Dec 01, · The Adult Education Research and Technical Assistance Center (AERTAC) at AIR conducts research and provides technical assistance to states and local programs to improve the adult education system by promoting quality instruction and support services through better professional development, evaluation, strengthening accountability, and increasing the use of promising practices . Jan 02, · Research on Adult Learners in College Classrooms A number of studies have explored the characteristics of adult learners in the college classroom, providing substantial but not unqualified support for the assumptions linked to the theoretical frameworks of adult learning and development described above.
Jan 21, · Adult Education Quarterly (AEQ) is a quarterly scholarly refereed journal committed to advancing the understanding and practice of adult and continuing education. AEQ aims to stimulate a problem-oriented, critical approach to research and practice, with an increasing emphasis on interdisciplinary and international perspectives. Dec 23, · The education of adults embraces variable educational activities for adults as well as the system of institutions granting those activities and putting them into action. Adult education is also termed as further education or lifelong education. Adult education is a social, cultural and also a political phenomenon dixckxx.xyz by: 4.
rows · According to Field (), the research on returns to adult learning is inconclusive. Some Cited by: 1. According to the adult education nonprofit Jobs for the Future, “perhaps the most formidable barrier facing adults with lower than eighth‐grade levels of reading and math is the long time it takes to close the gap between their current skills level and the level needed for college work.”8 Education researchers Barbara Baran and Julie Strawn agree that the length of remediation programs makes it difficult for students to advance into post‐ remediation education File Size: KB.