"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or 80. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young." - Henry Ford
In this issue, The Toolbox looks at the unique set of circumstances that distinguish adult learners. Watch the promo video below to get a glimpse into this topic.
The Toolbox series, authored by Brad Garner of the Center for Learning and Innovation, features an online professional development newsletter offering innovative, learner-centered strategies for empowering college students to achieve greater success. The newsletter is published six times a year by the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition at the University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina.
Question: How do you create a supportive learning environment for your students? Please leave a comment below.
Contributor: Brad Garner / Director of Faculty Enrichment, Center for Learning and Innovation
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