October 2012

Let's Make Literacy Attractive: an Interview with David White

October 4, 2012 by EDEN Secretariat   Comments (0)

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'The absolutely vital about education is that people who are getting it have to want it.' Motivation is the key for learning and David White, former Director at the European Commission's DG Education and Culture, is motivated to learn. Watch him responding to 3 questions in this interview:

 

Learning Knowledge and Wisdom for All in Late Modernity - Bob Fryer's keynote speech

October 2, 2012 by EDEN Secretariat   Comments (0)

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Bob's inspirational speech steered up talks on learning methodology and if there is a 'right' way of learning in today's society. He later elaborated some of his concepts left out from the speech in an interview (see his interview here on EDEN's blog below).

Keynote Speech, 2012 EDEN Annual Conference, Porto on 2012.06.07

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Hacking Your Education - Dale Stephens' keynote speech on unschooling

October 2, 2012 by EDEN Secretariat   Comments (0)

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It all started with the theme drop-outs and formal education. Dale, the youngest keynote speaker of all times in the history of EDEN Conference talked about unschooling as a new way of learning. Watch and share your opinion: is this the end of education?
Dale J Stephens talked at the EDEN 2012 Annual Conference in Porto. This and other keynote speeched were streamed live online.

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