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Adult Education Internet Sources

How can federal, state,and local policymakers work together to meet adult education and training demands? The response is briefly based on a combination of readings, personal readings/knowledge, and experience.

Adult education

How can adult educators effectively meet the various needs of baby boomers, learners from diverse cultures, and millennial learners in the same classroom or course?

Adult education and training

What type of adult educational and training opportunities will be needed to meet the demands of the retiring baby boomer population?

Interview with an adult educator corporate trainer

Interview with an adult educator corporate trainer: Synthesizes your findings. Include the following components in your synthesis: a. Background, experience, and training for the position b. Andragogical techniques he/she employs c. Traditional and/or non-traditional instructional models used d. Characteris

Assessment strategy least comfortable with in early childhood education

Choose one assessment strategy you are least comfortable with. Thinking of your own interaction with the strategy, describe what makes it something you feel would enhance your program but you are less likely to choose it. Choose only one strategy. Choices are: authentic assessment, developmentally appropriate assessment, form

Changes in education

Identify the changes that will (may) occur in education and training within the next five (or 10) years. What are the implications of these changes for adult learning?

Adult Learning

How do FERPA and ADA mandates impact adult education and training? Situations that clearly illustrates pedagogy and andragogy. Name several barriers that can affect the adult learning process?

Adult Education and Workforce Experience

Please help with the following problem. Provide at least 200 words. What are the implications of a less experienced workforce on business and the economy? How can adult education and training address these implications?

City Parents Boycotting Added Tests at 2 Schools - New York Times

Please look at the following article(link below) and answer the review questions. City Parents Boycotting Added Tests at 2 Schools - New York Times 1. What background information is given, if any? 2. What is the problem statement? 3. Does the w

Knowles Theory

How does the increasing focus on outcomes in education may or may not be dealt with by Knowles theory? Do outcomes demand more on the part of instructors/teachers?

This posting addresses the adult learning continuum.

This question is considered: The various adult learning theorists bring a variety of perspectives and ideas about how adults learn and the best methods to help them learn. Compare the theorists, from classical to contemporary, on a spectrum that shows how they are different. Plot the theorists on a spectrum of instructor cent

Malcolm Knowles

Explain how Knowles is relevant to the practice of university management education. What is missing from his theory? (250 words)

Problem with research project

Hello, I'm doing research on "father's involvement and children's education". In my research request form I mentioned "Fathers' involvement will be identified by the data outcomes of father-child interactions and children's academic success will be identified by the data outcomes of children's academic achievement including thei

Learning Contracts

What is the relevance of individual learning contracts to the education of adult professionals?

How does andragogy differ from pedagogy?

What is Andragogy? Discuss the main proponent e.g. Knowles, the theoretical assumptions of adult learning, characteristics of adult learners, etc. Can you also provide an article for starters? thank you.