（河南师范大学 继续教育学院，河南新乡 453007）
Analysis on Experience and Adult Learning
(College of Continuous Education ，Henan Normal University , Xinxiang 453007,China)
Abstract: Experience has been paid much attention and admired in adult learning and it has the educational philosophy, psychology and andragogy theoretical support. Based on experience in practice people created the adult learning problembased learning model, participationin learning model, contextbased learning model and cooperative learning model. But there is still a lot of controversy about the nature, scope and the state of the experience.
Key words: experience, adult learning, theoretical study, operating practice, controversy