The infographic below reviews the pros and cons of each approach while making a case for connectivism as a response to the age of the internet and information.
1. Behaviorism: learning is a process of reacting to external stimuli
2. Cognitivism: learning is a process of acquiring and storing information
3. Constructivism: meaning is continuously “constructed” through experience and reflection
4. Connectivism: learning is a process of connecting specialized nodes
A Visual Primer On Learning Theory