Non-formal and leisure-based education is closely interlinked with leisure time of an individual which is especially important with children and youth. Leisure time is a substantial sociological, economic and pedagogical category and when used well, it leads to individual development of character, interests and talents. It can often positively affect even the future professional career and it is important factor in risky behaviour prevention above all for children and young people.
NON-FORMAL AND LEISURE-BASED EDUCATION
The importance of education for the society grows and in the competition of countries the educational and scientific level of its population plays a major role in the country’s future. Education satisfies a whole range of needs and interests. However, motivation to learn is conditioned by economic, social and personal factors.