Series or Serial: Myths and Realities
Publisher: The Ohio State University
Published At: Columbus, OH
Date Published: 1994
Distributor: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Center on Education and Training for Employment, The Ohio State University
Source Address: 1900 Kenny Road
Source City/State/Zip: Columbus OH 43210
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Subjects: Adult Education; Independent Study
While the concept of self-directed learning is a significant component of the current practice of adult education, there is controversy over its definition and implementation. This ERIC paper identifies some of the myths associated with self-directed learning and explores the realities. References are given.
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