Humanism - personal growth and development are stressed in this philosophy,
as is self-directness on the part of learners. Teachers serve as facilitators and guide learning processes, find resources, and
remove barriers to learning.
Andragogy - an educational approach characterized by learner-centeredness
(i.e., the student's needs and wants are central to the process of teaching),
self-directed learning (i.e., students are responsible for and involved in
their learning to a much greater degree than traditional education), and a
humanist philosophy (i.e., personal development is the key focus of education).
Related concepts include: facilitated learning, self-directed learning,
humanism, critical thinking, experiential learning, and transformational