Adult learning principles

adult_ed_principlesIt’s really important as an educator to know how adults learn. That leads on to how their behaviour changes if you apply (Adult Learning) Principles in your program.

Yolande Presland quote from podcast on the importance of adult learning (5:11)

Here are some links to information about the principles of adult learning. This is called, ‘andragogy’. When we talk about ‘pedagogy’ this refers to how children learn.

You can try and find out what your preferred learning styles are. How might you use this knowledge in your programs?

I quite like this one as a simple intro:

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