Lev Vygotsky

1896-1934

Country of Origin

Orsha, Belarus

Where work was completed

  • Enrolled in Jewish Public University-studied philosophy and history
  • Graduated from Moscow University-law degree

Developmental area of focus

He saw learning as a social interaction process. His recently work suggests the need for the children to interact socially to learn. Parents, teachers, and siblings aid a child's learning through use of learning.

How it effects parents and caregivers

As a parent, how you talk to your child is how they are going to want to talk. Your child wants to be just like you.