Military Caregiving

Adult Learning Series

Adult Learning Series

Have you ever thought about how your military caregivers, families, service members and colleagues process information?  As helping professionals we tend to take-in information differently as we learn new things and the same can be said for the military families that we serve. By understanding the various learning styles it may help you, the service provider, better connect with families in order to provide the highest quality educational information to meet their individual needs.

The Four Principles of Adult Learning:

  1. (1) Autonomous and Self-Directed
  2. (2) Life Experiences and Knowledge
  3. (3) Goal-Oriented and Relevancy-Oriented
  4. (4) Practical