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Educational Learning Theories

Educational Learning Theories

This open textbook was the result of a remix of pre-existing open materials collected and reviewed by Molly Zhou and David Brown. Learning theories covered include the theories of Piaget, Bandura, Vygotsky, Kohlberg, Dewey, Bronfenbrenner, Eriksen, Gardner, Bloom, and Maslow. The textbook was revised in 2018 through a Round Ten Revisions and Ancillary Materials Mini-Grant.

Topics covered include:

  • Behaviorism
  • Cognitive Development
  • Social Cognitive Theory
  • Experiential Learning Theory
  • Human Motivation Theory
  • Information Processing Theory


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