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introducing informal education


What is informal education? Where does it happen? How has it developed?

Review what is happening in different arenas of informal education


Introducing informal education. What is informal education, where does it happen and how does it fit in with other ways of thinking about the work?

Practising informal education. So what do informal educators actually do? Examples from schools, social work, community work and youth work. cover: informal education

A (very) brief guide to informal education theory. The development of theorizing about informal education. Links to key theorists, books and institutions.

Introductory guides. Explore different facets of informal education and lifelong learning.

Walking informal education
The history of informal education explored via a virtual walk in central London. Over 60 pages to visit.