Considering culture in the selection of teaching approaches for adults
Series or Serial: ERIC digest; no. 231
Publisher: The Ohio State University
Published At: Columbus, OH
Date Published: 2001
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 Ohio 43210
Material Type: Information Analysis
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 4 p
Subjects: Adult Education; Culture; Culturally Relevant Education; Cooperative Learning; Experiential Learning
This Digest examines the different dimensions of culture that are relevant to the adult learning context in the United States, including both the personal cultures of learners and educators and the culture of the larger social political environment. Instructional approaches that take culture into account are described. References are given.
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