The Cambridge Handbook of the Learning Sciences

The Cambridge Handbook of the Learning Sciences

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Learning sciences is an interdisciplinary field that studies teaching and learning. The sciences of learning include cognitive science, educational psychology, computer science, anthropology, sociology, neuroscience, and other fields. The Cambridge Handbook of the Learning Sciences, first published in 2006, shows how educators can use the learning sciences to design more effective learning environments - including school classrooms and also informal settings such as science centers or after-school clubs, on-line distance learning, and computer-based tutoring software. The chapters in this handbook each describe exciting new classroom environments, based on the latest science about how children learn. CHLS is a true handbook in that readers can use it to design the schools of the future - schools that will prepare graduates to participate in a global society that is increasingly based on knowledge and innovation.Each meeting would beradicallydifferentinnature, dependingon the project-based and self-directed learning that those ... subject at different rates; for example, learning what we think of today as a€œfifth gradea€ reading and a€œthird gradea€ math at theanbsp;...

Title:The Cambridge Handbook of the Learning Sciences
Author:R. Keith Sawyer
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2005-04-24


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