comes from behaviorism, inquiry-oriented, test hypothesis, doesn't allow for individuality
Social Learning Theory-
from cognitivism, learning comes from observation and sensorial experiences, imitate model, not individual, passive
from constructivism and metacognition, information delivered in multiple ways, student-centered classroom, no evidence that it works
Brain based learning-
from constructivism and neuroscience, multi-sensory environment, community-based learning
from cognitivism, reflection, connecting new information to past events, knowledge is not given or absolute
What are the six learning theories?
Behaviorism, cognitivism, social learning theory, social constructivism, multiple intelligences, brain based learning
When one student is not a full participant in his or her school community, then we are all at risk.
Shevin Inclusion, a matter of social justice.
Weiner, H. (2003). Effective inclusion: professional development in the context of the classroom. Teaching Exceptional Children
Perhaps the most important of all teacher beliefs... is the notion that all children can learn.
Shevin, M. (2003) Inclusion, a matter of social justice. Educational Leadership
When one student is not a full participant in his or her school community, then we are all at risk
"Perhaps the most important of all teacher beliefs . . . is the notion that all children can learn."
Weiner Effective inclusion: professional development in the context of the classroom
understand patterns, represent math problems, mathematical models to represent quadratic equations, understand change in various contexts
understand characteristics of two and three dimensional shapes and their geometrical relationships, specify locations and spatial relations with coordinate geometry, apply transformations and symmetry, use visualization and spatial reasoning to solve problems
understand measurement of objects and their units of measurement, know the right tools to make measurements