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Getting Smart: Measuring and Evaluating Social and Emotional Skills
Getting Smart: Measuring and Evaluating Social and Emotional Skills
December 04 to 09, 2016
Salzburg Global's multi-year series on Education for Tomorrow's World seeks to address systemic challenges and opportunities for re-shaping education to prepare for the societies and work of the future. New technologies and artificial intelligence are taking us faster towards ...
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Untapped Talent: Can better testing and data accelerate creativity in learning and societies?
Untapped Talent: Can better testing and data accelerate creativity in learning and societies?
December 12 to 17, 2015
To identify talent and foster success across society, assessment science and practice along with predictive analytics will need to become drivers for change. This session focused on the current gap between standardized assessments and the need to educate and measure for ...
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Early Childhood Development & Education
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542
Early Childhood Development & Education
April 15 to 18, 2015
Salzburg Global Seminar, working with select international partners, is developing a multi-year program on the roles of states and families in meeting 21st century social investment needs. Intergenerational and gender justice and inclusion of marginalized populations are ...
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Vienna Evening Discussion: Educating Young People for the Jobs of the Future
Vienna Evening Discussion: Educating Young People for the Jobs of the Future
March 19 to 19, 2015
Salzburg Global Seminar was founded by young people in 1947 to challenge present and future leaders to solve issues of global concern. Nearly 70 years later, a top priority facing societies in and beyond Europe concerns youth and their economic prospects. Statistics on the ...
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Students at the Margins and the Institutions that Serve Them: A Global Perspective
Students at the Margins and the Institutions that Serve Them: A Global Perspective
October 11 to 16, 2014
One of the fundamental responsibilities of higher education is to provide open and equal opportunities for students to learn, succeed, and positively contribute to their local,  national, and global societies. Great strides are being made in increasing educational access ...
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Bridging the Rift: How can we reconnect youth to their future?
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June
Bridging the Rift: How can we reconnect youth to their future?
June 26 to 29, 2014
Every generation since the Ancient Greeks has moaned about young people, who have repaid the compliment by rebelling against their elders. But is this creative dialectic grinding to a halt as job prospects for youth worsen around the planet? Has pressure to conform overtaken ...
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Optimizing Talent - Closing Education and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide: Higher Education and Lifelong Learning
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495
Optimizing Talent - Closing Education and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide: Higher Education and Lifelong Learning
October 02 to 07, 2012
Education provides an essential key to realizing true individual potential. Ideally, an equitable and effective educational system facilitates social mobility and leads to the development and increased prosperity of its citizens, and thus of societies as a whole. While great ...
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Optimizing Talent: Closing Educational and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide
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486
Optimizing Talent: Closing Educational and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide
December 06 to 11, 2011
While education is essential for an individual to realize his or her true potential, ideally an equitable and effective education system also facilitates social mobility and leads to the development and increased prosperity of societies as a whole. Great strides have been ...
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Optimizing Talent: Closing Educational and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide
Optimizing Talent: Closing Educational and Social Mobility Gaps Worldwide
October 03 to 07, 2010
Education provides an essential key for opening the door that permits every individual to realize his or her true potential. Ideally, an equitable and effective educational system facilitates social mobility and leads to the growth, development, and increased prosperity of ...
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