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Do adult students on full-time courses suffer from stress Hypothesis
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In general, adult students enrol in higher education courses in order to fulfil family responsibilities and to enhance their career or job opportunities. These two factors then are the major sources of stress and also fulfilment to an adult student. Stress defined by Selye as… ss” (from the Latin dis = bad, as in dissonance, disagreement), and “eustress” (from…
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Motivation and Retention of Adult Online Sophomore Students
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Before considering the other aspects of the proposal, it is important to analyze the issue of increased number of ‘dropout of sophomore students’ in the… The purpose of the study is to find out “Why the level of adult online dropout is increasing and how to motivate and retain the adult online sophomore students?” Various issues that may lead to an online…
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Special education programmes in preparing students for the adult world
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The paper explains how special education programmes can help in preparing students for the adult world. Special education programmes play a very significant role in improving the academic performance of students with disabilities, it is also important for these programmes to equip disabled students with skills, to help them face the challenges of the adult world. …
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Motivation and Retention of Adult Online Sophomore Students
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Motivation and Retention of Adult Online Sophomore of Author Author’s Affiliation Author Note Author note with more information about affiliation, research grants, conflict of interest and how to contact Motivation and Retention of Adult Online Sophomore Students Introduction: This paper proposes a research study on the topic of “Motivation and Retention of Adult Online Sophomore Students”.…
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THE CORRELATION BETWEEN ACADEMIC PERSISTENCE AND DEMOGRAPHICAL OUTCOMES IN POST SECONDARY ACCELERATED ADULT EDUCATION STUDIES
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The Correlation between Academic Persistence and Demographical Outcomes in Post Secondary Accelerated Adult Education Studies Name Institution Date Adult Learner Academic Persistence Academic persistence among adults can be defined as the period of time that adults spend in attending classes or tutorial sessions.… The presence of high attrition within these…
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Development of Adult Education
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The development of adult education is a key concern in the present world since they form part of labor that is to be utilized in the market. They also undergo learning activities based on the fact that they need to earn new skills overtime, so as to allow them change with the market trends.… Development of Adult Education He defined that educational…
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Adult Educator Interview and Paper
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He is a trained personnel who trains new employees on a number of companys values and norms. He is well-trained for his position and has two years experience in the job. I… trial trainer obtained a post graduate diploma in industrial training arming him with relevant skills to offer excellent industrial training to employees. He began practicing human…
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Positive and Negative Aspects of Adult Education
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Survival in recession has become difficult around the globe. This boom has not only affected the professional lives of people but also disturbed them both physically and mentally. Under strained circumstances, one has to strive hard to earn for living and for meeting the future needs.… Therefore, they are now focused on acquiring education and on making…
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Adult Education Theory and Practice at the College Level
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Without appropriate paradigms of useful strategy for teaching and learning in adult education, universities and colleges will keep on facing difficulties.One of the major challenges to higher education is dealing with the stereotypes about adult learners. … The rationale for these stereotypes is fully embedded. Nevertheless, to the extent that they have a…
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ADULT DEV SLP2
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This is because an adult has a self concept; he/she views him/her self in a certain way and wish to proceed further in their lives to… Thus when an individual turns into an adult he should not be taught, guided and directed as children. Secondly, when an individual enters into adulthood, they have captured huge amount of experience and information and this…
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Adult Learner
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MacKinnon Slaney discusses in article 'the Adult Persistence in Learning Model:a road map to counseling services for adult learner' that Learning approach puts light on individual matters of an adult learner such as the Adult Persistence learning procedure issues… The objective of Slaney's piece of writing is to clarify (1) why conventional adult development…
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Analyzing Falculty Characteristics in Adult Learning
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Knowles, Holton and Swanson (2011) denote that the principle of online education has seen an increase in the number of adults who are using it, for purposes of pursuing education. On this basis, Hermans, Kalz and Koper (2014) denote that it is necessary to design online… This paper is an examination of the various characteristics in which a faculty member…
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Researching the Field of Adult Learning
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It is based on this belief that adult education is currently regarded as an educational practice that aims at active participation of adults in… ESL hereby stands for English as a Second Language. In other words, adult education system is more popular as a distance education. However, distance educational system is considered as one of the rapidly emerging…
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Adult Educator
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Teachers play a central role in the training of the adult learners.Thus, as an outstanding teacher is required to be enriched with a wide range of qualities.This ought to work in line with his/her duty to realize the main goal.… It is true that being an adult educator is an extraordinarily diverse job marked with different forms of work domains and different…
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Adult Education Trends
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discusses the growth in emerging community colleges across the West, notably the U.S, in light of contemporary social, demographic and economic environment in the U.S (Worth & Stephens, 2011)(Appendix 1). According to… This changing demographic trend has led the community colleges to revamp their educational methods and offerings in order to ensure that adult…
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Investigating the Relationship between Academic Persistence and Age, Gender, Ethnicity and Transfer Credits
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The literature review examines the relationships that exist between academic persistence and age, gender, ethnicity and the transfer credits among adult learners who are joining the adult education programs.… Adult Learner Academic Persistence According to previous reports, the retaining of adult learners in programs and institutions on adult education has…
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Critique One Empirical Article Relating to Adult Education
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This essay will provide a critique on the article “The Effects of Listening While Reading and Repeated Reading on the Reading Fluency of Adult Learners” by Winn et al. (2006). The source will be provided, followed by the summary, implications for education, and personal opinions. … Winn et al. (2006) wanted to test if two reading strategies applied to children…
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Managing Time As An Adult Learner
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The college syllabus is usually too wide, and students spend a large chunk of their time tending to their studies. In addition, studies can be demanding sometimes, and a student may need to put a lot of effort to understand a… Poor time management may result in poor academic performance, poor work performance or deterioration of familial relations. In such a…
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English as a Second Language for Adult Immigrants (The Domain is Adult Education)
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English effectually and recognize the business and social culture as well as environment. However, many other immigrants find it difficult to speak and understand properly in English language. … With the increasing number of adult immigrants in the USA and Canada, English language becomes a significant issue for people. Immigrants need to adjust with the…
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Learning Disabilities in Adult life
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This is especially true for those suffering from AD/HD. It is very important that peers, family members and scholars have a thorough understanding and diagnosis of the learning disabilities… t, most challenged adults suffer from depression and, hence, it is or utmost urgency to monitor behavioural and cognitive patterns (Mattek & Wierzbicki, 1998). Another…
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Online Education is Effective For Adult Learners
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Online education is one of the types of education that falls under the category of distance learning. This writing will pay emphasis to the issues and benefits of distant learning and why this learning method is considered effective by the adult population. … As the report stresses importance for distance learning has been realized and has led to increase in…
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Adult Learners Postsecondary Academic Persistence
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Adult Learners Postsecondary Academic Persistence Q.1 It is evident that the last three decades has witnessed an increase in registration or enrollment of mature students. At the present, there are over 12 million students in U.S.… Actually, most community colleges rely on mature students with most of them learning part-time and staying outside the school. In…
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The value of role modelling: Perceptions of undergraduate and diploma nursing students
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This paper attempts to undertake a careful description of the two most essential readings in nursing education and they are "The value of role modelling: Perceptions of undergraduate and diploma nursing students" and "A Review of Preceptorship in Undergraduate Nursing Education: Implications for Staff Development." … This paper attempts to undertake a careful…
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Adult Learning Theory - Self Regulated Learning
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Adult learning per se may not be an insurmountable challenge, as the educational psychologist T.C. DeWitt (2003) points out but, adult teaching… that the problem of adult teaching-learning stems from the multitudinous concerns and responsibilities which adults have to grapple with (DeWitt, 2003; Manning, 2003; Michelson, 1996; Wilhelm, 1997). The child is a…
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The factors that students use when selecting which University to attend
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University selection is one of the key choices in young adult students. Although most young adult students take university expenditures, parental wishes, and peer location into contemplation, there are also other significant factors that might not be ignored in the university choosing process. … For researchers to reach an understanding of university choosing…
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