THE NEW SUCCESS: WHAT SKILLS DO OUR KIDS NEED TO SUCCEED IN THE 21ST CENTURY?
In the new emerging economy being able to learn, unlearn, relearn is the skill that will bring each future graduate the capacity to thrive in a rapidly changing world and to contribute to a prosperous Australia for all.
Research indicates that young people today are likely to have 17 jobs over five careers in their lifetime.
What skills do our children need to thrive in the 21st century and how does education have to change for everyone to succeed? What will the New Success look like?
Charles Fadel, founder of the Center for Curriculum Redesign, Boston will address these big questions in the 2017 Australian Learning Lecture on Thursday 11 May 2017.
Charles Fadel is a global education thought leader, futurist and expert, author and inventor and co-author of “21 set Century Skills – Learning for Life in our Times” (2009 Wiley). He is also visiting practitioner at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education, chair of the education committee of the business and industry advisory committee to the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) and founder and President of the Fondation Helvetica Educatio based in Switzerland.
The ALL lecture, The New Success, is a must-attend for anyone interested in the future of education, whether a parent, teacher, business leader, politician, academic or student.
The Australian Learning Lecture is proudly supported by the Bastow Institute of Educational Leadership.