He advanced the theory of andragogy, otherwise known as the methods applied in adult learning. Knowles work on andragogy encompasses six principles focusing on diverse adult motivations. Adult Learners Place Different Value on Education.
With a new audience to understand and target, this article explores the motivation for adult learners returning to education and how to support their learning journey. Working professionals are typically more focused and possess the determination to advance their career.
We all think we have it together at work. But then something happens—an annoying co-worker, a failed project, a company restructuring—that makes us, well.