Social Cognitive Theory In Action
Patricia Dickenson 5:42 PM
The social cognitive theory is a fantastic blend of behaviorism and cognitive theory. The idea that students learn from what they observe is at the heart of behavioral theory whereas learning may not be observable is a major tenet of cognitive theory. Although these beliefs may contradict one another we know that modeling is a powerful tool in shaping students behavior and learning. What are some web 2.0 tools that you might incorporate into your teaching practice? How might this tool be used to: assess, self regulate, or motivate students in a topic. Please share a link to the Web 2.0 tool you would use as well.