Dancing with Elephants: Influencing Education Systems in a World in Flux
Fri, March 30, 2012; 09:00 - 10:30
Location: Lecture Theatre 4
Education is one of the sectors most impervious to change, as evidenced by continued reliance on outdated curricula, teaching methods and administrative processes. Yet helping today’s youth develop new ways of thinking and relevant skills has never been more urgently required, given complex and accelerating local and global challenges. Where are innovations in the education system coming from and how are creative entrepreneurs working in traditional educational institutions to mainstream these approaches?
Written by Debra Dunn:
Co-Founder, FEED Collaborative