Organisations which are self-governing and constitutionally independent of the state, do not distribute profits to shareholders, and benefit to a significant degree from voluntarism. The sector encompasses voluntary and community organisations, charities, social enterprises, and cooperatives.
The period of active retirement, often from age 60-74.
Difficult to attract into formal or non-formal learning and/or not suited by educational provision. (Note: ‘Outreach’ (q.v.) is intended to attract people meeting this description into learning).
Any route by which funding for teaching and learning is channelled to learning providers.
- Stranica 1