Self-Directed Learning


Learning On Your Own

Many people discover that they enjoy learning on their own - in their own way and at their own pace. This is sometimes referred to as "self-directed learning."  To do this successfully, people usually need a combination of motivation, organizational systems, time, and quality education materials. Self-directed learning can also be combined with a traditional education or training program to increase a person's competitive edge in the job market. The more knowledge, skills, and credentials you have, the better.

Most of the tutorials, courses, and curriculi included in the 'For Educators' section of this site, can be used by those interested in learning independently: