Vygotsky’s Social Development Theory is the work of Russian psychologist Lev Vygotsky” (1896-1934) this shows us that not many people knew about Vygotsky’s’ theory until it was published to the west.
Vygotsky’s was largely unknown to the west until published in 1962. Vygotsky also developed a term called “Zone of Proximal Development” his thought of this was for children who can’t complete the tasks by themselves. Maria Ferreiro Peteiro (2017 P.30) Bibliography: By Maria Ferreiro Peteiro, Elizabeth Rasheed, Linda Wyatt, Pete Wedlake. (2017) CACHE Technical Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care David L, “Social Development Theory (Vygotsky),” in Learning Theories, July 23, 2014,