To learn about educational programs that benefit older adults as well as programs that enlist their knowledge, skills, and talents to help educate children, teens, and others, contact national and other initiatives listed in the For More Information section.
In addition to learning more about the topic online, you can also:
- Meet with local school districts to learn about tutoring and mentoring programs that make the most of what older adults have to offer
- Meet with local universities and community college representatives to learn about their programs both in lifelong learning and workforce training for older learners
- Contact local workforce programs to learn more about workforce training for older adults in your area
- Convene a round table with older adults and representatives from the public and private sectors to brainstorm about gaps in education for older adults, as well as opportunities for older adults to address educational needs in your community