Piaget says we learn by discovery.
He came up with the idea of schemas, which is an idea we have of the world around us. For example our schema of a cat is that it has 4 legs and a tail.
How Piaget says we learn things:
If we have Equilibrium, the world around us makes sense.
When new information enters, we get disequilibrium.
We accomodate new information and need to change a schema.
We assimilate and test the…