ERIC Number: ED213824
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Adults!! Training Materials for Adult Education Staff Development.
Levine, S. Joseph; And Others
This learning packet consists of a leader's guide and handout materials, for conducting inservice workshops on adult learning for adult educators. Twelve modules are included in the binder. Each of these modules is a separate workshop training activity, most of which will take no more than one hour to conduct. Each of the modules includes a complete leader's guide which follows a systematic format: a statement of purpose, time required, an overview of the entire module, the objectives that are proposed for the activity, equipment and supplies needed, optional modes or ways to present the materials, and specific steps to be followed in presenting the workshop. Modules also contain worksheets, handouts, note taking guides, or transparencies that can be duplicated and handed out. In some modules there are also master sheets or keys to worksheets or transparencies. Topics covered by the modules include how we learn; sharing responsibility; finding out more about learner needs; helping the adult learner establish/clarify objectives; learning from others; levels of teaching; personalizing learning; leadinq group discussions; improving group interaction through questioning techniques; evaluation; and helping adults become lifelong learners. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Development, Adult Education, Adult Educators, Adult Programs, Adult Students, Andragogy, Cognitive Processes, Inservice Teacher Education, Leaders Guides, Learning Modules, Learning Processes, Learning Theories, Lifelong Learning, Needs Assessment, Postsecondary Education, Student Needs, Teaching Methods, Workshops
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing.; Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Dept. of Adult and Continuing Education.