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What is adult learning and continuing education? Should you go back to school? Get your GED? Your degree? A professional certificate? Explore the possibilities.
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  6. Glossary (7)
  7. Learning with Disabilities (1)
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Frequently Asked Questions About Continuing and Adult Education
Have a question about continuing education or adult education? Find the answer in our handy FAQ.

Should You Go Back to School?
Should you go back to school? School is a serious proposition. Consider these eight questions before going back to school.

What Is Adult Learning?
Thinking about going back to school? Whether it's for your GED, your degree, continuing education, or personal development, knowing the principles of adult learning can make going back to school easier.

Continuing Education Directory - Education/Engineering
This is your directory for professional training in the fields of education and engineering. Find the continuing education courses you need; list the continuing ed. classes you deliver. Check back often. The list is growing, and as it does, we will add additional categories.

Continuing Education Directory - Other Directories
We're happy to help you find the training you need, even if it means sending you to other directories. Stop here first and find the help you need.

What Is Adult Education?
What is adult education? So many adults are returning to the classroom that the term "adult education" has become somewhat confusing. Adult education in the widest sense is any form of learning adults engage in beyond traditional schooling. In the narrowest sense, adult education is about literacy, about adults learning to read the most basic...

Adult Education in Arkansas - GED, ESL, Job Training
Looking for free classes in Arkansas for GED, ESL, or Job Training? We can help you find it.

Adult Education in Arizona
Looking for free classes in Arizona for reading, writing, math, English, and GED? We can help you find it.

Best of Continuing Education 2012
The list of most popular Continuing Education articles of 2012 is in! From ice breakers to lesson warm ups, GED to writing help, we can help you make going back to school easier. We'll even help you make your screen font larger!

Ronald Gross Honored for Achievements in Lifelong Learning
About Continuing Education is proud to congratulate contributing writer Ron Gross for receiving the 2013 Malcolm S. Knowles Memorial Award of the International Society for Self-Directed Learning. Congrats, Ron!

5 Tips for Going Back to School as an Adult
Whether it's finding the money or worrying about tests, going back to school can be stressful for adult students. These five tips will make life easier.

10 Ways to Be a Better Learner
Jeff Cobb believes it is more important than ever to be a lifelong learner. Are you? Here are Cobb's 10 ideas for being a better learner.

10 Things You Ought to Know About Going Back to School
We chose 10 things in Carlette Jackson Hardin's book "100 Things Every Adult College Student Ought to Know," that we think are most important. Do you agree?

Education and Elearning May Be Key to Changing the Future
Education may be the most important key to changing the future according to a study conducted by Harris Interactive for Walden University. Digital technology is No. 2. That means you can change the world through elearning.

Adult Education in Alabama - Reading, Writing, Math, English Language, and GED
Looking for free classes in Alabama for reading, writing, math, English, and GED? We can help you find it.

You Are What You Think
Do you know the secret power of the mind? Do you know how to create the life you want? It's really not a secret. The power is available to every single person, including you. Find out how to get what you want.

Megan Murray Bio
Megan Murray is an About Continuing Education contributing writer. Her experience includes educational publishing, curriculum development, managing online student communities, and writing everything and anything having to do with higher education, technology, and the college experience.

Thomas Nixon Bio
Author Thomas Nixon writes for About Continuing Education about how to choose the best online schools.

Adult Education in Alaska
Looking for free classes and job help in Alaska? We can help you.

Adult Education in California
Looking for free classes in California for reading, writing, math, English, and GED? We can help you find it.

Adult Education in Colorado - Family Literacy
Looking for help with adult education and family literacy in Colorado? We can help you find it.

Adult Education in Connecticut
Looking for free classes in Connecticut for reading, writing, math, English, and GED? We can help you find it.

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Learn how to change text size on your computer screen and save your eyes. I get mail every week from people thanking me for this simple way to change the size of font on your computer screen.

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