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Ch 6: Ohio APK Multi-Age: Learning Processes & Environments

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Brush up on facts about the learning process and what can influence it in preparation for taking the Ohio APK Multi-Age exam. Our video lessons and self-assessment quizzes can help you tackle these types of exam questions.

Ohio APK Multi-Age: Learning Processes & Environments - Chapter Summary

Let us aid in your review of the learning process and types of learning as you study for the Ohio APK Multi-Age exam. These videos can help you correctly answer exam questions on the following topics:

  • Classroom learning strategies
  • Types of cognitive processes in learning
  • Cooperative and collaborative learning in the classroom
  • Adjustment problems in adolescence
  • Middle/Secondary school counseling
  • Bloom's taxonomy and assessments
  • Constructivism
  • Types of special education

You can review these lessons on a computer, phone or tablet, whenever you have a few minutes to devote to study. Our instructors have developed informative and entertaining lessons, filled with examples to help you understand the concepts.

Objectives of the Ohio APK Multi-Age: Learning Processes & Environments Chapter

Ohio requires passing the APK Multi-Age exam as a condition for licensing to teach several subjects, including physical education, music and English to speakers of other languages. The exam is divided into three domains. Questions on the material covered in this chapter are in the Student Development and Learning domain, which makes up 24% of the exam's score.

The exam is computer delivered, and all questions in this domain are multiple choice. The quizzes that follow each of our video lessons are in this format, so taking them may give you an idea of what the exam will be like. The quizzes also afford an opportunity to assess your learning and see where you might need more study.

13 Lessons in Chapter 6: Ohio APK Multi-Age: Learning Processes & Environments
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What is Learning? - Understanding Effective Classroom Strategies

1. What is Learning? - Understanding Effective Classroom Strategies

We all learn new things every day, but how is 'learning' defined in educational psychology? This lesson covers the definition of learning, different types of learning, and discusses learning styles.

Cognitive Processes in Learning: Types, Definition & Examples

2. Cognitive Processes in Learning: Types, Definition & Examples

Explore the cognitive processes your brain is going through right now to learn information. We'll define key terms and discuss the two leading theories.

Cooperative and Collaborative Learning in the Classroom

3. Cooperative and Collaborative Learning in the Classroom

It's extremely common for teachers to require students to work in groups. However, certain types of groups and activities are preferred over others. In this lesson, we define cooperative learning and discuss its advantages in the classroom. We also define collaborative learning and explain how it is different than cooperative learning.

Peers, Schools, and Adolescent Development

4. Peers, Schools, and Adolescent Development

Adolescence is a time of change for most people. In this lesson, we'll look at the changes that occur in adolescence, including why peer groups become so important to teenagers and how school affects development.

Problems with Adjustment in Adolescence

5. Problems with Adjustment in Adolescence

Adolescence is a time of lots of changes, which can cause a lot of stress in a teen's life. In this lesson, we'll look at adjustment and maladaptive behaviors in adolescence, including how each manifests in teens' lives.

Life Situation Issues in Adolescence

6. Life Situation Issues in Adolescence

Adolescence can be a difficult time, but some teens face life situations that can make it more difficult. Watch this lesson to find out how emancipation and part-time work affect adolescents' lives and the positives and negatives of each.

Counseling in Middle/Secondary Schools

7. Counseling in Middle/Secondary Schools

How do middle and high school counselors guide their students? In this lesson, we're going to look into the different formats they use and how these benefit their students.

Bloom's Taxonomy and Assessments

8. Bloom's Taxonomy and Assessments

Bloom's Taxonomy is a popular and extremely helpful tool that is used by most teachers. In this lesson, we'll discuss the original and revised Bloom's Taxonomy as well as how to use it in the classroom to assess learning and cognitive ability.

Impact of Parenting Styles on Different Styles of Learners

9. Impact of Parenting Styles on Different Styles of Learners

When you got in trouble as a child, how did your parents react? This lesson covers four different parenting styles identified in educational psychology, including authoritarian, authoritative, indulgent, and neglecting. Typical results from each parenting style are discussed in terms of children's behaviors, as well as application of the styles in a classroom environment.

Constructivism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples

10. Constructivism: Overview & Practical Teaching Examples

Learning through real-world experiences with others allows students to grow and understand things more easily. In this lesson, we'll examine constructivism in depth, including social learning, the zone of proximal development, and project-based learning.

Educating Students with Special Needs

11. Educating Students with Special Needs

In this lesson, we will explore how to educate students with special needs. We will specifically address how the educational needs of these students are best served if they are in a mainstream classroom being taught alongside their peers.

What Is Special Needs? - Definition, Types & Law

12. What Is Special Needs? - Definition, Types & Law

There are laws that protect individuals with special needs. This lesson will define special needs, identify the types of special needs, and the laws that protect the individuals.

Special Education: Definition, Types & Philosophy

13. Special Education: Definition, Types & Philosophy

Learn what special education is and the different types. Find out about the philosophy behind special education. Read the lesson and then take a brief quiz to test your knowledge.

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