Speakers at WISE@NY share what their ideal learning environments look like.
Special Focus: Imagine a Learning Environment Where…
The education sector as we know it is undergoing rapid change. Learning has expanded beyond traditional brick and mortar classrooms. Through advances in technology, time and space are no longer constraints to learning and teaching.
Since the very idea of education is changing, everyone is free to reimagine learning in ways they deem best. This is exactly what we asked our WISE@NY speakers to do. In this special focus, they imagine what their ideal learning environments look like.
"The Mind Once Enlightened Cannot Again Become Dark"
Dr Ger Graus
Global Director of Education, KidZania
Unlocking the Educational Potential of the 3.5 Billion Still Offline
James Da Costa
Regional Director, Hult Prize Foundation
Bringing the World to Learning
Dr. Kiley M. Adolph
Vice President of Partnerships, Project Lead The Way (PLTW)
Power Skills: Preparing Students for the Future of Work
Dr. José Escamilla
Director of TecLabs – Learning Reimagined, Tecnologico de Monterrey
Preparing Today’s Youth for Today’s Challenges
Mr Eric Tai Dawson
Chief Executive Officer, Peace First
Imagine if Learning Were Creating — Computational Thinking in Primary School
Ms Amber Oliver
Director, Robin Hood Learning + Technology Fund
Can Innovations Help Leapfrog Progress in Education?
Dr. Rebecca Winthrop
Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for Universal Education, Brookings Institution
Imagine a World where Students are Taught to be Citizens First
Ms Marcia L. Dyson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Women's Global Initiative