An adult learner is "a self-directed person, 24 years of age and above whose engagement and readiness to learn is based on the immediate applicability to the.
Adults' motivation to participate in continued education is of immediate interest, as lifelong learning is now considered as the solution to the pressing problems of .
Adult learners and traditional students have many differences - in reasons for continuing their education and in terms of different needs that.
Motivating Adult Learners to Persist. Adults lead complex lives with limits on the amount of time they have to engage in formal learning. This reality, combined.