Continuing education: market driven or learner centered?
Series or Serial: Myths and Realities
Publisher: The Ohio State University
Published At: Columbus, OH
Date Published: 1996
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; Program Design; Educational Economics; Adult Learning; Learner Controlled Instruction
This publication looks at the controversy of whether continuing education programs should be market driven or learner centered. The focus is an examination of the issue of whether "market driven" is necessarily antithetical to the principles and philosophy of adult learning. References are given.
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