A History of Informal, Out-of-School Education


by Ryan W. Coughlan, Alan R. Sadovnik & Susan F. Semel 2014

Informal, out-of-school education encompasses a variety of programs existing alongside the founding and growth of public schools. This chapter explores the history of the institutionalization of informal, out-of-school education, including programs offered by religious institutions, social service organizations, cultural institutions, special interest organizations, the media and universities. Access to these programs is neither uniformly offered nor guaranteed, a situation that potentially exacerbates existent inequities.


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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 113. No. 2.


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 116 Number 14, 2014, p. 359-382
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 18297, Date Accessed: 10/19/2017 2:26:29 PM

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