Flashcards in Chapter 20-School Counselor Preparation Within a Constructivist Framework Deck (6)
What is Sternberg’s quote regarding constructivism and topic knowledge (school counselor course)?
“Content in the absence of thinking is inert and meaningless; but thinking in the absence of content is vacuous.”
What are objectives for students in the school counseling course?
1. Take on a qualitatively new role (i.e., that of school counselor),
2. intermingle reflection and action
3. Blend support with challenge
RE: school counseling course, using instructional practices that are responsive to the culture, background, and learning styles of students can:
Encourage inquiry, investigation, and introspection, while promoting active engagement in learning.
What is a primary topic in the school counseling course?
RE: school counseling course, instructors can also invite reflection and critical analysis-students can:
react, respond, and “question the unspoken assumptions that underlie current practice” and perspectives