ERIC Number: EJ384204
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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With More Adult Students on Campuses, Some Colleges Are Adjusting Their Curricula and Teaching Methods.
Watkins, Beverly T.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v35 n19 pA27,32 Jan 18 1989
Increases in the number of older students are prompting some colleges to reconsider the purpose of undergraduate liberal education and adjust curricula and teaching methods to accommodate the more eager, active learners. Adult students may be more directly motivated by rising job requirements and a readiness for liberal arts. (MSE)
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