ERIC Number: EJ621632
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Adult Education as Intercultural Communication.
Fritz, Janie M. Harden; Cini, Marie A.
Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, v10 n2 p53-78 1999
As higher education seeks to meet the needs of a growing population of adult students, tensions are emerging from the gap that exists between the needs of these students and professors' academic preparation. This article discusses how classroom structure, assignments, and policies in classes for adult learners can be configured to manage these tensions and bridge the "cultural gap." (EV)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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