURIST THEORY

    BEHAVIORIST THEORY ON LANGUAGE LEARNING AND ACQUISITION Introduction There are some basic theories advanced to describe how language is acquired, learnt and taught. The behaviorist theory, Mentalist theory (Innatism), Rationalist theory (otherwise called Cognitive theory), and...

  14. Learning Styles for Different Personality Types

    Learning Styles Introduction Learning Styles are usually categorised as cognitive styles, personality types, or learning styles. Students preferentially take in and process information in different ways: by seeing and hearing, reflecting and acting, reasoning logically and intuitively, analyzing...

  15. Social Learning Theories

    area that I’m going to focus on is Social Learning Theories. The first individual I’ll look at is Bandura was because of his three concepts in which I believe in; 1) People can learn through observation. 2) Mental states are important to learning. 3) Learning does not necessarily lead to a change in behavior...

  16. Kolb Learning Cycle Theory

    KOLB’S LEARNING CYCLE Reflective practice is important as it develops professionalism amongst lecturers in the sense that lecturers gain by learning from their experiences in teaching and facilitation of student learning (Harb and Ronald, 1992). The development of reflective learning simply means coming...

  17. Learning journals and logs, Reflective Diaries

    Centre for Teaching and Learning Good Practice in Teaching and Learning Learning journals and logs, Reflective Diaries Contributor: Jennifer Moon, University of Exeter Learning journals and logs, Reflective Diaries Contributor: Jennifer Moon Learning journals, logs and reflective diaries...

  18. Learning Style Comparison

    Learning Style Comparison 1 Learning Style Comparison HSN/540 Teaching and Learning Strategies Learning Style Comparison 2 Learning Styles Comparison In today’s job market employers are seeking individuals that are ready to take on new positions that require advance training. The job...

  19. Theories of Education

    educational systems, teaching methods are the best concerns because educators have to find the way to help their students receive knowledge effectively and, therefore, apply their knowledge to practical situations. Since teachers have different academic qualifications and different learning experiences, their...

  20. TMA01-My experience, role and learning support

    E111 – Supporting Learning in Primary Schools - TMA01 My experience, role and learning support In accordance to the ethical guidelines written by The British Education Research Association (BERA, 2004), the names of the children and school, where used, have been changed in order to maintain confidentiality...

  21. teaching cycle

    In this essay I am going to talk about the 5 stages of the teaching cycle and the roles and responsibilities that will relate to me and my job teaching students. My job will be to help staff/students at my work (Early Years Centre) to achieve NVQ’s levels 2, 3 in childcare and education. We can have...

  22. Introduction to Learning Theories

    EPISODE #1 INTRODUCTION CHAPTER HOW PEOPLE LEARN: INTRODUCTION TO LEARNING THEORIES Developed by Linda-Darling Hammond, Kim Austin, Suzanne Orcutt, and Jim Rosso Stanford University School of Education 1 The Learning Classroom: Theory into Practice A Telecourse for Teacher Education and Professional...

  23. Children Are Active in Constructing Their Own Learning, Discuss Relevant Theories of Development

    four theories from behaviourism, social learning theory, constructivism through to social constructivism as detailed in chapter 2 “Theories of development”. I will give an overview of each of the four theories highlighting the key features of each theory in relation to the subject of child learning supported...

  24. ASH EDU 304 Week 2 My Personal Teaching Philosophy

    EDU 304 Week 2 My Personal Teaching Philosophy Check this A+ tutorial guideline at http://www.assignmentcloud.com/edu304-ash/edu-304-week-2-my-personalteaching-philosophy Write a 2-3 page paper describing your personal teaching philosophy at this point. Are you an essentialist? A progressive...

  25. Learning Theories

    CONTENTS PAGE Learning Theories Page 2 - 7 Assessment for Learning Page 7 - 10 The Curriculum for Excellence Page 10 - 13 Responsibility of all: Literacy, Numeracy and Health and Wellbeing Page 14 – 16 Bibliography Page 17 – 18 Appendices PGDE – ASSESSMENT...

  26. Teaching Model

    Model For Teaching Delisa Alsup Walden University Dr. Ryan EDUC 6610: Teacher as Professional 03/21/2010 Model for Teaching As Dr. Marzano emphasizes in Video Program Four, to be an effective teacher, you must have a model for teaching. (Laureate) After...

  27. ) Establish a Safe and Supportive Learning Environment

    Unit 1 Preparing to teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector Theory assessment level 4 Question 1 Review what your role, responsibilities and boundaries as a teacher would be in terms of the teaching/training cycle. The role, responsibilities and boundaries of a teacher are ever changing a teacher...

  28. AED 203 learning consultant/tutorialrank

    CheckPoint: Approaches to Teaching Mathematical Concepts(UOP) For more course tutorials visit www.tutorialrank.com Tutorial Purchased: 2 Times, Rating: A+ Resource: Pages 241-263 of Curriculum and Instructional Methods • Due Date: Day 5 [Individual] forum • Consider that teaching strategies and instructional...

  29. theories education

    few between, an example of a social model solution would be giving access to a full- text audio recording. Inclusive education is the practice of teaching disabled students alongside their non-disabled peers within regular classroom settings, instead of segregating them into special classrooms. The...

  30. Facilitating Learning and Assessment in Practice

    Within the essay I intend to explore the concepts of learning and assessment in my work place. Gray (2000) states that good mentors influence realistic expectations of the menti to show genuine interest in learning. Upon completion of my studies in Diploma in Nursing, I joined one of the...

  31. My Fundamental Beliefs About Teaching

    Institute Diploma Programme in Education and Training Psychology of Teaching and Learning Question You are a new teacher, and a parent of someone in your class wants to know your beliefs about teaching. What would you tell this person? Module 1 Assignment Lecturer: Ms. Mauva McCarthy ...

  32. Theories and Principles of Learning

    Theories and Principles of Learning This piece of academic writing is about a student teacher that is currently on their teacher-training placement. It will be discussing two theories of learning and how they affect the student teachers teaching techniques and promote inclusive learning. Learning theories...

  33. The influence of body language and motivation on second language vocabulary learning

    The influence of body language and motivation on second language vocabulary learning BY: Atieh Berjis ...

  34. Adult Learning in a Technology Influenced World

    Adult Learning in a Technology Influenced World Summary Adult learning is a hot topic today amongst educators. They must learn to deal with adults across varied age groups, cultural classes and philosophical spectrums. It is not as simple as it was a century ago. Education was structured for the...

  35. With Reference to a Range of Literature, Discuss the Key Characteristics of an Effective Learning Environment.

    an effective learning environment. It may be argued that an effective learning environment cannot be defined so simply as the physical setting of the primary classroom in which learning takes place. It will be shown that a variety of factors impact on the effectiveness of a learning environment or...

  36. Humanist/Behaviorist Learning Theory Curriculum on Social Psychology

    Running head: HUMANIST/BEHAVIOR LEARNING THEORY Final Paper Humanist/Behaviorist Learning Theory Curriculum on Social Psychology B Ann Laughlin Walden University Abstract This paper focuses on humanist and behaviorist theories related to instructional design, defining terms, historical perspective...

  37. Constructivist Teaching: Now and Then

    Constructivist Teaching: Now and Then According to D’Angelo, C., Touchman, S., Clark, D., Mayer, R., Dean, D. Jr., Hmelo-Silver, C. (2012); constructivist perceptions focus on how students build their own understanding. John Dewey projected that education should work with student’s present understanding...

  38. Schema Theory and Learning ESL

     Schema Theory and Learning ESL/EFL Considerable attention has been devoted in recent theories of second language acquisition to learners' background knowledge. One of the important theories of learning is called schema theory, which has used in many studies as it has a great unique impact. This...

  39. Teaching Styles 1

    Discuss the importance of; the ability to think critcally, a commitment to lifelong learning; and awareness of your own, learning styles, attitudes, etc; and an understanding of the issues, trends and requirements of one’s chosen profession, in achieving success in university study and professional life...

  40. Teaching as a Profession

    Module I: TEACHING AS A PROFESSION Professional Competency Enhancement Program for Teachers (PCEPT) NATIONAL ACADEMY OF HIGHER EDUCATION (NAHE) Learning Innovation Division Higher Education Commission (HEC) MODULE DEVELOPERS Team Leader Prof. Dr. Mohammad Aslam Adeeb Dean faculty of Education...

  41. DTLLS Theories and Principles for Planning and Enabling Learning Outcome 1.1, 1.2 and 2.1

    Explain how theories and principles of learning and communication can be applied to promote teaching that is inclusive. Look at the different teaching and learning styles that are used in your own classroom and consider how they demonstrate these theories and principles of learning. Pay particular attention...

  42. Customizeed Learning Theory

    Customized Learning Theory: Student Centered learning a Cognitivist’s View Liberty University Education 500 Professor Gorman September 30, 2012 Abstract This paper examines theories of teaching that can be used by effective teachers to provide instruction to a variety...

  43. Is There Any Place for Teaching Grammar in a Formal Manner? Give Reasons for Your Answer and Include a Discussion of What You Mean by ‘a Formal Manner’.

    their interrelation in sentences, called syntax. The study of grammar reveals how language works, an important aspect in both English acquisition and learning. Grammatical competence: It mainly focuses on the command of the language code, including things as the rules of word and sentence formation, meanings...

  44. teaching plan

    TEACHING PLAN The intensive care unit (ICU) is a demanding clinical learning environment where there is a high pace and intensity of caring for patients with competing concerns. Nurses new to the intensive care environment become learners all over again and are required to attain skills including...

  45. The Role, Responsiblities and Purpose of the Learning Mentor

    of the learning mentor. I will highlight, and reflect upon, strategies used in schools today to support children’s education, thus assisting them to develop skills and achieve their full potential. Learning mentoring is designed to reduce barriers to learning in individual children. The learning mentor...

  46. Teaching English Language Learners

    Teaching English Language Learners Ron Rushia EDU 321 Cheryl Cardinal October 27, 2008 The second key principle is increased interaction. This principle is drawn from Swain’s emphasis on comprehensible output, a number of strategies have been developed that will increase students opportunities to...

  47. Multimedia Approach toTeaching Learning Process

    Multimedia Approach toTeaching Learning Process Multimedia - Definition Digital integration of Text, Graphics, Animation, Audio, Still images, Motion Video. Nature of Multimedia Approach
Multi -------- Many Media ------- Techniques or methods * Multimedia approach uses a number of media...

  48. Adult Learning Theories (Merriam, 2007).

    to dictate that learning theories are a basic set of ideas or principals that is easy to relate toward helping the adult learner get the most out of any subject matter that the student is attempting to learn. Some of the theories tend to seem as innate as breathing while new theories continue to be developed...

  49. C&G Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector Level 3

    Elaine Scanlon Theory Assignment 1 C&G Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector Level 3 The Role of a Teacher. Part of my role as a teacher in the learning sector would be to value all my learners individually and equally and treat them with respect... In addition, my role is...

  50. The Discoverer of the Theory of General Relativity

    effect * Mass-energy equivalence * Quantification of the Brownian motion * Einstein field equations * Bose–Einstein statistics * Unified Field Theory | Spouse | * Mileva Marić (1903–1919) * Elsa Löwenthal, née Einstein, (1919–1936) | Awards | * Nobel Prize in Physics (1921) * Copley...

  51. Two Different Cultures, Two Similar Teaching Approaches

    Reggio Emilia and High Scope are two different teaching approaches from two different parts of the world. Reggio Emilia is named after the Italian community in which it was founded and is now being practiced all over the world. “The basic premise of the Reggio Emilia approach is a shared and deep belief...

  52. Teaching with style

    Teaching With Style Teaching With Style A Practical Guide to Enhancing Learning by Understanding Teaching and Learning Styles Anthony F. Grasha, Ph.D. University of Cincinnati Alliance Publishers i Teaching With Style ii To everyone over the years who took the time to listen...

  53. Reflect on and Improve Own Practice in Learning and Development

    Reflect on and Improve Own Practice in Learning and Development The aim of this unit is to interpret: Evaluation approaches to reflective...

  54. Learning Theory

    BANDURA’S SOCIAL LEARNING THEORY Bandura’s social learning theory is an overview that articulates that people learn within a social context. It has become the most influential theory of learning and development. Social learning theory echo’s that people learn through observation. And the environment...

  55. Analysis of Learning Theory

    UNIVERSITY ONLINE ANALYSIS OF LEARNING THEORY A PAPER SUBMITTED TO THE FACULTY OF LIBERTY UNIVERSITY ONLINE FOR THE DEGREE OF THE MASTER OF DIVINITY DSMN 601 MINISTRY OF TEACHING DR. WILHITE BY TODD RIORDAN LYNCHBURG, VA JANUARY 20, 2013 Teaching and education in the church utilizes...

  56. Critically Analyse and Evaluate the Theoretical and Practical Appropriateness and Effectiveness of Learning Activity Segment You Designed and Implemented as Part of the Lesson Your Group Presented for the Micro-Teaching Performance Task

    appropriateness and effectiveness of learning activity segment you designed and implemented as part of the lesson your group presented for the micro-teaching performance task. This essay will critically evaluate and analyse the theoretical and practical appropriateness of the learning activity segment that I designed...

  57. To what extent do different theories of development take account of the role of social experiences in child development?

    To what extent do different theories of development take account of the role of social experiences in child development? In child development psychology four “grand theories” behaviourism, social learning theory, constructivism and social constructivism offer explanations of child development...

  58. Adult Learning Theory

    Adult Learning Theory Cedric A. Smith March 5, 2013 INFT 101 – B63 LUO Summary Adult learning theory focuses on educating adults in a style that best relates to the life and experiences. Adults and children learn in different ways. It has been found that children learn because they have to...

  59. Theory of Caring

    Abstract I’m faced with the theory of caring, historically caring is such a simple definition, but to be quite honest there is nothing simple about it. In my paper I will be going to analyze Watson’s theory of caring. I will try to explain the structure of the theory of human caring which ties to Jean...

  60. Unit 502 Task A

    of the theories, principles and models in education and training. I will report on how these can be applied, and how they can enable inclusive learning, through exploring my own research. The report will also show how learners preferences should be taken into account as per of inclusive teaching and learning...