Adult learning best practices

Resources to support adults in making change.

Book Summary

The Power of Habit

This thorough summary of Charles Duhigg's book, The Power of Habit, explains why habits exist and how they can be changed.

Kim Hartman
Curriculum

Cognitive Dissonance: A Critical Tool in Social Justice Teaching

Better understand the importance of provoking and addressing cognitive dissonance in learning. For a quick overview of cognitive dissonance, follow this hyperlink to Pathway 1.

Paul Gorski
Framework

Ladder of Inference

This exercise will help you understand how our beliefs can cause us to interpret information and jump to conclusions without fully processing the facts.

Team Building Activity
Manifesto

On Adult Learning

Discover new approaches for collaboration and team impact geared toward adult learners.

Up With Community
Framework

The Alignment Process

Learn about the obstacles we face when trying to achieve aligned action, as well as methods to overcome them.

C. Kieffer & P. Sirah

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