Mezirow's concept of perspective transformation: process in which a learner modifies their perspective on an issue or learning experience; seeing issues in a new way. It can change the way one sees themselves or relationships. Role of educator: Use own reflection of learning journey to assist learners with their transformational process. Compassionate criticism to encourage students to question their own reality.
Transformational Learning Theory - Transformation of worldview and therefore an ultimate change in the way one views him or herself. Therefore, the learner begins to see and understand the world in new ways.