2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 12, 2020  
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EDL 715 - Adult Learning and Professional Development

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: EDL-710
This course will explore the characteristics of adult learners and their unique needs. Current research and best practices in adult learning will inform the activities and discussions in this course. Candidates will be asked to design meaningful professional development opportunities focused on the particular needs of their individual schools and/or districts. These designs will be used as the bases for summer professional develop institutes that will be presented either on the Maryville campus or in the candidates’ local school districts.