QuestionsCategory: Childhood and Growing UpAccording to Jerome Bruner, what should the primary goal of education be?
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Bruner’s theory suggests that the intellectual development of an individual should be the primary goal of education instead of rote memorization. His theory emphasized on active learning and existing knowledge plays an important role for the construction of new knowledge and developed the concept of ‘readiness for learning’. It involves the use of rewards and punishments in balance. Bruner’s theory of intellectual development also focuses on effective sequencing. Read Full Lesson: Educational Implications of Bruner's Theory