What you need to know about adult learners

Our friends at the Tomorrow’s Professor blog offer some really useful context for teaching adult learners.  Here’s Rick Reis’s introduction to his post.  Click the link above to read his excerpt from the Brocket book and the link below to buy the book with a Tomorrow’s Professor discount!

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Folks:

The posting below, a bit longer than most, describes a dozen tips for working with adult learners. It is from Chapter 4 – A Dozen Things You Need to Know about Adult Learning, in the book, Teaching Adults: A Practical Guide for New Teachers, by Ralph G. Brocket. Jossey-Bass, San Francisco. © 2016 Wiley Periodicals, Inc., A Wiley Company. One Montgomery Street, Suite 1200. San Francisco, CA 94104-4594 www.wiley.com All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission.

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Regards,

Rick Reis

reis@stanford.edu

 

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