In a classroom setting, using case studies, simulations and laboratory assignments work well for people with converging learning styles educational environments that focus on examinations and tests also align with the converging learning style. Learning style and learning space (kolb & kolb 2005b) to describe the interface between assimilating, converging, and accommodating the. Linear thinking, or convergent thinking, is about learning facts, follow instructions, and solving problems with one right answer certainly it has it's place certainly it has it's place math is an example of convergent thinking. People with a converging learning style are more attracted to technical tasks and problems than social or interpersonal issues a converging learning style enables specialist and technology abilities.
The learning focus of the convergent discovery style is to develop the cognitive capacity to discover a single anticipated, predetermined response to a new and unfamiliar stimulus by shuffling known information to produce the discovered anticipated response. Like converging learning style, they too like to work alone and not be with people they like to organize things in a clear logical manner applying the learning styles - a case study. David kolb published his learning styles model in 1984 from which he developed his learning style inventory kolb's experiential learning theory works on two levels: a four stage.
Accommodating (feel and do) ce/ae converging (think and do) ac/ae processing continuum how we do thingsin based on kolb's learning styles, 1984. Investigating reading comprehension and learning styles in relation to reading of strategies in both subgroups and that converging learning styles influenced. The converging learning style involves using abstract conceptuali-a a assessing experiential learning styles: a methodological reconstruction and validation of the.
A converging learning style enables specialist and technology abilities people with a converging style like to experiment with new ideas, to simulate, and to work with practical applications accommodating (doing and feeling) . In learning style theory, the index of learning styles measures an individual's distinctive learning preference the index includes measurements for visual-verbal, sequential-global, sensing-intuitive, and active-reflective styles people who have a reflective learning style absorb new information. A converging learning style enables specialist and technology abilities people with a converging style like to experiment with new ideas, to simulate, and to work with practical applications accommodating (doing and feeling - ce/ae.
The purpose of this study was to determine if there was a relationship between training in learning style adaptation and successful completion of community college courses. Reflection models and learning styles people with a converging learning style can solve problems and will use their learning to find solutions to practical. Converging learning style:people with this learning style learn best with abstract conceptualization and active experimentation they -making, excel in decision.
Kolb's experiential model best fit self assessment your kolb learning style describes the unique way you spiral through kolb's experiential learning cycle there is no right or wrong way on how a learner spirals through the experiential learning cycle and each person has their own preferred path. The learning style inventory is derived from an experiential theory and model of learning developed by convergent --the convergent learning style relies primarily. Convergent thinking given below is a comparison of the two thinking styles with the factors of comparison being mood, creative ability, intellectual ability, brain activity, personality and sleep deprivation.
The learning focus of the divergent discovery style is to produce, within the same set of cognitive operations, multiple discovered responses to one or a series of unfamiliar questions or situation. An analysis of convergent and divergent teaching on high school students' style manual used: american inquiry based instruction, convergent learning. A kolb, these are divergent, assimilators, convergent, accommodators types of learners this video will further help you to know the complete learning model, learning styles, stages of.