Adult Learning Theory Vs Experiential Learning

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Adult learning theory and experiential learning are two theories that try to explain and help the adult learner. They explain how and why adults should not be taught the way a middle schooler is taught. Everyone can agree that there are major differences in a ten-year-old child and a thirty-year-old adult. This explains that there teaching and learning experiences should be different also.
Adult learning theory or andragogy is basically what we are doing here online at OCU. Adult learning is basically totally opposite from the way children are taught. Learning is centered around the student not the teacher. The teacher is there to guide and facilitate rather than rule over the students. Adult learning theory also considers the fact that adults
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