Educational Psychology: What Causes Individual Differences In Learning?

Chapter Six Individual Differences in Learning  6a i). Explain the causes of individual differences in Learning. Introduction This lesson shifts its focus on a question that every teacher must teacher must ask all the time. That is what causes individual differences in intellectual ability and achievement. Teacher experience shows that learners in the class, with … More Educational Psychology: What Causes Individual Differences In Learning?

Educational Psychology: What impact does genes have on the intellectual ability of learners?

Chapter Six Individual Differences in Learning  6a ii). Explain the impact genes have on the intellectual ability of learners.  What Genes Give The question of concern here is whether genes fix intellectual ability. Genes do not fix intelligence as such; they provide the blueprint of intellectual abilities. By this, we mean that genes establish a … More Educational Psychology: What impact does genes have on the intellectual ability of learners?

Educational Psychology: What is the impact of the environment on the intellectual ability of learners?

Chapter Six Individual Differences in Learning  6a iii). Explain the impact the environment has on the intellectual ability of learners. Different Environments The environmental influences include everything from the health of a child’s mother during pregnancy to the amount of poisonous substances in the environment to the quality of teaching the child receives, (Woolfolk, 1988). … More Educational Psychology: What is the impact of the environment on the intellectual ability of learners?

Educational Psychology: What is the impact of social economic status on the intellectual ability of learners?

Chapter Six Individual Differences in Learning  6a iv). Explain the social economic status have on the intellectual ability of learners. The social economic status A glimpse into the relationship between the socio-economic status and intellectual ability is in order here. We have noted that children are born in homes that are stimulative while others find … More Educational Psychology: What is the impact of social economic status on the intellectual ability of learners?

Educational Psychology: What are the effects of low social economic status on the intellectual achievement of learners?

Chapter Six Individual Differences in Learning  6b i). Explain the effects of low social economic status have on the intellectual achievement of learners. Effects of low SES on Achievement There are cases where poverty acts as a motivator. This happens when parents have encouraged their children or individual children have worked hard to excel in … More Educational Psychology: What are the effects of low social economic status on the intellectual achievement of learners?

Educational Psychology:Does the School Environment have any bearing on Academic and intellectual performance of students?

Chapter Six Individual Differences in Learning  6b ii). Examine the impact that the school environment has on the Academic and  Intellectual achievement of learners. The School Environment  The schools differ just like the homes. Some schools were more enriched than others and therefore providing varying experiences. Like the homes, the schools are made up of physical … More Educational Psychology:Does the School Environment have any bearing on Academic and intellectual performance of students?