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|Adult and Continuing Education: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
Beyond the undergraduate and graduate levels, education has traditionally ceased when students enter the workforce as professionals in their respective fields. However, recent trends in education have found that adult students beyond the traditional university age often benefit greatly from returning...
Technological Applications in Adult and Vocational Education Advancement
Victor C.X. Wang.
While adult and vocational education may be viewed as separate, the training and development in education and the workplace is essential to keeping up with the current page of technologies and information. As technologies, individuals, and the workplace continue to advance, adult learning continues to...
Technology Use and Research Approaches for Community Education and Professional Development
Valerie C. Bryan, Victor C. X. Wang.
As the areas of community education and professional development continue to expand, the technologies that are utilized in these programs are also progressively advancing. However, it can sometimes be difficult to pin-point the best system in such a vast, ever-changing world of technology.
Developing Technology-Rich Teacher Education Programs: Key Issues
Drew Polly, Clif Mims, Kay A. Persichitte.
Though technology is expanding at a rate that is alarming to many skilled laborers concerned for the welfare of their industry and jobs, teachers should feel safe in their position; however, teachers who refuse to adapt to technology will be left behind. Developing Technology-Rich Teacher Education...
E-Portfolios and Global Diffusion: Solutions for Collaborative Education
As information is increasingly gathered online, the issues surrounding the usefulness, organization and interaction with electronic collection have grown in number and scope. E-Portfolios and Global Diffusion: Solutions for Collaborative Education addresses the emerging requirements, concerns and...
Vocational Education Technologies and Advances in Adult Learning: New Concepts
Victor C.X. Wang.
In the current economic climate and global workplace, adult learning routinely comes to the forefront as individuals, companies, and industries strive to adapt at the pace of change. Vocational Education Technologies and Advances in Adult Learning: New Concepts provides a global look at educational...
Encyclopedia of Information Communication Technologies and Adult Education Integration
Victor C. X. Wang.
E-learning has become a major force in adult education on any campus in any country. Since working adults cannot come to campuses for face-to-face meetings, acquiring knowledge through technology, especially Web 2.0’s interactivity, can occur anywhere, at any time. The Encyclopedia of Information...
Adult Learning in the Digital Age: Perspectives on Online Technologies and Outcomes
Terry T. Kidd, Jared Keengwe.
As instructors move further into the incorporation of 21st century technologies in adult education, a new paradigm of digitally-enriched mediated learning has emerged. Adult Learning in the Digital Age: Perspectives on Online Technologies and Outcomes provides a comprehensive framework of trends and...
Online Education and Adult Learning: New Frontiers for Teaching Practices
Terry T. Kidd.
The expanding field of adult learning encompasses the study and practice of utilizing sound instructional design principals, technology, and learning theory as a means to solve educational challenges and human performance issues relating to adults, often occurring online. Online Education and Adult...
International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology (IJAVET)
Victor C. X. Wang, Stephen Brookfield, Patricia Cranton.
The International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology (IJAVET) provides a global look at educational technologies for adult learners with content drawing from theory, research, practice, individual experience, and insight by leading scholars, theorists, and practitioners worldwide....
Integrating Adult Learning and Technologies for Effective Education: Strategic Approaches
Victor C. X. Wang.
As adult learners and educators pioneer the use of technology in the new century, attention has been focused on developing strategic approaches to effectively integrate adult learning and technology in different learning environments. Integrating Adult Learning and Technologies for Effective Education...
Handbook of Research on ePortfolios
Ali Jafari, Catherine Kaufman.
The Handbook of Research on ePortfolios is the single source for comprehensive coverage of the major themes of ePortfolios, addressing all of the major issues, from concept to technology to implementation. It is the first reference publication to provide a complete investigation on a variety of...