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Contextual learning is based on a constructivist theory of teaching and learning in which subject matter is related to real-world situations, allowing students to make connections between knowledge and their own experiences. This lesson covers the Absorb - Do - Connect approach to contextual learning, proposed by William Horton.(more...)