QuestionsCategory: Learning and TeachingGive a brief explanation of the social constructivism theory of learning
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Social constructivism is an approach to learning that involves the use of existing knowledge to gain new knowledge. This existing knowledge is integrated with new information to expand the knowledge an individual possesses. A learner is considered successful when he or she can embed new information with the previous information he or she holds. A learner, in social constructivism, is always considered to be subjective because they will have different experiences and therefore, will develop a unique perspective of the world.   Read Full Lesson: social constructivism theory of learning