Earlier this year I had the pleasure of attending the Education World Forum and BETT conferences respectively. For those who have a thirst for ed tech conferences BETT is the largest in the world! They generally see over 30,000 visitors
Dr. Kevin Dunseath, Director, Education MENA, Global Education chatted with the CORE at the Education World Forum in London recently. Dr. Dunseath discusses CISCO’s role in global education and his passion to connect educators to the best technology. The U.S.
Stephen Harris of the Sydney Centre for Innovative Learning (SCIL) joins to Core to discuss his unique approach to classroom and school design. As principal at Northern Christian Beaches School he has been visited by over 2000 education leaders in
Julie Young, pioneer of Florida Virtual Schools, joins the Core to discuss virtual efforts around the globe. FLVS serves students in all 67 Florida districts and is currently in 49 states and 67 countries around the world. Since Julie and
Timo Ilomäki visits the Core to discuss his work as a teacher in Finland. Timo also discusses his recent efforts in Russia to assist education leaders and you will also learn about the Finnish approach to education and specifically technology in
Dr. Ronald Roukema, Headmaster, at Marymount International School, Paris joins the Core for an in-depth discussion about international education. I met Ron when I presented at the European Conference of International Schools (ECIS) Leadership Conference in Vienna this year. Ron
Stu Silberman, a former superintendent in Kentucky and Tennessee, discusses 6 figure teacher salaries, why students won’t go into teaching and how we can mirror the education culture of Finland. Silberman is currently the executive director at the Prichard Committee in
Professional Development in the U.K. Education Market. What Can the U.S. Learn From Across the Pond?
David Weston of the Teacher Development Trust joins The Core from London, England. David discusses the U.K.’s approach to professional development in light of recent U.S. initiatives. The Teacher Development Trust aims to support student learning and overall and long
The Core of Education welcomes Lord James Knight, former Minister of Education in England, and Deputy Director Richard Culatta of the Office of Educational Technology. In Part II we discuss how much each country looks at one another for innovation and the