Published: Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:12:38 +0000
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZEngage the adults in your classroom on the first day of school by choosing one of these 10 fun introductions for the classroom. Students who are engaged faster, learn faster. Printable instructions.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZAdult ice breaker and team building games for the classroom, conference, meeting, or party that will help your students get to know each other.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZUse this ice breaker to learn why your adult students are in back in the classroom. Are they changing their path in life?
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZTwo Truths and a Lie is a favorite classroom ice breaker. We've got a list of truths and lies to get you started.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZLearn how to change text or font size, bigger or smaller, on your computer screen and many devices.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZTwo Truths and a Lie is a fun and humorous ice breaker for introductions in the classroom, at a meeting, anywhere.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZPlay People Bingo in the classroom or at a meeting to make introductions more fun or to energize your students. Instructions and game card ideas!
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYour assignment is to write a personal essay. Do you remember how? You can do it well with these 8 tips for writing a personal essay that shines.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhat is GED? Learn about what GED is, how to get started, and where to find testing info.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYou can write an essay in 5 steps, and we'll show you how, including topic ideas and examples.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThe teacher of adults has a different job from the one who teaches children. If you're teaching adult students, it's important to understand the five principles of teaching adults. It's important to know how adults learn.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZBegin lesson plans with a five-minute warm up or ice breaker and help your students focus more quickly on a new topic, open up creative thinking, and apply learning in new ways.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZLike speed dating, here's a game to get your students up and mixing and getting to know each other.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZLesson plans for continuing education are easy to write when you know how. Follow these instructions for easy, effective course design.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZFinding GED and high school equivalency info for each state can be difficult. We list the links for each state, plus the test offered by each state.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZPeople Bingo, or Human Bingo, is one of the most popular ice breaker games for adults in the classroom and at parties. Get ideas for your own game cards. See our entire collection!
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYou've chosen an online course and are waiting for it to start. Follow these five organization tips and be ready to learn when your class starts.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhere do you get GED records? Every state in the U.S. has official GED records of everyone who earned a GED in that state. Learn where to get a copy of your own GED records or to verify the GED records of a job applicant.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIf you had a magic wand, what would you change? This is an ice breaker game that opens minds and energizes your group when discussion is dead.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWe put all our People Bingo resources into one fun collection for you--rules, how to make your own cards, lots of idea lists. This ice breaker game is perfect for adults in the classroom, at seminars, and at any other gathering of adults.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhen your class stops responding to you, wake them up with one of these active ice breaker games for adults in the classroom.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZHow do you choose a health topic for a research paper when there are so many options? We've got 10 great ideas to get you started.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYou want to go back to school, but what should you learn? If you're going back to school to get a job, or a better job, go back in one of these high-growth job industries.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDo you have an adult student on your gift list? We have lots of ideas for you, from expensive to stocking stuffers, including last-minute homemade ideas.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZNeed a topic concerning women for your essay or research paper? We've got 10 good ones to get your creative juices flowing.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZAre there really free GED classes? Yes, there are, but you need to read carefully. We list several totally free online resources for your GED study.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThis ice breaker is a good adult game to play when the people gathered are strangers, and it fosters team building in groups that already work together.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZUse an ice breaker at the opening of a corporate meeting--large or small--and people will be more comfortable and effective. We have five good choices.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZA snowball fight in the classroom is pure fun, and it's also a great way to introduce students or review a topic. Using paper from your recycle bin makes it even better.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZHelp your students with test prep by playing one of these five games for the classroom.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhat does CEU mean? What are they, who needs them, and why are they so important to all of us.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZMake your own people bingo cards with these easy instructions.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThese 10 steps to conflict resolution will help you keep peace in the corporate office, the classroom, and in your personal life.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDo you know the secret power of the mind? Find out how it can help you succeed in school as an adult student?
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDo you want to study for your GED/High School Equivalency at home? You can. For many, earning a certificate is a private endeavor. If you don't want to attend public adult education classes, you have options.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZNeed more ideas for your People Bingo cards? You'll find lots of them in our People Bingo Idea List No. 2! See our entire People Bingo collection.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhat is professional certification and what's in it for you? Resources for exploring professional job possibilities.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZPractice tests are one of the very best ways to prepare for the real thing. We list 10 places to find free GED practice tests.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZLearn more about the new Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC), an alternative in some states to the GED Test.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZTeaching adults can be challenging if you've got a student who is consistently disruptive. Learn some effective classroom management techniques.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZAre you ready to teach your adult education class? We've got 5 crucial skills to help you, and lots of supporting information.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWe've added another list of lies to get you started playing Two Truths and a Lie. It's a favorite in the classroom for teachers of adults.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZShould you go back to school? We've got 8 questions to ask yourself.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZNeed affordable gift ideas for the adult student in your life? Don't have a lot to spend? We've got 8 affordable gift ideas for students.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZSo many adults are returning to the classroom that the term adult education has become somewhat confusing. Here are a range of definitions.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThe more technology brings us together, the smaller the world becomes. Where in the world is the perfect ice breaker activity for groups of adults.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDo you know how to get what you want? 11 articles that will show you how to get what you want, for free!
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIt's easy to get stuck in a routine, but is that the life you want? Be inspired to change your life with 8 motivations to create the life you want.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhat's on the computer-based GED test? We've got info and resources for you.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZList no. 3 of fun ideas for the People Bingo cards you make yourself for classes, meetings, conferences, or parties. See our collection, plus how to.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThis is your GED/High School Equivalency overview, with info about prep, online resources, courses, practice, and the big test - everything you need to know.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWrite your goals in the SMART way and you have a much better chance of achieving them. We show you how to do it the Peter Drucker way.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZFind good places for GED practice before you sit down to take the test. GED practice doesn't have to be scary. Here are 5 ways to get helpful GED practice.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZExpectations are powerful, especially when you're teaching adults. Make sure you know what your students expect with this ice breaker game for adults.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZNeed ideas for playing Would You Rather...? We have lists of them! This is a great classroom game for energizing students or inspiring conversation. Come on over!
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZHow is adult learning different from traditional learning? Knowing the principles of adult learning can make going back to school easier, whether you're going back for your GED, degree, continuing education, or personal development.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIf you had to describe yourself in three words, which three would you choose? Learn more about the people in your classroom.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIf you wish you had your college degree, stop wishing. Follow these steps, no matter how old you are, and get started on, or complete, your degree.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhich one do you use: 1. Me and Tim/ Tim and I. 2. We Was/We Were. 3. Had Ran/Had Run. 4. She Don't/ She Done. 5. It's Broke/It's Broken. Why?
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYou've decided to go back to school. Dare to be the best student you can possibly be. Here are 10 ways to be a great student.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZTable Topics make a wonderful classroom game for adults. Use them any time you want to stimulate creative thinking and meaningful conversation. We'll show you how.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZGift ideas for the nontraditional student in your life abound, and they don't have to cost a lot unless you want them to.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThe hero, armed with gifts from a mentor, agrees to face the journey. This is the crossing from the ordinary world into the special world.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZPlaying People Bingo during the holidays? We have Christmas ideas for your bingo cards.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYour assignment is to write a research paper. Do you know how a research paper differs from other papers, say an essay? We show you how in 10 steps.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZPeople Bingo is the most popular classroom ice breaker game for adults. Modify it for your next girls' night out with this easy-to-make game card.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZMoney is pretty powerful. Use it as an ice breaker to help the adults in your group get to know each other by playing If You Won the Lottery.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZOnce you make the decision to go back to school, you want to make sure you'll be successful. We chose 8 ways to be successful at school from Lynn F. Jacobs's and Jeremy S. Hyman's book
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZTen study skills for the adult returning to school. Make it easier to balance school, life, work by incorporating these 10 study skills.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZAdults bring to your class or meeting room an abundance of life experience and wisdom. Let the power of story enhance your teaching of adults.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZCarl Jung called archetypes the ancient patterns of personality that are the shared heritage of the human race. An understanding of these forces is one of the most powerful elements in the storyteller’s toolbox.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIs a party game appropriate in the classroom? If it isn't raunchy and you use it as an energizer, it can be. The trick is to choose an ice breaker that won't drive your adult students out of the room, but will energize them. Printable instructions.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWould you rather find true love or win the lottery? This game is perfect for adults in the classroom. Printable instructions and lots of ideas.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZNeed an idea for your next writing project? We'll keep adding to our collection of writing ideas for essays, research papers, speeches, anything!
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZSeveral states in the United States offer students seeking a high school equivalency certificate a choice of tests. How hard is the HiSET exam? We'll tell you.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThere are five good ways to use ice breakers in the classroom that will make you a better teacher of adult students.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZFind out why the elements of the hero's journey make stories more satisfying. Use them writing stories and reading stories of all kinds.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhat's on the 2014 GED social studies test? Find out what you need to know and how much time you'll have to take the test.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZAre you going back to school as an adult? Are you ready? Find out. We've got lots of great stuff for you.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThe hero has adjusted to the special world and goes on to seek its heart, the inmost cave. She is torn apart by challenges and must use every lesson learned.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIn the second part of the hero's journey, the hero is presented with a problem or challenge. For readers to be involved, they need to know the stakes.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThe resurrection is the climax of the story, the last dangerous meeting with death. Upon the hero's return with the elixir, life is truly changed.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhat are the pros and cons of MOOCs? We culled pros and cons of massive open online courses from Nathan Heller's article for The New Yorker, Laptop U.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhen you see a wise old man or woman in a story, think mentor. The mentor is an important part of satisfying stories and the hero's journey.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWrite a learning contract with yourself, comparing current abilities with desired abilities, and determine the best strategy for bridging the gap.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDo you worry about paying for school, finding time for studying, and managing the stress of going back to school? We have 5 tips to make it easier.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZCan you take the GED test online? We have the scoop for you, and lots of resources to help you prep for the GED or high school equivalency test.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZHow do you know which online GED and high school diploma websites are trustworthy? Don't get scammed.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDo you know the elements that make stories satisfying? Understanding the hero's journey is important for both writers and readers.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZThe hero seizes the sought-after prize, the reward, and starts on the road back home. But the journey home will not be easy.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZPeople Bingo, or Human Bingo, is one of the most popular ice breaker games for adults in the classroom and girls' nights out. Get ideas for your own game cards. See our entire collection.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZListening is a study skill most of us take for granted. Test your listening skills and then start practicing active listening in the classroom. It's where your studying begins.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZWhen most of your time is spent balancing school, work, and life, a break from it all can be the best gift of all for adult students. We have 5 ideas.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZYou may have people in your group who hate the name game so much they will still remember names two years from now! These icebreakers work.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZHow hard is the TASC high school equivalency test? Jinhee Noh spells it out for you.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZGet your GED/HSE with help from this list of resources and tips about the GED, from state requirements to what's on the new computer-based test.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZBeach Ball Buzz can help people open up and get to know each other with these probing questions.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZDelaware has an abundance of resources available to help adults learn. It's truly impressive. We've gathered a list for you. If you're an adult learner in Delaware, lucky you!
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIf you think earning a GED makes you a loser, take a look at our list of celebrity dropouts who earned a GED. You, too, can be successful with a GED.
2016-12-04T11:12:38ZIf your studies as an adult student involve a lot of reading, how do you find the time? You learn to read faster with these 10 easy tips.