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Factors that Motivate Adults to Learn

Studies show that successful learning depends on the learner’s motivation. Therefore, motivating learners is the key to effective teaching. Unfortunately, little effort is made to motivate adults to learn, according to Olusegun Agboola Sogunro (Ph.D.). In his 2014 study, “Motivating Factors for Adult Learners in Higher Education,” Sogunro focuses on the factors that drive adult […]

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Top Motivating Factors for Adult Learners

The UK National Adult Learning Survey (2010) noted that adult learners are more motivated than other groups to further learning. However, researcher Olusegun Agboola Sogunro (Ph.D.) pointed out that not much is done to motivate adults in the classroom.   In his  2014 study, “Motivating Factors for Adult Learners in Higher Education,” Sogunro collected data from

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What Makes Our Adult Student Math Textbooks Unique

Our adult student math textbooks are written by adult educators to help both instructors and students. They provide instructors with relevant, high-quality content to assist them in guiding and engaging their students. For students, these resources can help them stay focused and motivated with easy-to-follow, learner-centered content.  How Our Math Books Help Learners These adult

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Effective Online Methods to Teach Adult Learners

Teaching is a complex process, particularly when the learners are adults. Another complication is teaching in an online environment. It can be difficult to traverse the endless teaching methods out there, find the most effective ones to engage your adult learners, and deliver your objectives in an impactful way online. As an educator, taking advantage

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9 Time-Saving Strategies that Make Teachers’ Lives Easier

Teaching is a hard job. So, time-saving teaching strategies are indispensable to teachers’ success. I have been a teacher for over 18 years, both abroad and in the US. So I know and hang out with lots of fellow teachers. One of the top issues we all agree upon is that paper grading, lesson planning

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How to Foster Adult Students’ Participation in Hybrid Classes

Whether classes are conducted online or in-person, getting learners to participate can be challenging. Hybrid classes prove a different kind of challenge. These allow learners to enjoy the convenience of online classes combined with the richer, more in-depth learning experience from in-person sessions. These hybrid classes generally involve students attending the main part of the

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How to Foster Students’ Participation in Online Discussions

With more classes than ever being conducted online, educators face new challenges to make the virtual space as engaging and inviting as possible. In the absence of physical activity, it makes sense that there should be a greater emphasis on discussion and presentation. Discussions are always interesting, but how exactly do you foster students’ participation

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How to Keep Adult Students Engaged in Online Learning

Perhaps the biggest difference between teaching adults and children is that adults are using their own money to pay for their learning. Therefore, they are more motivated than children to improve themselves. This generally makes adult learners easier to engage, even in online learning, when compared to a class of kids or teenagers who might

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How to Make Decimals Visible in Adult Ed Math Classes

“The decimal number system provides a more powerful method of representing quantity than the systems of whole number and common fractions.”- – Wearne & Hiebert (1986), Procedures over concepts: The acquisition of decimal number knowledge. In addition to making fractions visible in adult ed math classes, it is essential that instructors make the decimal system

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