Lev Vygotsky. By : Katherine Marzán Concepción. Biography. He was born on Friday November 17, 1896 in the city of Orsha , Rusia . Lev Semenovich Vygotsky (1896-1934) studied at the University of Moscow to become a teacher of literature.
Katherine Marzán Concepción
(1896-1934) studied at the University of Moscow to become a teacher of literature.
Rather, it is about the attempt to adapt the self into a new context and a new world.
It is about the struggle for participation in a new social environment.
Participation has emerged in the SLA literature as a metaphor for learning
a new language.
1. as a psychological tool
2. as a cultural tool
The language was born from the social interaction.
1. It focuses on the question of how social and cultural factors influence intellectual development.
2. The Zone of Proximal Development = area of development in which a child can be guided in the course of interaction.
I believe that knowing Lev Vygotsky was very useful, as I learned that language plays an essential role in the social and historical processes of the individual. We can say that about this research is of great theoretical importance to education because these works provide tools for the development of individual learning can be used by a teacher or the learner and that they can apply the best research methodology according to their needs.