Educational Psychology Questions and Answers

Educational Psychology

Developmental psychology is a significant tool for a teacher. It provides them with a credible framework to address the needs of students and to educate them in a way that reflects the way in which...

Latest answer posted April 4, 2021, 4:56 pm (UTC)

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Educational Psychology

The Cognitive Perspective in education stands in contrast to other perspectives such as the Behavioral perspective, the Developmental perspective and the Constructivist perspective. While the...

Latest answer posted January 27, 2013, 5:43 pm (UTC)

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Educational Psychology

When used in education, the word "schema" refers to the system of prior knowledge a student brings to the study of a given subject or topic. Because the brain learns best and most efficiently when...

Latest answer posted April 18, 2012, 1:33 am (UTC)

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The explicit top-down approach and the correlated implicit bottom-up approach to learning relate to the concepts of explicit and implicit knowledge and how best to acquire the needed one and the...

Latest answer posted January 26, 2013, 3:58 pm (UTC)

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According to Piaget, there are four stages of child development that are broken up by age. A typical 8-18 month old, according to Piaget, would fall into the first category, which is the sensory...

Latest answer posted October 16, 2013, 12:45 pm (UTC)

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Cognitive reading perspective is predicated on two twin legs of comprehension contributing to reading comprehension. The one is language comprehension, which permits understanding representations...

Latest answer posted January 27, 2013, 6:36 pm (UTC)

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Qualitative research differs from quantitative in that qualitative does not lend itself to statistical analysis, which is the mathematical assessment of results sets to find trends and patterns and...

Latest answer posted January 25, 2013, 3:25 pm (UTC)

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Educational Psychology

I think that there are a couple of elements from educational psychology that can be used to ensure a curriculum for special needs students that emphasizes greater positivity. Part of this can come...

Latest answer posted July 28, 2012, 2:43 am (UTC)

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Lewin believed that we learn from experience. Often referred to as change theory, field theory, or experiential learning, Lewin’s ideas helped us incorporate collaborative and project-based...

Latest answer posted April 22, 2013, 6:43 pm (UTC)

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The three generally recognized theories or frameworks describing the learning process are behaviorism, cognitivism, and constructivism. Behaviorism suggests that all the things people do, including...

Latest answer posted May 14, 2012, 9:39 pm (UTC)

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Constructivism is an interesting idea, because it recognizes the individuality of each student's life and experiences; it encourages students to attack a central problem or project and work their...

Latest answer posted June 28, 2012, 11:01 pm (UTC)

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Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is condition that occurs to a child when the fetus is exposed to alcohol during pregnancy. Alcohol has devastating affects to the child development. What occurs when a...

Latest answer posted August 7, 2020, 11:48 am (UTC)

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Educational Psychology

Listening to and/or making music involves a number of skills and activities that are important to learning in many other areas. Through the use of music, abilities in these areas can be developed...

Latest answer posted January 14, 2013, 7:35 pm (UTC)

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Gestalt's Learning Theory is grounded in the idea that the whole is greater than its parts. According to Gestalt, humans possessed certain attributes which allow them to identify the "whole" a part...

Latest answer posted July 20, 2013, 9:24 pm (UTC)

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