Instructional Scaffolding: A Definitive Guide

Definition of Scaffolding Educational (or Instructional) Scaffolding is a teaching method that enables a student to solve a problem, carry out a task, or achieve a goal through a gradual shedding of outside assistance. It was first coined by researchers David Wood (Nottingham), Jerome S. Bruner (Oxford), and Gail Ross (Harvard) in their 1976 report, … Continue reading Instructional Scaffolding: A Definitive Guide