Learning from Examples: Instructional Principles from the Worked Examples Research

@article{Atkinson2000LearningFE,
  title={Learning from Examples: Instructional Principles from the Worked Examples Research},
  author={Robert K. Atkinson and Sharon J. Derry and Alexander Renkl and Donald W. Wortham},
  journal={Review of Educational Research},
  year={2000},
  volume={70},
  pages={181 - 214}
}
Worked examples are instructional devices that provide an expert's problem solution for a learner to study. Worked-examples research is a cognitive-experimental program that has relevance to classroom instruction and the broader educational research community. A frame- work for organizing the findings of this research is proposed, leading to instructional design principles. For instance, one instructional design principle suggests that effective examples have highly integrated components. They… 

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