• Fundamentals of Education

    LEARNING: It’s meaning, nature and types

                        Learning is relatively permanent change in behaviour resulting from conditions of practice or experience.  Also it is the act of acquiring new or modifying and reinforcing existing knowledge, behaviour, skill or value or preferences. According to Edward Gates, ”Learning is the modification of behaviour through experience and training. Erikson similarly opines that, “Learning is a process which improves our efficiency of working and making adjustments. Therefore, we can say it is a process which can be inferred from the change in performance. Furthermore it does not  happen all at once, but builds upon, and this is saved by their previous knowledge.…