1.2.1 Constructivism 1: Piaget and Cognitive Development Theory
Welcome to chapter 2 of the 'Approaches to Education' module. In this chapter, we will begin to examine the Constructivist school of thought, beginning with the work of Jean Piaget.
Goals for this section
To understand Piaget's cognitive development theory.
Objectives for this section
To be able to explain how Piaget's theory of cognitive development works.
To be able to identify ways in which the theory applies in actual teaching practice.
To consider ways that Piaget's ideas can be implemented into personal practice.
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