Second chance learning in Neighbourhood Houses in Victoria

Neighbourhood Houses are significant sites of formal and informal education for adult learners. Intrinsically connected to local communities they play an important role in decreasing social isolation and building social inclusion. The focus of this research is on adult learners and adult learning that engages with 'second chance' learners who [participated] in adult learning programs in the Barwon and South West regions of Victoria. The greater Geelong region is characterised by declining care automotive and textile manufacturing industries and emerging new industries such as hospitality and t ... Show more

Authors: Ollis, Tracey; Starr, Karen; Ryan, Cheryl Maree; Angwin, Jennifer ... [+] Show more

Published: Footscray, Victoria, Adult Learning Australia, 2017

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