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Combining qualitative and quantitative data in the EduMAP IDSS

I wrote a blog post on the challenges we have faced during the development of the EduMAP IDSS back in April. A lot has happened since. Many of the original…

How to bring vulnerable young adults to adult education opportunities using social media channels?

One goal of the EduMAP project has been to develop better adult education access strategies for young vulnerable adults using social media. The initial intention in the project proposal was…

Confidence, communication and courage: discussing EduMAP’s findings with ESOL learners in London

Last week, EduMAP’s Natasha Kersh and Nathalie Huegler were given the opportunity to discuss research findings with learners of an ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) programme at an…

Judit Tóth (University of Szeged): Adult Education should be prioritized in Hungary

Judit Tóth delivered the presentation „The shortcomings of adult education and opportunity to become an active citizen” at the Innovation – Innovative, Learning public administration Conference workshop held in Budapest…

Εκπαίδευση για την ανάπτυξη του ενεργού συμμετοχικού πολίτη στην Ελλάδα

Παρόλο που η Ελλάδα έχει αναπτύξει και παρέχει εκπαιδευτικά προγράμματα για ενήλικους οι οποίοι ανήκουν σε κοινωνικά ευπαθείς ομάδες (χαμηλής ειδίκευσης, χαμηλού εισοδήματος, Ρομά, μακροχρόνια ανέργους, ενήλικους με αναπηρίες, μετανάστες…

Learning through Active Participatory Citizenship (APC) in the Greek context

Although Greece has developed and provides educational programmes for adults that are part of socially disadvantaged groups (low skilled, low income, Roma, long-term unemployed, adults with disabilities, migrants, etc.), there…

“How to study the impact of adult education: The EduMAP example”, a new article in the Adult Education and Development journal

Issue 85 (2018) of the international journal Adult Education and Development (AED) looks at the role and impact of adult education from a global perspective. The issue includes the article,…

Ενδυνάμωση και αντίσταση εκεί όπου «συμβαίνει η ζωή»

Η ζωή αφορά στις σχέσεις, έτσι η κοινότητα είναι σημαντική για τη μάθηση. Νομίζω ότι υπάρχει, σε αυτήν την κοινότητα, λογοδοσία. [Οι εκπαιδευόμενοι] γνωρίζουν ο ένας τον άλλον και γνωρίζουν…

Empowerment and resistance where life happens

Life is about relationships; so community is important to learning. I think there is, in that community, accountability. [The students] know one another and know their strengths and weaknesses. ……

Ammatillisen koulutuksen reformi ja haavoittuvassa asemassa olevat opiskelijat

“Sähköasentajaksi opiskeleva Esko Laitinen tappaa aikaa kotona – Opetuksen vähyyteen pettynyt äiti: “En antaisi Eskon asentaa sähköjä kotiini”” (Yle, 9.10.2018) “Ammattiin opiskelevien tyytyväisyys opetukseen on laskenut.” (Amis 2018-kysely, Yle 28.9.2018)…