Learner centred approaches to adult education in Scotland

University of Glasgow, School of Education
St. Andrews Building (Room 432)
11 Eldon Street
Glasgow G3 6NH
United Kingdom
Thursday, 12 May, 2016 - 02:00 to 16:00

Seminar Series: 

The Adult Learning in Scotland Statement of Ambition states that adult learning should be lifelong, life-wide and learner-centred. This interactive workshop will explore what we understand by a learner centred approach to adult learning and how it impacts on our practice.

The key address will be from Professor Michele Schweisfurth who is Professor of Comparative and International Education at the University of Glasgow. Her research interests include an analysis of learner centred education.

Jackie Howie from Learning Link Scotland sits on the Strategic Forum for Adult Learning and will set the context for the discussion within the development if the Statement of Ambition for Adult Learning.

Lifelong, life-wide and learner centred – thinking about learner centred approaches to adult education in Scotland.

The workshop will take place on Thursday 12th May in: Room 432, School of Education, University of Glasgow St Andrew's Building 11 Eldon Street Glasgow, G3 6NH

The Workshop will run from 14.00 – 16.00, refreshments will be provided.

We aim to explore what a learner centred approach means to you and how it impacts on your practice.

This is a collaborative event between Learning Link Scotland, School of Education at the University of Glasgow and Centre for Research & Development in Adult and  Lifelong Learning (CR&DALL)

The event is free and open to all but please register for the event using this link:  Registration

Once you have registered, a confirmation email will be sent out with further details of the event.

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