Motivating Adult Learners

http://theelearningcoach.com/elearning_design/isd/30-ways-to-motivate-adult-learners/

For those of us who struggle with motivation in the classroom, this is a great resource that is specifically geared towards adult learners. As I read through the list, I could really see that they incorporate Knowles’ theory of andragogy and the characteristics of adult learners. It’s helpful to see how the characteristics are directly incorporated in the teaching tips. Sometimes it can be hard to figure out how to keep the adult learner characteristics in mind when trying to plan a lesson – this really helps!

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