Adult Education and Mature Learners

How can adult education best support mature and elderly learners?


Senior citizens need learning to facilitate their daily life

Senior citizens can no longer just rely on digital experts at their work place, but have to learn to adopt new technologies by themselves. It is the duty of society to offer systematic and professional digital training based on senior pedagogy in order to facilitate daily life, writes Pirkko Ruuskanen-Parrukoski. The text is a column written for issue 1/2020 Adult Education and Mature Learners.

Pirkko Ruuskanen-Parrukoski