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David Wetzel

10 Education Apps for iPod and iPhone that Support Adult Learning | Suite101.com - 27 views

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    Features and cost of education applications are provided for anyone in search of a way to make their mobile devices useful for learning in higher education.
Patricia Cone

Adult Basic Skills Resource Centre for students and tutors. Home Page - 7 views

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    There are incredible resources connected to this site.
David Wetzel

6 Sources of Free Money for Continuing Education: Available Grant and Scholarship Money... - 2 views

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    Explanations and resources are provided for adults seeking to fund their continuing education through the use of free money provided by grants and scholarships.
David Wetzel

10 Tips for Successful Online Research in Adult Education - 16 views

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    While reading the syllabus for a new course you discovered there is a research paper project. These types of projects often require the need to carry out online research to find sources. The online world is vast, often making such research a time consuming drain on valuable study time. So what do you do? The following top 10 tips for successful online research below will help make time dedicated for research more efficient.
David Wetzel

Top 10 Reasons Why Adult Education is Crucial Beyond High School - 7 views

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    Better employment opportunities and personal development are the leading successes many adults seek when considering enrollment in continuing education.
David Wetzel

The Nontraditional Student Survival Guide to Continuing Education - 4 views

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    Strategies are provided for helping adults who are returning or thinking about going back to school succeed in their academic endeavor.
David Wetzel

What Makes a Highly Effective Adult Education Program? - 6 views

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    What makes a highly effective adult education program depends on how well a school stimulates adult learning. These qualities are influenced by the ever-accelerating advances of knowledge and technology. Also, let's not forget about adults who decide whether they want to continue to learn or not and businesses which must continue to teach and train their employees or slide into obsolescence.
David Wetzel

Society Needs Adult and Continuing Education - 6 views

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    Based on the premise that formal education is confined to the first two decades or so of a person's life and cannot possibly prepare one for the constancy and rapidity of change, lifelong learning becomes an imperative if each person is to cope with the explosion of knowledge, understand societal differences as they evolve, and adapt to the aging process.
David Wetzel

Five Reasons Why Continuing Education is a Positive Career Step - 5 views

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    Many people make a decision about jobs and careers after leaving high school or college, some based on clear goals and others on need. However, there are many varied and often uncontrollable reasons why these initial occupations do not last. This leads to five reasons why continuing education must be considered as a positive investment for achieving success in a chosen occupation
David Wetzel

How to do Well in an Online Class in Distance Education Courses - 13 views

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    Enrolling in a distance education course can raise many concerns, with how to do well in an online class being a leading cause of for this anxiety. Avoiding this apprehension requires a good understanding of the process of using the computers during online classes. This also leads to the need for preparation, planning, and developing an understanding one's ability to learn and study.
David Wetzel

12 Creative Ways to Use iPods and Mp3 Players in Adult Education - 11 views

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    Today there are new creative ways to use an iPod and similar Mp3 players to support learning in adult education programs. These handhelds or portable digital devices were originally developed as a convenient way to listen to music. Now their uses have evolved beyond just music, their new expanded role is providing both audio and video learning applications for education. Online tool and application resources are provided for completing adult education and training programs using internet-based audio and video technology.
David Wetzel

10 Online Programs Which Support Learning in Adult Education - 4 views

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    Free online technologies are changing adult education by offering the ability to use free online tools to support collaboration and completing class work. The list is long in regards to the number of online programs which support adult students in their quest for learning in adult education. The sheer number of these online software programs continues to grow almost daily. A review of several of these programs has narrowed the list down to a few which are beneficial to adult students, because they ease their work load and collaboration efforts with fellow classmates.
David Wetzel

How to Create a Lifelong Learning Network: Continuing Education is Based on Need to Ada... - 10 views

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    Creating a lifelong learning network is essential for adults who pursue continuing education as means to advance their professional career or improve their personal life. Regardless of the reason for continuing one's education, an adult's knowledge needs to continually grow. The changing nature of today's society demands the necessity for gaining new skills, new understandings, and new intellectual orientations throughout a person's life.
David Wetzel

Why Society Needs Adult and Continuing Education - Continuing Education - 5 views

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    Based on the premise that formal education is confined to the first two decades or so of a person's life and cannot possibly prepare one for the constancy and rapidity of change, lifelong learning becomes an imperative if each person is to cope with the explosion of knowledge, understand societal differences as they evolve, and adapt to the aging process.
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