What is Scaffolding? In its literal meaning scaffolding is the use of a temporary metal or wooden framework that is used to support workmen and… Read More »Scaffolding and the construction of learning
Are Humans Rational or Irrational? Behavioral economist Dan Ariely, the author of Predictably Irrational, uses classic visual illusions and his own counterintuitive (and sometimes shocking)… Read More »Are we in control of our own decisions?
Jean Piaget and his theory Jean Piaget was a Swiss developmental psychologist and philosopher known his developmental Theory. In this theory Piaget contended that children… Read More »Piaget’s Developmental Theory – An Overview
Content-Based Instruction Most of us would agree that a second or a foreign language is learned not as much by direct instruction of its rules… Read More »Content-Based Instruction – A Cognitive Approach