ADAPT Program -- Accent on Developing Abstract Processes of Thought


Date of this Version

October 1982


A Piagetian-based classroom instruction strategy to assist students in the development of logical thought was developed by Robert Karplus. It was called the Learning Cycle. The Learning Cycle has been modified for college instruction by the ADAPT faculty. An ADAPT Learning Cycle is divided into three major phases known as Exploration, Invention, and Application.