GUIDED PARTICIPATION By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 Process where the influence of social partners and social cultural practices combine to give support and direction to children and learners. Occurs with explicit instruction and routine activities. GUIDED PARTICIPATION: "Guided participation is how we all learn." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE ACQUISITION SUPPORT SYSTEM (LASS) PSYCHOSOCIAL APPROACH SOCIAL INFLUENCE SOCIAL FORCE KIDS' CULTURE SOCIAL INFLUENCE SOCIAL CHANGE OPPORTUNITY CLASS SECONDARY GROUP CASEWORK Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GUIDED PARTICIPATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/guided-participation/ (accessed March 27, 2020).