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Adult Learning

Author: Jody Waltman

In this lesson, students explore the history and importance of adult learning and adult learning theories.

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Notes on "Adult Learning"

(00:00 - 00:29) Introduction

(00:30 - 02:35) Teachers as Adult Learners

(02:36 - 03:54) History of Adult Learning

(03:55 - 06:33) Adult Education

(06:34 - 07:49) Adult Learning Theories

(07:50 - 09:19) Adult Learning & Teachers

(09:20 - 09:58) Stop and Reflect

Additional Resources

The Adult Learning Theory - Andragogy - of Malcolm Knowles

This article by Christopher Pappas provides a comprehensive overview of Malcolm Knowles' Adult Learning Theory. It also provides the most recent thinking about working with adult learners in training situations.