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The Trouble with Learning Environments

Educational Technology Volume 33, Number 1, ISSN 0013-1962


Describes learning environments, including cognitive flexibility hypertexts, anchored instruction, and computer-supported intentional learning environments. A brief history of educational technology is presented; and problems with open learning environments are discussed, including inappropriate learning theory, deficient metacognitive skills, and poor evaluation methods. (three references) (LRW)


Jonassen, D.H. (1993). The Trouble with Learning Environments. Educational Technology, 33(1), 35-37. Retrieved July 21, 2019 from .

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