adult education

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to adult education: Andragogy
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to adult education

a course (via lectures or correspondence) for adults who are not otherwise engaged in formal study

References in periodicals archive ?
Another result of the OVAE/OSERS coordination conference was the signing of a Coordination Policy Statement between the Office of Vocational and Adult Education and the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services.
The global outlook series on Adult Education provides a collection of statistical anecdotes, market briefs, and concise summaries of research findings.
The specific objective of this assignment is to support the strengthening of lifelong learning system by continuing the development and strengthening of the national vocational education and training and adult education systems.
For Grade 12 pupils in the literary stream, whether they are home schooled, enrolled in adult education centres or pupils at public schools, the examinations will run from November 26 to December 12.
GED Testing Service is excited to join organizations across the country celebrating National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week," said Nicole M.
As we are celebrating history perhaps this is a good time to reflect on where adult education came from and on the way in which this particular building grew out of public subscription.
A good deal of it is still there in the North East - thanks to the determination of several local authorities, the Workers' Educational Association, Sunderland University's Centre for Lifelong Learning, U3A and some surviving voluntary adult education centres - but it often comes with new strings.
Cllr Tim Sawdon (Con, Wainbody), Coventry City Council's cabinet member for culture, leisure and libraries, said: "This report provides an excellent verdict on the adult education service.
8 million from the Department's Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE).
For a complete list of weekend and specialist short courses available, contact Billingham adult education office by email adulted@stockton.
Part of Krieger's "Professional Practices Series in Adult Education and Lifelong Learning" and specifically intended for faculty and students in adult education graduate programs and other "Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages" preparational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels targeting mature learners, Teaching Adult English Language Learners by ESL educator Richard A.
PEOPLE who have vowed to take up a new hobby in 2006 need look no further than their local adult education class.
The after-school and weekend classes will be funded through an adult education program open only to the Grant students.
Adults hoping to improve their career prospects will be lining up to try one of the courses in North Tyneside's adult education prospectus.
And there will be a display of more than 300 photographs of people from all over Cardiff, along with their views on adult education.
Full browser ?