Jean Piaget is on point! We need to stop having children memorize; instead as educators, parents, etc. we need to focus on letting children experience life for themselves and learn through their experiences.
Graphic of the stage theories of Kohlberg, Erikson, and Piaget. (Jean Piaget& Theory of Cognitive Development, Lawrence Kohlberg& Stages of Moral Development, and Erik Erikson& Stages of Psychosocial Development.) Study for ASWB/LCSW!