Unformatted text preview: to learning include: • Adults entering a new learning experience may be anxious and lacking in confidence. • Adults who are anxious or unsure may exhibit dependent and even child-like behaviours. • Adults have numerous commitments and responsibilities outside the learning environment. • Adults have well-established values and attitudes which may be resistant to change. • Adults may have negative past associations with learning. • Adults often come to a learning situation as a result of a dilemma or life crisis. • Adults who have been required to engage in learning may be resistant to learning....
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- Fall '05