Programs that help to prepare people eighteen years of age and older for post-secondary education, successful careers, and productive lives.
teaching and learning that emphasises the principles of adult learning, also known as andragogy. Adult Learning Inspectorate - reports, both to the Secretary of State for Education and the public, on the quality of education and training received by adult learners and young people in England. They are also responsible for inspecting all publicly funded work-based training for people over 16 and learning for post-19s.
Rockville High School is the regional facility for adult education. Students from Vernon, Bolton, Colchester, Coventry, Ellington, Glastonbury, Lebanon, Manchester, South Windsor, Stafford, Tolland, Union, Regional School District #8, and #19 all come to RHS for adult education classes to get their GED (General Educational Development) - State web site
teaching and learning that emphasises the principles of adult learning, often known as andragogy, as compared to pedagogy, or child-centred learning.
any services or instruction below the post-secondary level for individuals at least 16 years of age, who are not enrolled or required to be enrolled in secondary school under state law
The practice of teaching and educating adults. This is often done in the workplace, or through 'extension' or ' continuing education' courses at secondary schools, or at a College or University. The practice is also often referred to as 'Training and Development'. It has also been referred to as andragogy (to distinguish it from pedagogy). Educating adults differs from educating children in several ways. One of the most important differences is that adults have accumulated knowledge and experience which can either add value to a learning experience or hinder it.
Adult education is the practice of teaching and educating adults. This is often done in the workplace or through 'extension' or 'continuing education' courses at secondary schools, or at a college or university. Other learning places include folk high schools, community colleges, and lifelong learning centres.
"Adult Education" is the twentieth episode of The Golden Girls, originally airing on February 22, 1986.