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Adult Learning

This site, from the Department of Justice provides information about adult learners and how they learn. As the authors... see more
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Author: National Victim Assistance Academy 2002 Instructor
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 05, 2013
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How do you use your time?

This is a section of a website that supports distance learning.  There is some material here that discusses how you use your... see more
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Author: Ohio Higher Tech
Date Added: Feb 12, 2013 Date Modified: Sep 22, 2013
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Adult Characteristics

The authors present a concise list of the differences between adult and child learners. They define an adult learning... see more
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Author: Joe Cave
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Jun 10, 2009
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Adult Learners in Higher Education

This article from Penn State discusses some characteristics of adult learners and provides some hints on how to teach them. ... see more
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Author: Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Mar 09, 2011
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Learner-Centered Psychological Principles

This article focuses on 14 psychological factors that are primarily internal to and under the control of the learner rather... see more
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Author: Task Force and Work Group
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Nov 30, 2011
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Learning Styles: Fact and Fiction – A Conference Report

This is a blog in which Derek Bruff reports on his experience at the annual Lilly Conference on College Teaching at Miami... see more
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Author: Derek Bruff
Date Added: Mar 08, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 25, 2011
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Navigating The Bumpy Road to Student-Centered Instruction

This article discusses the inevitable "bumps" in trying to institute student-centered instruction from both the student and... see more
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Author: Richard M. Felder, Rebecca Brent
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Nov 30, 2011
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Principles of Adult Learning

Although adult learning is relatively new as field of study, it is just as substantial as traditional education and carries... see more
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Author: Stephen Lieb
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Sep 13, 2013
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Theory and Research-based Principles of Learning

This site provides a list that presenting eight basic principles that underlie effective learning, distilled from research... see more
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Author: Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 06, 2012
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They're Not Just Big Kids: Motivating Adult Learners

This is an article that contains a number of suggestions for how to motivate adult learners. In addition to principles of... see more
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Author: Karen Jarrett Thoms
Date Added: Jul 24, 2008 Date Modified: Sep 12, 2013
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