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Visual Learning with Creativity Culture Tools for STEM Education Challenges USA

Updated on January 27, 2013

Learning Styles Are Part of Self Discovery and Coaching Processes

As a teen parent I have become interested in learning styles that are important for teachers and students both for kids in school today and for the big challenge of learning and self learning for the rest of us.

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Learning Styles are Evolution of the Old "Left Brain vs Right Brian" Hypothesis of Learning 2 Decades Ago

Learning styles are still not understood fully but we know much more about it now than we did say 20 or even 10 years ago.

We do know that each individual often will have one dominant way of learning, for example, visual learning as opposed to several other learning styles that are being discussed academic researchers in education related fields.

Today's Learning Style Hypothesis is an Evolutionary Step to "Left Brain Right Brain" Hypothesis of 2 Decades Ago

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In the 70’s when I was in graduate school of business. Peter Drucker, a well known business guru spoke about “left brain and right brain” as a frontier of learning style hypothesis in those days.

Left brain people were typically thought of as “analytic minded” such as in math or accounting type professions. Right brain type people were thought of as more “perceptual minded” more prevalent in creative professions such as marketing, authors and music perhaps also perhaps.

But today, we know the simiplicity of the “left brain/right brain” is inaccurate to describe the diversity of learning style of people.

Today's Nature vs Nurture Debate - Climbing on Shoulders of Great Minds--B.F. Skinner and Science of Human Behavior For Example

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In fact, the issue of “Nature vs Nurture” debate that shapes all of us humans is still not fully understood as how the interaction of forces of nature government by such factors as genetic inheritance and cultural influences such as family, language and social norms shapes an individual’s motivation and character.

As an example from the past, a “great mind” in science from the past such as B. F. Skinner and his “operand conditioning” still can add value to understanding environmental influences that can shape human behavior.

An On Going Conversations for Mutual Help and Self Help

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The purpose of this conversation dear reader is to discuss what we do know and have found useful with the caveat that be careful not to classify yourself or someone in one particular “style of learning” such as “visual learner” or an “audio learner”.

But it is ok to help discover one’s own learning style that may be helpful but to know that other learning styles will likely play a role in one’ learning, including some styles that we may not yet fully understand

From a Family Album--"Our Family Origins"

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Culture, Environment & Social Skills interact with Genetic Endowment to motiivate learning styles Not Yet Fully Understood - Yep, Learning Styles Learning S

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For example, the way emotions or feeling can influence learning for some people.

The way social skills and social environment can influence learning in a given culture and environment.

There are some psychological terms like "emotional intelligence" used by some researchers in psychology field in the past. But psychology alone cannot describe the full range of variables that governments learning skills and learning styles.

Role of Motivation in Learning is linked to Learning Styles , Social Skills, Conversation and Culture - And Other External and Internal Topics on an indivdual a

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Motivation is important in learning.

But how motivation and learning styles may interact and reinforce learning styles and learning skills are yet not fully known.

From a Memory Book--"Our Family Origins"

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The consequences of an act affect the probability of it's occurring again. - B. F. Skinner

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Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important. - Bill Gates

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A policeman, as you discover, has to put up with a hell of a lot of abuse. A man in any other line of work would nail a guy who - Kent McCord

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A Brief Message On Value of STEM From A Distingusihed Scientist and Education - at U.S.Government Administration

Why STEM Is Needed For Motivation, and Learning Skills For Knowledge Economy USA - An Exprt Viewpoint

A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop try - B. F. Skinner

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The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education - Albert Einstein

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A Message from Brian The Folk Singer--Traveling On The Way

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      jaisonvincent 

      6 years ago

      The visual aids in Education is very very good and in my childhood there affected the performance on some subjects due to lack of good imagination on subjects. If there was visual aids, they were help me.

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      getmoreinfo 

      6 years ago

      Great topic for helping visual learners in education

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      How does one really learn, or think, or decide what to do in any situation? It depends upon the individual and his environment. Many factors are involved. I think humanity is heading in the right direction for understanding the cognitive process. Progress has been made; we still have a long way to go.

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