Educating fathers, educating men. New approaches and needs

 

 
Modern father - vandalay / photocase.comTwo particularly tough challenges faced by men are their role as a father, and ageing. Adult educationalists have developed new educational formats for these two life phases, to meet men's specific needs.
Adult and family education can effectively reach out to men from a wide range of milieus via their role as fathers: a role every father wants to be good at. One good means of support, for example, is low-threshold, locally run Protestant adult educational schemes which relate to everyday life and leisure activities.