Tertiary teaching in New Zealand/Educational culture in New Zealand/How do people learn?/Summary
|Tertiary teaching in New Zealand
|Unit 2: Education culture in New Zealand
|How do people learn?
|Objectives | Behaviourism | Cognitivism | Constructivism | Learning styles | Summary
For example, Constructivist learning sounds extremely serious... but it can be used for fun activities which demonstrate experiential learning. Do you know what a possum is? Lovely, cuddly creatures, aren't they? Well, in New Zealand we don't love them so much. Play the Possum Picnic game to find out why!
Understanding how to be a great teacher is one side of the equation - but what makes a great learner? To find out, click here to go to the next topic.