About Social Pedagogy
Put nine Pedagogues in one room and ask for a definition and you will get nine different answers
- Social Pedagogy combines theories, concepts and models of Sociology, Psychology, Education, Philosophy, Medical Sciences and Social Work.
- Social Pedagogy as a profession - together with the family, school and communities - helps to educate the individual in order to successfully participate in society.
- The foundation of the practice of Social Pedagogy lies in its values: the orientation towards unconditional regard for the individual and an understanding of the individual’s life experiences.