November 18, 2016
With the rapid shifts in education we see today, there is a great need to understand the direction of the education industry as well as key trends and patterns.
In social media and popular narratives, many pedagogical words like problem based learning, questioning, understanding, critical thinking and mindfulness appear but which should we be employing?
If you wish to know more about the trends in education, mark your calendar next Monday, on the 21st of November 2016.
Join Fairview International School KL Campus from 7pm to 8.30pm for a public forum by Jeffrey Beard, the previous Director General of the International Baccalaureate (IB) for eight years and understand what are the steps needed for your child’s future.
Jeffrey Beard is an innovative and results-oriented CEO with 24 years of international experience across six countries in both the profit and not-for-profit sectors. Beard has recently served as Director General of the International Baccalaureate (IB) for eight years (2006-2014) transforming the not-for-profit educational organization into one of the fastest growing and most respected international education curricula across the world.
Highly regarded by both governments and universities, the IB’s four programmes, which emphasise critical thinking, project work and global-mindedness, are taught in around 4500 schools across the world, with almost 1.2 million students registered in 2014.