Lifelong Learning Laboratory


Acting Head of Life Long Learning Laboratory:
Prof. dr. Irena Žemaitaitytė

E-mail. irene@mruni.eu


Vision
To create a suitable environment for interdisciplinary scientific knowledge formation and tranfer to a lifelong learning system operating processes, to have a clear research direction and program, periodically actualized according to the external and internal needs.
Mission
Periodically analyse and evaluate lifelong learning and condition processes, based on integration of fundamental and applicable research, suitable to form a creative, responsible and open personality. (strategy "Lithuania 2030");
To create lifelong researchers network, participate in international organizations and network activities, to strengthen lifelong learning and educational research scientific potential;
To reach new science-based solutions, closely cooperate with public authorities, educational institutions and the social partners in Lithuania and abroad;
Contribute to public policy objectives and measures of justification, assessment of the consequences by using research and expert activities, strengthen lifelong learning and the whole educational system. 
Activity characteristics
  • Interdisciplinary Perspective
  • Multi-level view to lifelong learning
  • A systematic approach to lifelong learning
  • Lifelearning comparative research
  • Evidence for lifelong learning policy decisions
  • Integration of fundamental and applied research, while performing  educational, expert and advisory activities
  • Participation in national and international networks
  • Study and scientific integration