Analyzing My Learning Style

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My Learning Style Through the course of my readings about the variety of learning styles and ways of learning, I can honestly state that what I found is there is no right or wrong way of learning and everyone’s style is also your own. There different ways we can assimilate, process and view information. The major determining factor of how well we do this, depends on who is being asked the question and how do they want the answer. In the readings, I have learned that based on who your audience is, will determine how the information is interpreted. Though not everything is set in stone. L. Baumgartner (2015) discusses this her article discussing adult development. She mentions that “humans are active participants in their development, actively…show more content…
It is most often shown that these individuals exhibit strength in looking at things from multiple perspectives. This style tends to work well when alternate concepts needing to be understood and when brainstorming is required, which is an essential task that needs to be done when you work within teams. There is also a strong ability to be creative and imaginative. Albert Einstein, a great scientific mind weighed in on the importance of Imagination saying “Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution.” (Einstein & Shaw, 2009). Yet, with every positive there is often a negative. Sticking with our theme of scientists, Newtons third law states that for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. Divergent being a gatherer has a propensity to watch rather than act, which at times is not the best choice. This fault can cause procrastination and have detrimental…show more content…
My tendencies of second guessing myself are directly describe in the Divergent learning style. Though when analyzing my other identifiable style (the accommodator style), I find a lot of similarities within it. I know it has been said that patience is a virtue, and do I wish I had more of it. I find myself anxious at times, which has led me to make some not so well thought out decisions. Hind sight is AMAZING! I do wish I had a crystal ball. This would aid me in avoiding some simple mistakes that I have made due to my impatience. This is also a typical trait of the accommodator learning
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