what is definition of formal informal adult educational Institutions


    educational institutions-formal informal adult education

    Educational Institution:

    Institutions dealing with students, teachers, curriculum, socialization of individuals and fulfilling the needs of society area called educational Institutions.educational institutions are a pat of life to develop our self and society and we must discuss here what is educational institutions-formal informal adult education.might See Top 5 Best University in the world

    Types of Education:

    There are two types of education-

    1. Formal Education:
      The education which is given in schools, colleges and universities is called formal education.
    2. Informal Education:
      Informal education is obtained from house, mohala, mosque and from playgrounds without fixed rules and regulations . It is informal due to methodology.

    Examples are :
    1) Adult Education
    2) Extension education
    3) Short courses






    Functions of Educational Institutions:

    1. Socialization:
      The educational institutions socialize the members of society through formal way, No doubt it is a major function of family but educational  institutions perform this obligation through formal way.
    2. Rational thinking:
      The ducational institution provide us the ability to think in a ratinal and logical way.
    • Social solidarity:
      Education create homogeneity in the thougts, habits and feeling of people. This is homegenity gives birth to social solidarity in the society.
    1. Adjustment with Environment:
      Education teaches a person the methods, How to live in his environment. So he will able to live a happy life.
    2. Future occupation:
      Education helps us to adopt different occupations in future for different occupations . There are different types of educations. E.g for Doctors MBBS.
    3. Household life:
      Education teaches us of living good household life. It teaches all the members how to perform their roles.
    • Patriotism:
      Education create the feelings of patriotism among the people.
    • Character Building:
      Education make difference in good and bad character. It teaches us how to avoid evil deeds.
    1. Development of leadership:
      Education develop the abilities of leadership in the people. The nations that have the wealth of education are leading the world.
    2. Freedom of right:
      The education create awareness about the freedom of right. An educated person can get right due to awareness.
    3. Transmission of Culture:
      Education transmits our values, traditions, beliefs, feelings from one generation to another.
    • Social Change:
      educational institutions provide social change through experiments and providing innovations.
    • Homogeneity:
      Education institutions create homogeneity in the society by teaching same norms, values to the members of society.

    Objective of Education:
    According to Socrates there are five objectives of education . He has described these objectives in 5000 BC.

    1. Thinking ability:
      The basic objective of education is to create the ability of thinking.
    2. The search of Truth:
      Education is the name of search for truth. Acquiring skill is not included in it.
    3. The search of reasons:
      Education is a universal truth which is based reasons. Thought and practical is not include in it.
    4. Reorganization of experiment:
      Education is the name of re-organization of experiments.

    Problems of educational institutions:

    1. Lack of primary schools:
      In rural areas primary schools are very rare. Although government is making schools but they are not enough.
    2. Lack of buildings:
      In rural areas schools are consists of two or three rooms. These rooms are not enough for five classes.
    3. Lack of attention by teachers:
      the teachers does not pay much attention to students because schools are in villages and rural people don’t aware about the importance of education.
    4. Lack of check and balance:
      in rural areas a major problem is lack of check and balance on teacher by officers. Officer visits schools very often.
    5. Lack of teachers:
      in rural areas teachers are not available in schools. Only two or three teachers are available in a primary school.
    6. Lack of facilities:
      in rural areas in schools facilities like desk, bench, boards are very rare.
    7. Lack of attention to lectures:
      students don’t pay much attention to lectures and attend classes.
    8. Un employment create meaninglessness:
      When educated people don’t get jobs. It creates meaninglessness in students.
    9. Interest in politics:
      Many political problems become hurdle in education. Politics among teachers and students or elders.
    10. Environment out the colleges:
      b-Attitude of leaders
      c-low educated teachers
      d-lack of funds

    to educate rural and social society must focus on educational institutions-formal informal adult education.