What age do you consider to be old? In this video, they posed that question to millennials in a social experiment and asked them to show what “old” looks like. Then they introduced them to some real “old” people. Watch what happens when folks let go of their outdated beliefs and embrace the idea that aging is not about decline, it is about growth.
There is more to learn at any age in life, and there is more to learn from people with different lifespan experience. However, it often happens that people make assumptions based solely on someone’s age, and it is important to shed light on these negative stereotypes and unconscious age bias in adult education.
Indeed, lifespan inspires a very different spin on the possibilities of life, including more opportunities and choices available.