Jul 14, 2019 · What is the role of adult educators during the "immigration crisis"? I believe it is to teach immigrants to navigate life in the United States. This includes learning to speak English, learning American culture while not giving up their own, acquiring workplace skills, rights and responsibilities of citizenship, civic participation, American.
Adult educator role descriptions found in the literature include the following: teacher, instructor, helper, facilitator, consultant, broker, change agent, and mentor. The literature that speaks directly to the adult educator's role is scanty. A larger body of literature exists, however, that either alludes to adult educators' roles or contains information from which ideas about their roles Author: Susan Imel.
May 25, 2011 · We continue to expect educators to play an active role in learning, but it has become more difficult to characterize exactly what that role may be. In my own work, I have stated that the role of the teacher is to "model and demonstrate." What I have tried to capture in this is the idea that students need prototypes on which to model their own work.Author: Stephen Downes.
An adult educator is one who practices the profession of facilitating the learning of adults by applying the principles of androgogy. The broader term of trainer is sometimes used for an adult educator when listing job categories. However, a trainer is not necessarily an adult educator.
Feb 01, 2014 · Role of the Adult Educator - What does an adult educator do anyways? The development of a description of the evolving roles of the adult educator would be like trying to count the stars in the sky. Would the number vary if you were counting from the North Pole as opposed to the South Pole?.