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This web site primarily focuses on the process of learning academic materials and skills, with an emphasis on... see more

' The following four characteristics are common for successful online students: Basic technical and academic skills,... see more

'While no instrument can predict success in distance learning courses, having a clear understanding of your circumstances... see more

A funny story regarding helping individuals use technology and the importance of clarity of instructions.

Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/ijlL3g from the Learning to Teach Online project website.... see more

The authors present a concise list of the differences between adult and child learners. They define an adult learning... see more

This article from Penn State discusses some characteristics of adult learners and provides some hints on how to teach... see more

These presentations provide an introduction of the adult learner. A narrative, along with videos, which include examples... see more

One of 6 learning modules created for the College Educator Development Program - a collaboration of six Ontario colleges:... see more

Deaf Planet's web media site is in both American Sign Language (ASL) and French Sign Language (LSQ). Their site content... see more

Geoscience faculty member Karen Grove (San Francisco State University) discusses her experience applying the principles... see more

A nice set of videos on how to study by Stephen L. Chew, a cognitive psychologist at Samford University. He uses results... see more

This is the first volume in a series on Andragogy and Pedagogy. Introduction to Piaget: The Father of Pedagogy describes... see more

This article focuses on 14 psychological factors that are primarily internal to and under the control of the learner... see more

This is a blog in which Derek Bruff reports on his experience at the annual Lilly Conference on College Teaching at Miami... see more

One of 6 learning modules created for the College Educator Development Program - a collaboration of six Ontario colleges:... see more

This chapter presents the most commonly discussed theoretical models of the search process: the standard model, the... see more

Michigan State University has reviewed hundreds of instructional resources on the Web and selected particularly useful... see more

Although adult learning is relatively new as field of study, it is just as substantial as traditional education and... see more

This is a free online textbook that contains eight chapters. Chapter 1 identifies the elements of teaching style. Chapter... see more

The Mindset Kit was created by The Project for Education Research that Scales (PERTS), a research center in the... see more

Welcome to Theories of Adult Learning. This course explores adult development to promote an expanded understanding of... see more

This is from a Teaching Guide for Graduate Students. It explains the three basic theories of learning: behaviorist,... see more

This is an article that contains a number of suggestions for how to motivate adult learners. In addition to principles of... see more