What Problem will you Help Adult Learners Solve in 2019?
Effective adult teaching solves problems. It improves skills, connects and changes students. In other words, effective adult teaching is the generous work of helping adult students close their learning gaps.
To put it simply, our students might have different immediate needs but they all could use more help with the following skills:
The key takeaway: effective adult teaching promotes autonomy and creation of new knowledge and real skills. Knowledge that students need to succeed in the marketplace. We both can agree, being able to get and keep a job solves lots of problems.
Now, go change your students for the best!
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PS: A few blog posts that you might have missed:
- How to Hit an 80% Adult Student Retention and Completion Rate
- Top Interview Questions to Help You Identify and Select Excellent Adult Ed Instructors from a Pool of Candidates
- One Thing Adult Ed and Workforce Teachers Don’t Do that Makes Learners Quit
- Simple Action Steps that Make Adult Ed and Workforce Teachers Standout (Looking Like Experts on Adult Learning)