Adult Learning

Articles from Vol. 22, No. 3, Summer

Case Studies and Activities in Adult Education and Human Resource Development
Case Studies and Activities in Adult Education and Human Resource Development by Steven W. Schmidt. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing Inc., 2010, ISBN 13: 978-1617350733. Soft Cover, 198 pages. Steven W. Schmidt presents the history of the...
Developing Community Expectations: The Critical Role of Adult Educators
The quality of life in a community is directly tied to the capital available to its citizenry. The idea of capital refers to the resources related to the population--the wealth, the open-minded nature of individuals, the potential for jobs and putting...
Educating College Students of the Net Generation
Faculty and administrators of higher education today face a challenge with their student populations, many of whom are part of what is known as the net generation. Gloeckler (2008) termed the group as "millennials", those born between 1980 and 2000,...
Effective Training for Millennial Students
A generational shift is occurring in training environments worldwide, a shift that promises to bring with it a dramatic and long-lasting impact. Just as years ago, those of the Baby Boomer generation passed the torch to Generation X, today the process...
Empowering Women through Literacy." Views from Experience
Empowering Women Through Literacy." Views from Experience by Mev Miller and Kathleen E King (Eds.). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing, 2009, ISBN 13:978-1-60752-083-2. Soft cover, 322 pages. The varied chapters of Empowering Women through...
Policy Review on Adult Learning: The Adult Non-Formal Education Policy of Mali, West Africa
This article covers the issue of policy development on adult learning in Mali, West Africa. On January 2007, the Malian government adopted a policy document termed Adult Non-formal Education Policy Document. The document was intended to regulate the...
Swapping Cultural Packages Back and Forth: Stories of Two Latino English Language Learners
My recent service learning project has provided me a lens through which I have examined many things about Latino English Language learners (ELLs) that I did not know before. My mission began with an email to the local community English as a Second...
The Foreign City as Classroom: Adult Learning in Study Abroad
To live and work in today's global community, adults need to develop an intercultural responsiveness and flexibility in order to interact sensitively in situations involving international cultural contexts, practices, beliefs, understandings, and communications....
The Handbook of Race and Adult Education: A Resource for Dialogue on Racism
The Handbook of Race and Adult Education: A Resource for Dialogue on Racism by V. Sheared, J. Johnson-Bailey, S. A. J. Colin III, E. Peterson, S. Brookfield & Associates. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2010. ISBN 978-0-470-38176-2. Hardcover,...
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