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Andragogy is NOT Adult Pedagogy

This series of videos explores adult development to promote an expanded understanding of issues and practices in adult education. The video presentations will examine implications of the life course, social exchange theory, social learning theory, intelligence and life span development on adult education.

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Michael Miller
Michael Miller (Faculty)
3 years ago

This material provides a solid background for understanding the issues surrounding how and why adults learn.  The series of informational videos cover a variety theories realted to adult learning nd lifespan development. They make a good distinction between adragogy and pedagogy. It could certainly be used to build a solid foundation for both new and old teachers of adult students.