Evaluation of Music Activities of the People's Houses from Early Republican Period Institutions in Terms of Lifelong Learning


4th International Conference on Lifelong Education and Leadership for All (ICLEL), Wroclaw, Poland, 3 - 05 July 2018, pp.808-812 identifier

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  • City: Wroclaw
  • Country: Poland
  • Page Numbers: pp.808-812


Considering the history of lifelong learning institutions in Turkey, people's houses are seen as one of the early republican institutions. It is aimed to educate the people in the direction of talent and interest by means of the prepared instructions by the people's houses which were established with various branches in 1932. The People's houses provide training in areas where everyone in the community can work according to their own talents, competencies, interests and expertise. Musical activities of the People's Houses Fine Arts Branches are guided by instructions, and work with these programs. On the 15th anniversary, it is said in the booklet of People's Houses and People's Rooms (1947: 9):