Non formal education is an open system of education which aims at providing an active, critical dialogical educational programme concerned with economic, social and political responsibility so that every human being can become an authentic human being. Critical consciousness raising on the part of the participants is central to the programmes of NFE.
This book tries to clarify the concepts and practices of non-formal education. It is hoped that the book will receive a wider public and would be welcomed by educational planners, educational administrators and the layman alike.
The contents include Conceptual Framework on Non formal Education, The Aims of Continuing Education, Profession and Continuing Education, Priorities and Practices in Continuing Education, Education for Human Resource Development, Teaching and Learning Approaches, The Adult Learners and Non Formal Education, Life Long Education and Traditions, Public Policy for Continuing Education Role of Institutions.