Adult Learner. It is never too late to advance your current career or start a new path. Many high-demand jobs in Iowa pay good wages and provide benefits for people who have education beyond high school. Education Choices. Earn While You Learn. because the adult learner is a self-directing organism with initiative, intentions, choices, freedom, energy and responsibility (Tough, 197 1, p. 5). A common thread in the literature concerning adult learning is the premise that adult educators or program planners should respond to the needs, interests, and real-life problems of adult learners.
Students at Upper Iowa University have great flexibility and choice through their Online Program or the Self-Paced Degree Program. Adult students have global access with no need to be on campus. The College of Professional Studies program is top-notch and an excellent choice for the adult learner. Classes begin every five weeks, and. ADULT LEARNER. THE CHALLENGE. Mr. Musgrave has an amazing story in that he never finished school, but instead ran off to Korea with the U.S. Marines where he was an aircraft electrician and an engine mechanic. He started flying with the Marines and over the next 55 years accumulated 18,000 hours in more than 160 aircraft. THE SOLUTION.
Welcome to the Iowa Adult Education and Family Literacy (AEL) page. Follow the links below for more information about adult basic education services for Iowa adults and their families, as well as resources and requirements for Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA)-funded program management. Your Future Starts Here. By: UI Health Care Marketing and Communications | 2013.01.24 | 11:15 am. 11. Featured Events.