The overall aim of the research which informs this report is to examine the extent to which the learning needs of older people are understood and addressed within the adult and community education sector, and to explore how adult educators can be supported to develop innovative approaches and processes which engage older people in learning and strengthen their voice in relation to their right. Community Education Service Kildare AONTAS Adult Learners Festival Countywide festival of adult learning celebrates outstanding projects Newbridge, Kildare Town, Kilcullen and Athy March 5th-9th, All are welcome – free admission. Final.
AONTAS News - Latest News from the Field of Lifelong Learning. AONTAS also provides an information referral service to adult learners, collects data on developments in the sector and undertakes research. The One Step Up website and helpline has been developed and is managed by AONTAS, the National Adult Learning Organisation, on behalf of the Department of Education and Skills and a Steering Committee.
AONTAS Adult Learners' Festival AONTAS has members from every county in Ireland, is a member (and represented at Board Level) of the European Association for the Education of Adults and the International Council of Adult Education (ICAE). AONTAS fosters excellent relationships with key stakeholders in the lifelong learning sector in Ireland and is represented on national.