Educational Theory part 2

Thorndike’s cat in puzzle box

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Thorndike’s laws of learning
Laws of Effect if the response to a stimulus has pleasing effect, than the probability would increase Laws of Exercise the more the behaviour is practiced or exercised, the more strongly it will be established or “learned”
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Burrhus Frederic Skinner
Skinner discovered important principles of operant conditioning, a type of learning that involves reinforcement and punishment. A strict behaviorist, Skinner believed that operant conditioning could explain even the most complex human behaviour.

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