Piaget’s Schema: Accommodation and Assimilation of New Information

A schema is a cognitive framework or concept that helps organize and interpret information. Jean Piaget, who coined the term, argued that we construct our experiences into schemata so we can make sense of the world. #learn #psychology #piaget

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Artist: Pascal Gaggelli
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