Connexions Annual Overview: Education, Childrenhttp://www.connexions.org/CxLibrary/Docs/CxAnnual-Intro-EDU.htm
Publisher: Connexions Information Sharing Services, Toronto, Canada
Date Written: 01/10/1989
Year Published: 1994 First Published: 1989
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX9381
Education is being seen as an essential element of grassroots development both in Canada and abroad. The guiding idea is that education is not merely concerned with imparting knowledge, but with helping people develop the skills and the confidence to analyse and solve problems and thus to act, both individually and collectively.