Because of its importance for constructivism, many theories for adult learning are based on a concept of learning stemming from Piaget's thought. One point of.
Running Head: A CogNitive Developmental Approach to Adult Learning can be described as a post-Piagetian theory of adult cognitive-social development.
Piaget's theory of learning was developed based on research with young children. His theory also has strong implications for adult learning. His work caused the new fields of cognitive theory, developmental psychology and genetic epistemology to come into existence.