Core Beliefs Info Sheet (Worksheet) | Therapist Aid. The motivations to learn evolve as you become older; and for an adult educator, teaching can be even more difficult without a basic understanding of adult learning theory. Malcolm Knowles, a pioneer in adult education, popularized the concept of five teaching strategies for .
Jan 23, · What are the core beliefs about adult learning and development that guide your practice as an adult educator? This is the question that our facilitator posed for us for Week 1 of a course on 'Adult Learning and Development ' that I am undertaking with the University of Victoria as a part of the 'Certificate in Adult and Continuing Education/CACE' program. Mar 02, · One of the things most effective teachers do is create an education philosophy where they identify their core beliefs about teaching and learning Author: Liz Dwyer.
As suggested above, the current classifications of philosophies in adult education such as those provided by Elias and Merriam (, ), as well as Merriam (), and Zinn () may not be as useful and meaningful for adult education practice as alternative ways of conceptualizing the connections between our beliefs and practice.