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The AMP and its explanation for those who are only moderately literate. Fun Pictures!

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  • 1. TheAMP
    The Andragogy Modified Project
  • 2. Education
  • 3. Education
    Focused on Teacher
  • 4. Education
    Focused on Teacher
    And on Material
  • 5. Education is more than that.
  • 6. Education is a social process.
    Education is growth.
    Education is, not a preparation for life; Education is life itself. 
    -John Dewey-
  • 7. not just Specializing
    Education is
    Education is Questioning
    Education is the AMP model
  • 8. "You belong to a church that teaches the importance of education. You have a mandate from the Lord to educate your minds and your hearts and your hands. . . . There can be no doubt, none whatever, that education pays. Do not short-circuit your lives. If you do so, you will pay for it over and over and over again."
    -—Gordon B. Hinckley, “A Prophet’s Counsel and Prayer for Youth,” 
    Ensign, Jan. 2001, 4, 7 
  • 9. We focus only on this part
    "You belong to a church that teaches the importance of education. You have a mandate from the Lord to educate your minds and your hearts and your hands. . . . There can be no doubt, none whatever, that ------------------- Do not short-circuit your lives. If you do so, you will pay for it over and over and over again."
    -—Gordon B. Hinckley, “A Prophet’s Counsel and Prayer for Youth,” 
    Ensign, Jan. 2001, 4, 7 
    education pays
  • 10. What we “get” out of College
    Earning Power
    Job Aspects
    Prestige
    Promotions
  • 11. Education is more than just specializing for a career. It is learning to learn.
  • 12. “Education is not so much the filling of a bucket as the lighting of a fire.”
    -Dieter F Uchtdorf “Two Principles for Any Economy”
  • 13. So What?
  • 14. The AMP
    model will help you light your own fire for learning
  • 15. Without the AMP
  • 16. With the AMP
  • 17. What does the
    Andragogy Modified Project even mean?
  • 18. Andró= man
    Ágô= to lead
    Andragogy:
    Learning without teacher control. Opposite of Pedagogy.
  • 19. Pedagogy:
    País=child
    Ágô= to lead
  • 20. Pedagogy:
    Experts Teach. Non-experts say little.
    Teacher
  • 21. Andragogy
    All have input, share learning experience together
    Teacher
  • 22. The AMP 3 aspects:
    1) Small study groups
    2) Group meetings once a week
    3) Independent Learning
  • 23. 1 2 3
    Small study groups
  • 24. Learn new things as you review what you learn in class or from reading.
  • 25. Rules of Groups:
    1) 5-6 people
    2) different majors (at least emphasis)
    3) everyone asks questions
    4) everyone teaches what they are learning about
  • 26. You decide:
    how often you meet
    3 times a week
    2 times a semester
  • 27. where you meet
    You decide:
    Top of Mt. Everest
    Library
  • 28. You decide:
    what you talk about
    String Theory
    Shakespeare
    Who has more Facebook Friends
  • 29. You decide:
    how long it takes
    Length of world’s Longest Movie: Cinématon
    (6 days and 6 hours)
    A few minutes
  • 30. So what?
  • 31. “Teach other students individually and in groups”
    –BYU-I Learning Model
  • 32. “To teach is to learn twice.” 
    Joseph Joubert, Pensées, 1842
  • 33.
  • 34. When you teach others who don’t have the same class you see what holes need to be filled in.
  • 35. 1 2 3
    Group meetings once a week
  • 36. Presentations on Topics that people are passionate about!
  • 37. Possible Topics:
    Psychobiology and Homework:
    How to let your brain do the work
    Muslim and Mormons:
    More Similar than Different
    You-Tube: A History
    Anythingyou are excited about!
    (Keep it Clean!)
  • 38. 1 2 3
    Independent Learning
  • 39. The main focus of the AMP is to learn that you can learn whatever you want whenever you want.
    Or not.
  • 40. “The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.”
    -Albert Einstein
  • 41. X
    Pedagogy:
    País=child
    Ágô= to lead
  • 42. TheAMP
    The Andragogy Modified Project
    Where Passion Meets Learning!