Cohort Programming and Learning: Improving Educational Experiences for Adult Learners

Cohort Programming and Learning: Improving Educational Experiences for Adult Learners

by Iris M. Saltiel, Charline Smith Russo
     
 
A cohort consists of a group of students who enter a program of studies together and complete a series of common learning experiences over a period of time. Designed as a practical guide for faculty, administrators, and students, this book addresses the concerns, issues, and questions pertaining to cohort-based programs for adult learners. Chapters introduce and

Overview

A cohort consists of a group of students who enter a program of studies together and complete a series of common learning experiences over a period of time. Designed as a practical guide for faculty, administrators, and students, this book addresses the concerns, issues, and questions pertaining to cohort-based programs for adult learners. Chapters introduce and define the concept, and delve into components of a cohort program, such as needs assessment, curriculum development, and teaching-learning strategies. Final chapters deal with implications of using a cohort model for educational programming.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575240190
Publisher:
Krieger Publishing Company
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Series:
Professional Practices in Adult Education and Human Resource Development Series
Edition description:
ORIG ED
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.65(d)

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