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The 21st Century world
History of Learning
A very good history of Learning theories is presented in the following video.
Bastionsoundz 22:58, 23 February 2014 (UTC)
- Directed (objectivist)
- On the job training
- Case Study
- MOOC (massive open online courses)..
- Distance learning
- mobile learning
- blended learning
- social learning
There is a strong debate as to whether we have a preferred learning style. One school of thought believes different approaches are necessary for different learning situations and that learning style theory is nonsense!.
|How do we learn about current events? What learning style do they suggest?|
What is your preferred learning style?
Having some self-awareness of your study habits and learning styles is important regardless of whether you are studying online or in classroom-based courses. Try this online quiz from VARK to find out more about your personal learning style.
Learning style debate
- McPheeters, D. (2010) 5000 Year Timeline of Learning Theories. Retrieved from http://vimeo.com/15448054
- Osborne, M. (2013) Ten Trends 2013: Ubiquitous learning. Retrieved from http://www.edtalks.org/video/ten-trends-2013-ubiquitous-learning
- Wheeler, S. (2012) A convenient untruth. Retrieved from http://steve-wheeler.blogspot.co.at/2011/11/convenient-untruth.html