This week you will prepare a Cause and Effect Essay (assignment directions are in the Topic 4 Folder). Watch the local news or go online and read news as presented….
Theoretical perspectives in education
To choose any two articles from a given list and
a. What is the view of learning and learners taken by the authors of the articles? If you find it difficult to answer this question, explain why. For example, is it because the authors give insufficient detail; or their own position seems confused to you? (Approx. 600 words.)
b. What do you see as the key similarities and differences between the views of learning and learners taken in the two articles? Can you account for these in any way? (Approx. 200 words.)
c.In what paradigm positions would you put each of your chosen articles? Explain why you are making your decisions about this � what evidence do you find, explicitly or implicitly, in the articles? If you find this difficult, or are uncertain, explain why. Remember that many research studies are complex and multi-layered, so it is not surprising if a quick answer does not appear. (Approx. 600 words.)