Teaching adults is very different from teaching children.  Part of being an effective teacher involves having a clear understanding of how adults learn best and creatively integrating this knowledge into the instructional design.

Explore the methods and techniques of the adult learning process.

Exploring Learning and Teaching in College

Click on this site for access to rich resources. Explore theories of adult education, as well as curriculum, methods and assessment.

Principles of Adult Education/Learning

This Adult Education/Learning online module focuses on the Characteristics of Adult Learning, the 7 Principles for Good Practice in Undergraduate Education and Active Learning.

Showcase 2012 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stephen Brookfield

Showcase 2012 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Stephen Brookfield

Ken Steele speaks about Emerging Trends in Higher Education - Part 1

Ken Steele, co-founder and Senior Vice-President of Academica Group Inc. recently spoke to Humber faculty about the political, economic, social and technological changes facing higher education institutions.

Ken Steele speaks about Emerging Trends in Higher Education - Part 2

Ken Steele, co-founder and Senior Vice-President of Academica Group Inc. recently spoke to Humber faculty about the political, economic, social and technological changes facing higher education institutions.

Ken Steele speaks about Emerging Trends in Higher Education - Part 3

Ken Steele, co-founder and Senior Vice-President of Academica Group Inc. recently spoke to Humber faculty about the political, economic, social and technological changes facing higher education institutions.