Describe Bronfenbrenner's levels of development?
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Brofenbrenner's ecological theory of development is known as the Ecological Systems Theory. This theory specifies four types of nested environmental systems with bi-directional differences between and within the systems. It holds that development reflects the influence of several environmental systems:
Micro system: This is the setting in which the individual lives. It also consists of the person's family, peers, school and neighborhood. It is in the microsystem that the most direct interactions with social agents take place; Example: parents, teachers and peers. The individual does not simply take the experiences of these settings in but he/she is someone who helps to construct the settings.
Mesosystem: It refers to the relation between micorsystems or connectiosn between contexts. Examples are the relation of family experiences to school experiences, school ...
This solution provides a description of Bronfenbrenner's ecological theory of development.
Three child development learning theories
Summarize the key components of three child development learning theories that you relate to most. Include the following:
1. Explanation of the three theories that you relate to most. Include the associated theorists.
2. Description of the similarities and differences between the three theories. Include examples.
3. Description of how these theories will influence you as an educator. Include examples.