Life Long Learning Paper

705 Words Dec 25th, 2012 3 Pages
|Lifelong Learning / Continuing Professional Development |
|[Type the document subtitle] |
|Purdue University Calumet |

Lifelong Learning / Continuing Professional Development

1. What does “lifelong learning” mean to you?

Lifelong learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated" pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Therefore, it not only enhances social inclusion, active citizenship and personal development, but also competitiveness and employability. Lifelong learning is something that we all do, because when you stop using your brain, you start losing brain cells and become senile. I don't have to go to
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As an engineer, I have interest in project management sector. So after my graduation I will do training in project management.
To be successes is the best motivation for me to do lifelong learning. This is the best way to upgrade myself to face the future challenge.

5. Describe a process you use for learning new material.

But while motivation to learn is an in-born capacity, eventually it becomes a personality characteristic largely determined through the process of learning. Self-motivation is the key for learning new things. This is the core requirement to learn new materials. Today learning is really very easy by using the informational technology. By the help of information technology I can update myself very easily. Than apart from the Degree earned from Purdue University Calumet, I will do professional degree related to my job, to increase my standard.

Help myself to structure appropriate study habits: The essential ingredient is helping the learners to find a way to make studying a regular priority in their daily routines. This makes learning more automatic and enjoyable because other expectations or needs are always considered relative to, rather than in competition with, studying.
Help the person to develop an identity as a learner: Identity is a powerful motivational force. People do many things because they literally tell themselves who they are and what to expect from themselves.
Treat the person as

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