Learning Theories for Online Education

Learning Theories and Technology E-learning or online education is the use of electronic media in education. Online education takes the learner enables the learner to get an education even from a remote location. As such, he/she does not have to be physically present in a classroom. E-learning is one of the features of modern learning […]

“Self-determination Theory and the Facilitation of Intrinsic Motivation, Social Development, and Well-Being”

Human beings can be divided into two main categories. Firstly, there are those who are considered to be fully engaged because they tend to be proactive. On the other hand, there are those who have been alienated by the world because they have passive characteristics (Ryan and Deci 77). The authors of the article note […]

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) is a multimodal treatment model developed by Marsha Linehan, an American clinical psychologist, in the early 1980s (Palmer, 2002; Neacsiu, Ward-Ciesielski, & Linehan, 2012; Linehan, 1993a). DBT is based on the principles and strategies of an early treatment known as cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and was originally intended for individuals presenting with […]

Parenting for Healthy Emotional Development

Introduction Emotions are feelings that people experience when they engage in interactions, which affect their well-being directly or indirectly (Graybeal, 1998). The significance of emotional traits is that they express how good or bad a situation is as per a person’s opinion. Emotions can be either positive or negative depending on the person affected. The […]

Health Instruction

Introduction Unit of instruction is an important tool in learning because it provides sequences of learning activities and expected outcomes from students. For teachers to develop a unit of instruction, they must understand specific needs of students and theme of interest. Different units of instruction have varied styles and design depending on the academic level […]