Lifelong Learning: Do You Know It When You See It?

Originally published on ASA:

Humans learn over their entire lifespan. Learning in general can take place in a variety of contexts, which are commonly divided into formal, non-formal and informal settings. While formal learning takes place within a traditional hierarchical and chronological education system and typically finishes with a degree or credential, non-formal learning consists of organized and systematic educational activities that are presented to selected population groups, such as older adults, and that do not lead towards a degree or credential. Informal learning takes place outside of these contexts and can be understood as a non-intentional and often unconscious form of learning, like learning from experience. The majority of organized education for older adults occurs in the context of non-formal learning.

Continue Reading Article >

 

Recent Traditions Management Blog Posts

  • Archives

    Traditions Management Logo
    911 E. 86th Street, Suite 103
    Indianapolis, IN 46240

    Every family has their traditions.

    Traditions can be a part of yours.

    © 2021 Traditions Management | Privacy Policy

    Equal Housing Opportunity  Wheelchair Accessible

    Traditions Management Pet Friendly
    Traditions Management is based inIndianapolis, IN. We offer Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Cottages, Garden Homes, and Villas in our Senior Community network. We can help with: Senior Living, Family Services, Recreational Activities, Living Options, Independence, Nursing and Support Care, Amenities, Lifestyle and Retirement Options, Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care
    exclamation-circlelinkedin-squarephonebriefcaseenvelopemap-o