TEACHER TALK

Tomorrow’s Teaching: Balancing Knowledge- and Competency-based Learning

8 October

40 of 150 seats reserved

  
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Session description

What is the optimal balance of knowledge and competence in teaching and learning? The question of whether we should educate future generations with an emphasis on transmitting knowledge, or with a focus on developing competencies, is at the heart of current educational debate.
Keywords: Teaching Strategies
Participating Teacher:
• Armand Doucet, Teacher, Riverview Highschool, Canada
• Justin David Moorman, Head of Faculty, Omar bin Yousef School, UAE

Speakers
Nik Kafka
United Kingdom CEO, Teach a Man To Fish
Moderators
Pablo Fraser
France Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) Analyst, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)