The Effects Of Technology On Learning Styles

873 WordsApr 20, 20154 Pages
Since the beginning of modern education, education and technology have been intertwined. Given that, it has only been recent that scientists have actually figured out one learns. The ideal of learning styles has be popularized in recent years in pop science, and psychology, assuming that each person has unique learning method; but, given this information how can technology improve this ideal? To examine the affects of technology on learning styles one must understand what are the learning methods(styles), can teachers educated on learning styles improves their classrooms, how can teachers and students use technology to improve their learning experience, and in all what are the benefits of learning styles? In chapter five of ADD/ADHD Drug Free: Natural Alternatives & Practical Exercises to Help Your Child Focus Jacobelli,and Warson discuss the 7 leaning styles people tend to have, Logical-Mathematical, Bodily-Kinesthetic, Intrapersona, Interpersonal, Musical-Rhythmic, Visual-Spatial,Verbal-Linguistic, and Naturalist. For example, Visual-Spatial, a person with an innate sense of space, color, and design. These people tend to be visually inclined hints the name Visual-Spatia, and because of this, they learn best through visual stimulants, like, pictures, books, and graphs. But most the most popularized of these learning styles, and most accepted by collages, and teachers alike are Visual, Auditory, and Kinesthetic. To explain the last one, is people that use a hands on
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