Thursday, May 12, 2016

The New Vision for Education

The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. It was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest standards of governance. Moral and intellectual integrity is at the heart of everything it does. They believe that progress happens by bringing together people from all walks of life who have the drive and the influence to make positive change.

Friday, May 06, 2016

Who Owns the Learning?

Alan November is an international leader in education technology. His areas of expertise include planning across curriculum, staff development, new school design, community building and leadership development. He has delivered keynotes and workshops across Canada and throughout the UK, Europe, Asia, Australia, and Central America. Alan was also co-founder of the Stanford Institute for Educational Leadership Through Technology. Each summer Alan leads the Building Learning Communities summer conference with world-class presenters and international participants.
-- Watch Alan at TEDxNYED
-- Watch "21st Century Learning -- a Deep Dive into the Future of Education"