Professor Peter Jarvis visited Serbia

Professor Peter Jarvis visited Serbia

jarvisBelgrade, June 2014. On the 20th of June, Adult education society has organised a lecture of professor Peter Jarvis, marking the sixty years of his teaching practice. The lecture, titled “Human learning – implicit and explicit”, was conducted in cooperation with the Department of Andragogy, Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade and Institute of pedagogy and andragogy. The lecture was attended by experts from the area of adult education, representatives of state institutions (ministries and departments who work in the field of adult education), students, professors and assistants of the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade. During his visit, professor has held consultations for students of PhD and master studies, so he could answer to all of their research dilemmas, and encouraged them to continue working on their theses. Considering that Peter Jarvis will be the guest editor of the first number of Andragogical Studies for the year 2014, during lunch with the members of editorial board of this scientific magazine, the discussion with the professor has been continued. The visit of professor Jarvis not only was the chance to get to know modern trends in the area of adult education development in the world, but has also inspired and initiated the philosophical reflections of learning.