EDFI 660 Professional Development and Adult Learners

This course will provide literacy specialists-in-training with an in-depth study of research-supported teaching strategies, techniques and methods suitable for adult learners. Participants will explore related topics, such as promoting and sustaining change, examining value-added data for areas of need, analyzing teaching, high-quality professional development, developing learning communities and effective coaching. Participants will be required to develop a series of professional development modules that incorporate strategies and techniques for teaching adult learners.