Adult education and training in Europe: programmes to raise achievement in basic skills: country descriptions

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European Commission. Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)


This inventory of adult basic education and basic skills programmes takes the form of 35 system descriptions, covering 32 countries (all [European Union] EU Member States as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Turkey). Its main goal is to support mutual understanding and dialogue between countries. The document has been drafted on the basis of a standalone collection of data by Eurydice that took place in April and May 2014, with the school year 2013/14 as the main reference period. The data collection covered a range of areas related to learning opportunities for adults with low...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Adult and community education; Teaching and learning; Skills and knowledge; Governance; Literacy; Numeracy

Keywords: Adult basic education; Educational program; European Union; Basic skill; Education and training system; Computer literacy

Geographic subjects: Europe; Iceland; Liechtenstein; Norway; Turkey

Published: Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2015

Physical description: 54 p.

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Series: Eurydice report

Related items: TD/TNC 119.489

ISBN: 9789292017699

On cover: Background document to the report Adult Education and Training in Europe: Widening Access to Learning Opportunities
'Adult education and training in Europe: widening access to learning opportunities' is indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 119.489.

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 121.1533

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