ERIC Number: ED200387
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jun-27
Reference Count: 0
Leisure-Time Education in Denmark: The Leisure-Time Education, etc. (Consolidation) Act. Act No. 316 of June 27, 1980.
Consolidation of two earlier Danish Ministry of Education Acts in 1980 resulted in a 12-part Act which outlines programs and activities in leisure-time education for children and adults. Sections of the Act cover: (1) youth schools; (2) leisure-time activities for children and young people, including interest-groups, youth clubs and use of school premises; (3) leisure-time education for adults, including evening schools, special instruction, vocational courses and interest groups; (4) supplementary cultural arrangements; (5) advisory bodies and liaison committee; (6) university extension activities; (7) correspondence schools; (8) leisure-time instruction for seamen; (9) leisure-time advisors; (10) training of leaders and teachers; (11) fitting up premises; and (12) interim provisions, and the coming into force of the regulations. (JD)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Vocational Education, Compensation (Remuneration), Correspondence Study, Cultural Activities, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Evening Programs, Experiential Learning, Extension Education, Extracurricular Activities, Federal Programs, Leisure Time, National Programs, Nontraditional Education, Outdoor Education, Prevocational Education, Recreational Activities, Relevance (Education), Vocational Interests, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ministry of Education, Copenhagen (Denmark).
Note: Translation from Danish.