EXPLORING LIFESPAN DEVELOPMENT BY: LAURA E. BERK. THIRD EDITION – CHAPTERS 7 & 8
Describe one journal article’s findings on reliability. In your post, synthesize the following data and information and interpret it yourself based on the information you are learning about reliability Evaluation of Technical Quality, Selecting a Consistent Test.
· The specific type of reliability
· The associated source of error it addresses.
· The author’s overall interpretation of the results.
You are not required to report the reliability coefficient (statistic) reported in the journal article.
Be sure to include any difficulties you may be experiencing with searching for information in the peer-reviewed journal articles.
In the chapters for the week, you read about three theories of cognitive development during the early childhood years (Piaget, Vygotsky, and the information process approach). TEXT: EXPLORING LIFESPAN DEVELOPMENT BY: LAURA E. BERK. THIRD EDITION – CHAPTERS 7 & 8
For this discussion board, let’s make some practical applications of the theories. Make a list of 4-5 actions (what you can “do”) to enhance cognitive development based on each of the theories. Review the Berk discussion on the following three cognitive theories and think of actions you could perform with children to enhance cognitive development based on each of the theories. Then tell us why those actions are important based on the theory (cite correctly).