Further Exploration of Learning Levels

Understanding how level 0 -3 learnings work has been a revelation for me. All of those profound moments in my life suddenly make sense now because I have a framework and a vocabulary with which to understand them.

My understanding of the 4 levels…

Level 0. An insight or aha! moment. Something clicks.

These are common and facilitated by data or knowledge. More exposure to data or knowledge will create more aha! moments. This is the foundation of the Quantified Self movement: track something that was previously untracked or undertracked and create insights. Food journaling is a great example of this. The new journaler almost always discovers some bad eating habit that they had no idea they were doing. “I eat that many chips!?!” Read the rest of this entry »