Honey and Mumford (Peter and Alan) are best known for their learning
style questionnaire. This self-administered questionnaire determines
your preferred learning style.
Knowing your learning style can accelerate your learning
as you undertake activities that best fit your preferred style.
Knowing your learning style can also help avoid repeating mistakes
by undertaking activities that strengthen other styles For example,
if you tend to “jump in at the deep end”, consider spending
time reflecting on experiences before taking action.
themselves fully in new experiences
here and now
minded, enthusiastic, flexible
first, consider consequences later
to centre activity around themselves
back and observe
take a back seat
and analyze data about experience and events, slow to reach conclusions
information from past, present and immediate observations to maintain
a big picture perspective.
through problems in a logical manner, value rationality and objectivity
disparate facts into coherent theories
aiming to fit things into rational order
on basic assumptions, principles, theories, models and systems
to put ideas, theories and techniques into practice
new ideas and experiment
quickly and confidently on ideas, gets straight to the point