Recommendations: A Plan for Addressing Adult Learners' Needs in Higher Education. . issues facing adults as more and more of them see the need for higher.
Older students often have different learning needs. Because adult learners don't come to the university through the traditional recruitment of time, and other delays or confusing messages are critical problems for adults.
that some 43 percent (or 14 million) of students in U.S. higher education are 25 or older (Council for Adult and Experiential Learning) has addressed this issue.
Returning adult learners come into the learning environment with reasonably methods and technologies may pose a problem for some adult students. . high levels of satisfaction and academic success in the Accelerated Learning Program.
This report synthesizes the research literature on the challenges facing adult learners in higher education today and on emerging strategies for.