Multiple intelligences is a new approach that use multiple learning styles. People using verbal linguistic learning techniques and styles are recognized and considered as bright.
Learning style has a greater influence on the learning ability of a person than one may realize. A person's learning method is guided by the preferred style of learning. Therefore every person has a preferred style of learning.
People who use less preferred learning styles are usually labeled under low grades. The negative and positive belief associated with learning styles can label a person as dumb or smart. A person can improve the quality and speed of learning by understanding and recognizing the best suited learning styles and techniques. The learning style also changes the way a person internally envisages experiences, the method of recollecting information and the words chosen to express thoughts (Overview of Learning Styles 2007).
The perception of each person is different and shapes the thoughts and decisions. It is the perception that determines the learning style or natural learning strength of an individual. There are several approaches to learning styles. The Gregorc model explains the two perceptual qualities from an abstract and concrete perspective.
A concrete approach of learning enables a person to record information directly using the five sens ...Show more