Last Edited: January 19, 2018
You play a vital part in society. You make choices while learning. Details of making these choices matter, so you may learn more and learn it more efficiently.
Without you, education does not exist beyond imagination and belief.
Without you learning to do something new for you, educators do not exist, and society remains stagnant beyond chance occurrences.
Without you making choices that others may observe, you do not learn beyond changing your imagination.
Through choices that you make, others may observe you making a place for yourself in society.
Of these things, you have no choice except to image or believe something else.
Even then, you will learn something when other people see you change your patterns of social activity.
These descriptions appear consistent with the science of teaching and learning, and of their place in society as reported by experimental behavioral and social scientists.
Scientists have been reporting choices you probably make to learn for more than a century.
Scientists have been refining these reports through more studies of learning.
From this view, learning is a public process, not cognition or another inferred private and unseen mental activity. Learning occurs when people choose something to do that connects … (More)