Jean was born in Switzerland. His father was a professor of medieval literature and his mother was neurotic according to Jean himself. In 1918 he received his Doctorate in Science. Jean studied his own children and he developed Piaget Cognitive Developmental Stages. http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/piaget.html
Vygotsky was born in Russia. He received a Law degree and proceeded to get a PH. D in Literature and Linguistics. He developed Vygotsky theory. http://starfsfolk.khi.is/solrunb/vygotsky.htm
Bandura was born in Canada. Got a Bachelor in Psychology and a PH. D. in Psychology as well. He works for Stanford to this day. Developed observational learning.
Born in Vermont. He is a psychologist, philosopher, educator, social critic, and political activist.
John B. Watson
Edward Lee Thorndike
( 1943-present )
Jean Lave and Etienne Wenger
Constructivism- Vygotsky, Piaget, Dewey, Vico, Rorty, Bruner.
Behaviorism-John B. Watson, Ivan Pavlov, B.F. Skinner, E.L. Thorndike, Bandura, Tolman.
Piagets developmental theory- Piaget
Multiply intelligences- Howard Gardner
Right brain/ left brain thinking-
Communities of practice- Lave and Wenger
Vygotsky and social cognition-
Communities of practice- Jean Piaget and Lave and Etienne Wenger