chevron-down chevron-left chevron-right chevron-up home circle comment double-caret-left double-caret-right like like2 twitter epale-arrow-up text-bubble cloud stop caret-down caret-up caret-left caret-right file-text

EPALE

Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe

 
 

Glossary

Filter

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Display translation (Click on the language to display)

0

Blended learning

Combining methods, techniques or resources, especially face-to-face and distance learning (including electronic resources), and applying them in an interactively meaningful learning environment. Learners should have easy access to different learning resources in order to apply the knowledge and skills they learn under the supervision and support of the teacher inside and outside the classroom.

0

Benefits of education and training/benefits of learning

The added value of education and training for individuals and the society.

Comments: 

  • benefits of education and training can be private, i.e. received by individual persons or enterprises, or public, benefiting a whole region, economy or society;
  • benefits can be monetary (e.g. wages), economic (e.g. employment, productivity, growth) or non-monetary (e.g. health, well-being, social cohesion; reduced criminality).

 

0

Basic skills

The skills needed to live in contemporary society, e.g. listening, speaking, reading, writing, mathematics and ICT.

0

Basic education

Similar to ‘basic skills’ or literacy and numeracy, but suggesting a primary focus on education, and a broad curriculum rather than literacy and numeracy as skills.