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Index of Learning Styles

The Index of Learning Styles is an on-line survey instrument used to assess preferences on four dimensions (active/reflective, sensing/intuitive, visual/verbal, and sequential/global) of a learning style model formulated by Richard M. Felder and Linda K. Silverman. The instrument was developed and validated by Richard M. Felder and Barbara A. Soloman. ILS users should be aware of an important point. To take the questionnaire immediately, click here.To get information about the questionnaire and then take it, click here.

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Richard Felder: Resources in Science and Engineering Education Richard Felder's Home Page Richard M. Felder Dr. LEARNING STYLES AND STRATEGIES What are the differences? Many people who read this description may conclude incorrectly that they are global, since everyone has experienced bewilderment followed by a sudden flash of understanding. What makes you global or not is what happens before the light bulb goes on. Sequential learners may not fully understand the material but they can nevertheless do something with it (like solve the homework problems or pass the test) since the pieces they have absorbed are logically connected. Strongly global learners who lack good sequential thinking abilities, on the other hand, may have serious difficulties until they have the big picture. Even after they have it, they may be fuzzy about the details of the subject, while sequential learners may know a lot about specific aspects of a subject but may have trouble relating them to different aspects of the same subject or to different subjects.

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Overview of learning styles Many people recognize that each person prefers different learning styles and techniques. Learning styles group common ways that people learn. Everyone has a mix of learning styles. Some people may find that they have a dominant style of learning, with far less use of the other styles. Others may find that they use different styles in different circumstances. There is no right mix. 7 steps to publishing in a scientific journal Before you hit “submit,” here’s a checklist (and pitfalls to avoid) By Aijaz A. Shaikh Posted on 4 April 2016 Aijaz Shaikh, a doctoral candidate at the Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics in Finland, on the shore of Kauai Island, Hawaii, after presenting a research paper at a conference there.

Helping Visual Learners Succeed We all want our children to do well in school. Sometimes though kids struggle with their school work and we’re just not sure how to help. As a school counselor, the first thing I do to help students academically is to identify how they learn. There are three different ways we learn. We either learn by seeing (visual), hearing (auditory), or doing (kinesthetic).

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