Keynote Speaker - Dr. Tony Bates
Speaker bio:

Tony Bates is President and CEO of Tony Bates Associates Ltd, a private company specializing in consultancy and training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education. The company was started in 2003, and since then has served nearly 100 clients in 30 countries. Clients include the World Bank, OECD, UNESCO, national ministries of education, and several U.S. state higher education commissions. 

 



Session information:


21st Century Learning


There is a great deal of talk by government and employers about developing the skills needed for the 21st century. What does this actually mean, and what are the implications for teaching and learning? This presentation will examine this, in terms both of appropriate pedagogies, and in particular in terms of the new tools and technologies now available for skills development and training.
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