Monday, April 4, 2016

ZPD by Scott Thornbury

ZPD- Zone of Proximal Development is one of the important principles developed by Lev Vygotsky, the Russian Psychologist. It has given lot of insights how children learn new things basing on their  previous knowledge,  and  how a teacher act as a  facilitator in helping  children.

Every classroom teacher should about ZPD and its implications. Here is a detail article written by Scott Thornbury one of the famous ELTians.  click here for more details.

1 comment:

  1. I agree with you.ZPD is a useful aspect of understanding the children's level of understanding and their problems.