M02 Operant Conditioning Discussion Boardch the above video. Operant conditioning is an important concept in understanding learning from a behavioral psychology standpoint. Explain the important concepts of operant conditioning. What was Skinner’s influence in developing the idea of operant conditioning? What is the difference between reinforcement and punishment? What do the terms positive and negative mean in the context of operant conditioning. Give at least one example from your life experience in which you were involved with each of the following: positive reinforcement, negative reinforcement, positive punishment, and negative punishment.

Your initial response is due on Thursday. Your response should be in the 300-350 range. References and citations are expected to be used in the process of answering these questions.