Learning Styles in the Classroom

Over the past several years, extensive studies have researched the concept of learning, and the ways in which information is presented and absorbed by the individual.  The theory of multiple intelligences states that each person is intelligent in their own way, with different strengths and capabilities that depend on circumstance, opportunity, and the way in […]

Assessment of Multiple Intelligences

Assessing multiple intelligences and strengths can help anyone involved in learning or teaching. A student can use this information to better understand his or her learning style and adjust their study habits and learning program accordingly. Similarly, parents and teachers can identify children’s unique strengths and help them harness their abilities and enhance their learning […]

The Theory of Multiple Intelligences

At the beginning of the 20th century intelligence was seen as one, measurable personality trait. Intelligence tests based on the work of Alfred Binet were developed and became popular. But during the 1980s Dr. Howard Gardner challenged this belief with his studies of stroke victims and gifted children. Gardner discovered that people have a large […]