1. Learning objectives

  • To understand the opportunities for empowerment and learning through non-formal education and the participatory approach.
  • To give ideas on practical tools that can be used with young people in a learning environment.
  • To motivate the use of non-formal learning tools.

2. Understanding non formal learning

Watch this video to understand the differences between formal, non formal and informal learning.

3. Learning activity

You are going to read some learning activities, please sort them out in the columns of: 

  • FORMAL LEARNING
  • NON-FORMAL LEARNING
  • INFORMAL LEARNING

4. Forum interaction

Share in the forum examples of formal, non-formal and informal learning that you have experienced.

5. Session materials

Here you can find a lot of opportunities to participate in a non formal education activity around Europe:

https://www.salto-youth.net/