adult learners, traditional undergraduate students, Dordt College, student learning, ELEOT observation tool
Students vote with their tuition dollars, and over half may now be classified as adult learners. Focusing on the learner's needs and behaviors means integrating relevant life and work experiences into our courses and addressing all students' need for respect, practical applications, and varied learning tasks.
Holtrop, Steve and Forseth, Eric, "Is It Time to Teach Traditional Undergrads as Adult Learners?" (2015). Faculty Work: Comprehensive List. 192.
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