eBook Education Reference Guide: Concepts of Lifelong Learning, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835125
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835121
  • DDC: 374
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers a thorough overview of adult education and the concept of lifelong learning. The following essays introduce a variety of adult education programs, outline the obstacles and challenges that face the adult learner, and highlight the need for more comprehensive research and policies regarding adult education.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Adult Literacy Programs.
2: Industrial & Work-Based Education.
3: Continuing Education.
4: Career Transition Education Resources.
5: Nontraditional Older Students.
6: English as a Second Language for Adults.
7: Citizenship Classes.
8: Andragogy.
9: Adult Learning Theory.
10: Ged Programs.
11: Adult Education Programs.
12: Lifelong Learning.