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European perspective on how digital learning is impacting adult learner environments

Posted on 11/04/2014

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EPALE External link opens in new window or tab (ePlatform for Adult Learning in Europe) is a multilingual open membership community funded by the European Commission. It is the latest development in an ongoing commitment to improve the quality of adult learning in Europe, where an aging population has been putting the importance of education for older workers in the spotlight, with calls being made for employers to stand forward External link opens in new window or tab and take responsibility for keeping people over 50 in training.

In the newly established blog, EPALE features topics of digital learning. European adult learning expert Simon Broek looks at the ways digital learning is having an impact in his post "How is digital learning affecting learner environments?" External link opens in new window or tab. And labor market and policy expert Ian Atkinson gives us five things to think about in "How to ensure digital education caters for disadvantaged learners?" External link opens in new window or tab.