"I have a few traditional college students who take my class as an elective. In Dallas County, if you are 65+ and own property, they get 6 credit hours for free per semester. If I have enough senior adult students for a class, then…"
"Great idea, Michael! Education should be fun at any age.
From your website, it appears you are currently targeting those 65+. I would imagine you could expand your audience to younger adults, too? I like the idea Travis suggested of having a…"
"I believe this is a great idea. So many "adult educators" know little about the differences between the ways children learn and the ways adults learn. When adults enter a class where the teacher employs adult educational principles, they…"
"Cool idea! You could probably even teach classes for people to learn how to use their iPhones, iPads, or lap tops better. Then you could teach a couple classes at a Panera and have the students bring their own equipment. Just an idea. Good Luck"
"Michael -- Sounds like a great idea. My sister and niece are currently in a cooking class, my friend in an art class. I think there are many adults out there interested in fun learning versus boring college classes. For the computer classes, do you…"
"I am writing up a lesson plan on car maintenance to teach as an adult/community enrichment class through the Jr. College. I still have to approach the college board once I have the plan complete. I am using resources from the Govt. printing dept.…"
Looking for feedback on the business idea of adult education made fun for adults. Years ago, I use to teach part-time for a company called “Fun Ed”. The classes were not your typical college class. A class could be 1-3 days, a crash course in some type of topic, like “Computer for Absolute Beginners”, “How to play Bridge”, “Technology for Dummies”, “Start an online business” and many more.I have had my own business before and would be doing some of the training. They paid the instructor…See More
"I have thought of the same idea about doing training videos. You do the videos for free and post them on the net. Once you have a good number of people following you, then it will be easier for you to get advertisers to pay for ads in…"
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