Constructivism and Online Learning

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Online learning requires a new pedagogy that is built on establishing a relationship between the instructor or facilitator and the learners. One of the most salient features of online learning is that it allows learning to be place and time independent. Learners can arrange their learning around their everyday lives.

[Post summarises the following]

  • Andragogy – Knowles –six principles
  • Jerome Bruner – technology is a powerful tool for instruction. Technologies are cognitive tools that help learners elaborate on what they are thinking and to engage in meaningful learning.
  • Seven Issues of constructivism for online educators
  • Constructivist Design Principles for Online Learning

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