Unformatted text preview: critical thinking. One of Vygotsky’s great theories is his theory about how learning is from the outside in. It is important to realize that people learn from their outside environments. And last but not least, one of Erikson’s great theories is his 8 stages of development. It is important to look at the success of each stage because that can be a vital key to the person’s overall success. According to Erikson, depending on how he person resolves each crisis will influence the success of the next developmental level. I think it is important for each teacher to be familiar with all of these theories in educational psychology. But I do not feel that it is necessary for them to be fully trained in each field before they enter a classroom. Each student will respond differently to each theories procedure, so the teacher should adjust their teaching methods each year....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PHL 13 taught by Professor Savicky during the Spring '08 term at Long Island U..
- Spring '08