International education

Joel Klein, Zach Sims and Sherry Coutu Talk EdTech

Joel Klein, Zach Sims and Sherry Coutu Talk EdTech

Our good friend Richard Vaughan of TES just sat down with powerhouse names from education around the world. Join Richard as he talks to Amplify CEO and former New York City schools chancellor Joel Klein, Sherry Coutu, tech entrepreneur and board member of Raspberry Pi, LinkedIn and Cambridge University. He discusses coding and the new(…)

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South Sudan Education System Episode 3

Isacco Consonni Chief of Education & Protection in South Sudan for the UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) takes time out of his schedule to chat with us on the Core. It goes without saying that we are privileged to share Isacco’s story and upcoming journey. Isacco will be sharing  how one approaches the development of a brand new education system(…)

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PISA Results Unveiled

PISA Results Unveiled

The triennial Pisa survey is perhaps the single most influential research project in global education. It influences schools policy everywhere from Iceland to India. The 2012 results are out this week and the fallout will be felt around the world. Our good friend Richard Vaughan, of TES Connect, caught up with global education leaders to get(…)

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Birth of Education in South Sudan Episode 2

Isacco Consonni Chief of Education & Protection in South Sudan for the UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) takes time out of his schedule to chat with us on the Core. It goes without saying that we are privileged to share Isacco’s story and upcoming journey. Isacco will be sharing  how one approaches the development of a brand new education system(…)

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Canadian Education Association CEO Ron Canuel

Canadian Education Association CEO Ron Canuel

  Canadian Education Association’s President and CEO, Ron Canuel, sits down to discuss edtech and 1:1 programs in Canada and around the world. Ron was at the forefront of 1:1 laptop programs in 2003 and shares insights and cautionary tales to those looking at implementing programs in their communities. Ron and the CEA are participating(…)

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Intel Education’s Director of Strategy and Marketing Dr. Eileen Lento

Intel Education’s Director of Strategy and Marketing Dr. Eileen Lento

Dr. Eileen Lento drops by to talk all things education technology and her work as the Director of Strategy and Marketing at Intel Education and has been an integral voice with ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) as a board member for the last four years. Dr. Lento also discusses her role in the upcoming(…)

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UNESCO’s EFA Global Monitoring Report Director Pauline Rose

UNESCO’s EFA Global Monitoring Report Director Pauline Rose

UNESCO’s Education for All Global Monitoring Report Director Pauline Rose joins the Core to discuss the International Day of the Girl Child and World Teachers’ Day. Rose shares updates on the GMR and discusses the gains since its’ inception in 2000. You will also learn about Rose’s personal journey as well. In 2000 UNESCO proposed six(…)

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