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ERIC Number: ED302628
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Pages: 43
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Adult Learning Handbook.
Grigsby, Lindle
This booklet addresses two of the competencies needed by part-time faculty who teach adults. The competencies are adult learning and the need for quality in preparation to assure quality in instruction. The booklet begins with a discussion of just who the adult learners are. The next topic is adult motivation to learn at the beginning, during, and at the end of the learning process. In that connection, the booklet addresses preparation that is related to instructor knowledge of learner orientations, learning styles, instructional methods, and learning situations. Finally, the differences between andragogy and pedagogy are considered. Faculty responsibility is stressed. A bibliography and an index are provided. (YLB)
Continuing Education Division, Brookhaven College, 3939 Valley View, Dallas, TX 75244 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Brookhaven Coll., Farmers Branch, TX.; Brookhaven Coll., TX.