206: Learning Styles and Strategies – Control and Flexibility


Building on the previous conversation about learning theories, I cover the basics of learning styles and strategies, motivation, cognition, habits and environment.

-Self-Regulated Learning
-The Index of Learning Styles

Bumper Music:
"Freedom" Wham

Look Closer:
Learning Styles: Appealing But Misleading - http://www.globalcognition.org/head-smart/learning-styles-appealing-misleading/

Paul Pintrich: Framework for self-regulated learning - http://www.globalcognition.org/head-smart/learning-about-learning-take-charge/

Overview of Learning Styles - http://www.learning-styles-online.com/overview/

Felder and Silverman's Index of Learning Styles - http://www.mindtools.com/mnemlsty.html

The Nature of Educational Systems and
Their Psychological Effects on the Learner, by Wes Bertrand, 2000
- http://logicallearning.net/learnerdrivened.html

Self-regulated Learning - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-regulated_learning

Harold Pashler's Work - http://laplab.ucsd.edu/publications


One Hundred Ways to Motivate Yourself - http://books.google.com/books/about/One_Hundred_Ways_to_Motivate_Yourself.html?id=RFBsSKn_rNUC

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