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education

n.

1. the process of teaching or acquiring knowledge, skills, and values.

2. a field of advanced teacher preparation that involves the practice of methods for teaching and learning. —educational adj.

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March 1st 2024

symbolic learning theory

symbolic learning theory

a theory that attempts to explain how imagery works in performance enhancement. It suggests that imagery develops and enhances a coding system that creates a mental blueprint of what has to be done to complete an action.