R.K. Sawyer's scientific contributions

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Book
The interdisciplinary field of the learning sciences encompasses educational psychology, cognitive science, computer science, and anthropology, among other disciplines. The Cambridge Handbook of the Learning Sciences, first published in 2006, is the definitive introduction to this innovative approach to teaching, learning, and educational technolog...

Citations

... Scaffolding refers to various forms of assistance (e.g. social, linguistic, conceptual) that can support students' learning, reasoning, and participation (Sawyer, 2006). The literature indicates that scaffolding assists students to increase and integrate their higher order thinking skills to generate solutions to complex problems (Belland et al., 2017). ...