Flashcards - Psychology's Impact on Education

Flashcards - Psychology's Impact on Education
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zone of proximal development
The zone of proximal development, often abbreviated as ZPD, is the difference between what a learner can do without help and what he or she can do with help
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Edward Thorndike
Edward Lee \"Ted\" Thorndike was an American psychologist who spent nearly his entire career at Teachers College, Columbia University
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behavioral perspective
Behaviorism is a systematic approach to the understanding of human and animal behavior
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behavioral perspective
Behaviorism is a systematic approach to the understanding of human and animal behavior
Edward Thorndike
Edward Lee \"Ted\" Thorndike was an American psychologist who spent nearly his entire career at Teachers College, Columbia University
zone of proximal development
The zone of proximal development, often abbreviated as ZPD, is the difference between what a learner can do without help and what he or she can do with help
Alfred Binet
Alfred Binet was a French psychologist who invented the first practical intelligence test, the Binet-Simon scale
learning
Learning is the act of acquiring new, or modifying and reinforcing existing, knowledge, behaviors, skills, values, or preferences and may involve synthesizing different types of information
egocentrism
Egocentrism is the inability to differentiate between self and other
constructivism
Constructivism is a philosophical viewpoint about the nature of knowledge

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