Senior Schooling

A newfound lust for life has retirees seeking out educational opportunities

Implications - Battling diminishing physical and mental capabilities, aging consumers are turning to educational outlets to help maintain a sense of independence. Learning new skills in trade and technology, retirees are actively seeking out opportunities that encourage self-esteem and development, opting for educational services to maintain a sense of autonomy.
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Mild Top 6 Examples: 6,487 Total Clicks May 14 - Oct 14
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Consumer Insight Topics: Life-StagesSeniors
Intergenerational Learning Programs - The Learner Link Lets Seniors & Teens Learn From Each Other
SCORE: 6.4
Warm 2,639 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 14
Intergenerational Learning Programs
The Learner Link Lets Seniors & Teens Learn From Each Other
The Learner Link is an innovative and intelligently designed program that helps senior citizens and high school-aged children to tap into each other’s unique wells of knowledge. Volunteer high... [More]
Complimentary Senior Schooling - Shimer College Offers Free Programs for Post-Retired Individuals
SCORE: 6.3
Warm 1,489 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 14
Complimentary Senior Schooling
Shimer College Offers Free Programs for Post-Retired Individuals
Shimer College is a small liberal institution based in Chicago, Illinois that has begun to offer free programs to seniors. As post-retirement life becomes extended due to longer lifespans, better... [More]
Age Group-Connecting Ads - A Speaking Exchange Brings English-Learning Teens and US Seniors Together
SCORE: 4.6
Mild 922 Clicks Pub: May 8, 14
Age Group-Connecting Ads
A Speaking Exchange Brings English-Learning Teens and US Seniors Together
A sentimental advertisement called ‘Speaking Exchange’ will have you wanting to spend more time with your grandparents. This video by FCB Brazil for CNA language schools shows young... [More]
Seniors' Produce Programs - The Farm to Senior Program Provides Seniors With Fresh Produce
SCORE: 2.4
Untested 361 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 14
Seniors' Produce Programs
The Farm to Senior Program Provides Seniors With Fresh Produce
The Farm to Senior program is a partnership, launched in Franklin County, that aims to provide senior citizens with fresh produce. The organizers of the program are teaming up with the Franklin... [More]
Senior Music Videos - The Waverley Mansion Encourages Activity and Education Through Music Videos
SCORE: 2.4
Untested 467 Clicks Pub: Oct 9, 14
Senior Music Videos
The Waverley Mansion Encourages Activity and Education Through Music Videos
Just for fun at The Waverley Mansion in London, Ontario, Recreation Coordinator, Sarah Urquhart decided that it would be entertaining to put together a senior music video with the residents. The... [More]
Elderly-Educating Tech Programs - Non Profit Organizations Urge Seniors to Learn About Social Media
SCORE: 1.1
Untested 609 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 14
Elderly-Educating Tech Programs
Non Profit Organizations Urge Seniors to Learn About Social Media
With social media among seniors on the rise, Washington’s AARP Foundation has teamed up with nonprofit Older Adults Technology Services for their latest tech program. Launched in collaboration... [More]