Technical Book Development/Learning Strategies
Learning strategies are the approaches we use to learn a new subject. A good strategy would be based on an understanding of one's own learning style, the range of learning resources available and the objective of the learning task
Learning involves a number of activities as one moves from newbie to expert.
Sensing the need[edit | edit source]
Doing[edit | edit source]
Experiential learning is learning by doing - but what do we do? How do we choose what to do?
Digesting[edit | edit source]
Reflection and consolidation of the experiences of doing -
Feedback[edit | edit source]
How do know what we know? How do we assess the quality of our understanding
Contributing[edit | edit source]
Learning on the Web involves interaction as one learns - initially with questions, later with contributions
Strategy involves the scheduling of these learning activities, deciding how much time to spend on each and when to move on