Monthly Archives: July 2013

MODULE-8 CONSTRUCTIVISM

MODULE 8 A constructivist classroom is learner-centered, students are active learner and not just recipient of information, the teacher facilitate and guides students to learning. On the other hand, a traditional classroom is more on direct instruction and teacher-centered. Students … Continue reading

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Module 6- Social Learning Theory

Module 6 Just what I thought the distant learning was just a piece of cake, but I was completely darn wrong. Balancing school and personal obligations have become a juggling act for me and it is overwhelmingly not easy. I … Continue reading

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Module 5- Behavior

I can still remember vivid memories of my father using corporal punishment on me and my sister when we were young. It’s bizarre though that he could turn so sweet but could go ballistic when things were not going his … Continue reading

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FINAL NOTE

FINAL NOTE Though flexibility and convenience are the main advantages of distance education, I find online learning more challenging than it may seem. To take an honest look at myself, I don’t feel that I have completely met my expectations … Continue reading

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Intelligence- Module 4

What strategies do you use to learn? Different people use different techniques when studying. Going back to school as a non-traditional student can be a real challenge so I need to find different approaches which are different from the traditional.  … Continue reading

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MOTIVATION- Module 3

Praise and Motivation   I want to point out the motivational consequences of praise. Provided that praise is perceived as sincere, it is particularly beneficial to motivation when it encourages performance attributions to controllable causes, promotes autonomy, enhances competence without an … Continue reading

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My Learning Style- Module 2

Until this module, I had never gotten a clear sense of my learning style.  Of course we learn throughout our lives, but returning to school as a non-traditional student can be a real challenge. Well, I thought learning online seemed to … Continue reading

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