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Transforming Education Summit 2012 May 7-9, 2012, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates This summit offers a platform to share lessons learned on how to deliver relevant education to young people more effectively in a rapidly changing global society. Keynote speakers will include former UK Prime Minister Gordon...

Last month, The George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development (GSEHD) hosted an event focused on how the United States can learn from the world's most successful education systems. Marc Tucker discussed his latest book, Surpassing Shanghai: An Agenda for American Education...

[caption id="attachment_8265" align="alignright" width="400" caption="Pasi Sahlberg, Director General of CIMO at the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture; Vivien Stewart, Senior Advisor for Education at the Asia Society; and Lee Sing Kong, Director of the National Institute of Education in Singapore"][/caption] On March 9, 2012, Vivien...

[caption id="attachment_8276" align="alignright" width="384" caption="Video from the Future of Teaching Profession Conference"][/caption] Recent Conferences of Note The Future of the Teaching Profession February 16-17, 2012, Cambridge, UK Leadership for Learning (LFL) hosted this two-day event at the Møller Centre in Cambridge, which explored research and policy in relation to...

Marc Tucker at GSEHD Event The George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development (GSEHD) hosted an event focused on how the United States can learn from the world's most successful education systems.  Marc Tucker discussed his latest book, Surpassing Shanghai: An Agenda...