logging in or signing up ADULT LEARNERS POWERPOINT ReadySetPresent Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 2626 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (2) Dislike it (0) Added: January 14, 2009 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 1 Presentation Description ReadySetPresent (Adult Learning PowerPoint Presentation Content): 100+ PowerPoint presentation content slides. Whoever adults are, they should be taught by methods which acknowledge and respect the fact that they are adults rather than children. Adults need to be involved in the planning and evaluation of their instruction, their experiences provide the basis for learning activities, and they are most interested in learning subjects that have immediate relevance to their job or personal life. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Program Objectives: (1 of 2) : Program Objectives: (1 of 2) To know the characteristics, needs, and styles of the adult learner. Identify your own style of learning and communicating. To know what to expect from adult learners. To know how adults compare to children. Program Objectives: (2 of 2) : Program Objectives: (2 of 2) To know tools/methods to foster adult learning. How to motivate adult learners. Understand and create the optimal conditions and environment for adult learning. To understand how adult learning leads to organizational success. A Challenge: : A Challenge: Please write a one sentence definition of “Adult Learners” Definition: : Definition: By definition of an adult is someone who has achieved the self concept of being responsible for their own life. Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (2 of 5) : Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (2 of 5) This is known as andragogy and contrasts with pedagogy, the teaching of children (including undergraduates ages 18-22). Pedagogy is teacher-centered and subject-centered, while andragogy is student-centered. Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (1 of 5) : Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (1 of 5) Whoever adults are, they need to be taught by methods which acknowledge and respect the fact that they are adults and not children. What Is Andragogy? : What Is Andragogy? Andragogy consists of learning strategies focused on teaching adults. It is often interpreted as the process of engaging adult learners in the structure of the learning experience. Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (3 of 5) Theory of Adult Education : Theory of Adult Education The term Andragogy was originally used by Alexander Kapp (a German educator) in 1833, and was developed into a theory of adult education by the American educator, Malcolm Knowles. Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (4 of 5) Slide 10: Knowles stated that andragogy (Greek meaning: "man-leading") should be distinguished from the more commonly used pedagogy (Greek meaning: "child-leading"). Theory of Adult Education Andragogy vs. Pedagogy: (5 of 5) More On Androgogy . . . : More On Androgogy . . . Andragogy has been used by some to allow a discussion of the difference between self directed education and taught education. So based on your knowledge, describe in simple terms the similarities and differences between andragogy and pedagogy in relation to instructional design and development? Malcolm Knowles: (2 of 2) : Malcolm Knowles: (2 of 2) Adults are most interested in learning subjects that have immediate relevance to their job or personal life. Adult learning is problem-centered rather than content-oriented (Orientation to learning). Knowles' theory can be stated as four simple postulates: Theory of Adult Education Malcolm Knowles: (2 of 2) : Malcolm Knowles: (2 of 2) Adults are most interested in learning subjects that have immediate relevance to their job or personal life. Adult learning is problem-centered rather than content-oriented (Orientation to learning). 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