What is Awareness?
Merriam-Webster’s Definition of awareness:
the quality or state of being “aware”: knowledge and understanding that something is happening or exists
The Learners Edge Professional Learning model describes awareness as, “Analyzing prior knowledge and experiences related to the topic.” If we meld this idea with Merriam-Webster’s definition of awareness, we can begin to understand the importance of knowing and understanding that the learner already has knowledge or experience that exists specific to the topic at hand. Why is that important? Well, let’s check out the research!Read More