Non-Vocational Adult Education

Main objectives of the project are:

  1. transfer of knowledge, exchange of experience and good practices in:
    • adult education systems
    • the effective ways of motivating adults for learning process
    • promotion of lifelong learning among adults
    • valuation criteria for assessing and improving the training system quality (adults education)
    • improving the attractiveness of adult education
    • developing the education / training programs for adult learners with theuse of ICT
    • adjusting diretions of further education / training programs to the needs of adults
  2. increase of administration capacity of organizations offering the lifelong education possibilities
  3. professional development of administrative personnel in the field of effective organization and promotion of adult education
  4. professional development of adult educators, including deepening their knowledge, improving teaching skills, performing tasks and teaching methods and techniques,
  5. increase the active participation of adults in social life
  6. personal development of participants
  7. increase of adaptability and intercultural skills of participants
  8. improvement of language competences of participants
  9. establishment of international contacts
  10. activation of cooperation between organizations or institutions of adult education and training in Europe
  11. promotion of quality improvement and innovation of systems, institutions and practices in the field of adult education and training
Additional topics to discussed within the project:
  • Non-Vocational adult education of seniors: e.g. courses in senior’s homes, universities of the third age (subjects of training, curricula)
  • Non-vocational adult education of people at risk of social exclusion and with limited access to educational offer
  • Non-vocational adult education of immigrants and refugees
  • Factors determining the creation of active and long-lasting circles of hobbies / interests

More information on the project is available on the website.

Project duration: 2017 – 2018