• Field Prelim

    Notes from Bransford’s Talk

    by  • March 16, 2006 • Classes, Field Prelim, Learning Sciences Seminar, Research, Talks, Teaching • 0 Comments

    John Bransford’s Learning Sciences Guest Lecture Book/research recommendations: The Mind at Work by Mike Rose Anders Ericsson (expert performance, experts resist automaticity) Quality of Life issues - health care, nutrition, finances, local environmental conditions (research within the LIFE Center) Themes - adaptive expertise – recognizing adaptability (when do my schemas apply?) innovation efficiency schemas...

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    What doesn’t Fit

    by  • March 16, 2006 • Field Prelim • 0 Comments

    Some thoughts on what doesn’t fit within the scope of my field prelim- Chomsky – sounds, language acquisition are too low-level and individual to really be part of my current study of identity/learning/networks

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