With lifelong learning as it's cornerstone, community education provides a systematic way for the entire community to work together to solve community problems, including building a better educational system. Community Education is an opportunity to rediscover community.
Community Education Beliefs
Education is a lifelong process.
Schols are the appropriate centers of learning in the community.
All community members must share responsibility for creating a learning society.
Citizens have a right and responsibility to be involved in identifying community needs and resources and in helping make the decisions to establish programs to serve community needs, solve community problems.
Community agencies and organizations should work together in improving community life.
Parents, especially, should be intimately involved in the learning process of their children - both in the school setting and at home.
Volunteers and the private sector should be involved in the educational life of the community.