ERIC Number: EJ444223
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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A Case against Mainstreaming Adult Learners in Speech Communication Classes.
Dick, Robert C.; Balmert, Michael E.
ACA Bulletin, n77 p17-23 Aug 1991
Argues against the "mainstreaming" of adult learners into traditional undergraduate speech communication courses. Discusses some successful adult education programs. Distinguishes andragogy, the teaching of adults, from pedagogy, the teaching of children. Recommends developing adult education programs that are more student centered and less directed than are traditional teaching methods. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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