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EPALE podcast: What is the role of adult learning in active citizenship?

EPALE's Thematic Coordinators discuss how adult learning can contribute to active citizenship.

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As part of EPALE's May focus on citizenship education and active citizenship, EPALE's Thematic Coordinators Andrew McCoshanDavid MallowsGina Ebner and Simon Broek got together to discuss the following questions:

  • What is the role of adult learning in active citizenship (e.g. prevention of exclusion, re-engagement, community building, learning democratic values, removing prejudice)?
  • To what extent is adult learning contributing to active citizenship? Is there a threat to focusing too much on work skills and basic skills through individualised learning pathways? Are we forgetting about the engagement role of adult learning?

 

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