GWI Announcement

Programme Overview

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Please note that this programme is draft and subject to change.

STRAND Managing complexity in education Impact of new technologies Human rights and education Violence and access to education
8.30 – 9.00 Registrations and arrivals
9.00 – 10.30 Official conference opening: Plenary session with keynote speaker
10.30 – 11.00 TEA AND COFFEE BREAK
11.00 – 12.15 Complexity in education panel Teachers and technology in secondary How human rights underlies education Preventing rape – educating teachers
12.15 – 13.45 LUNCH
13.45 – 15.00 Post-2015 goals and the changing face of girls’ education – panel Members only workshops Handicapped people and education – finding breakthroughs Migrant women and refugee education
15.00 – 15.30 TEA AND COFFEE BREAK
15.30-16.45 Members only workshops Are MOOCS changing the face of education? Media and human rights education Single gender schools – a way to avoid violence?
16.45 – 17.30 Panel on outcomes of workshops Panel on outcomes of breakout sessions (4 panelists from sessions)
19:00 – 21.30 BUSINESS DINNERS AND MEETINGS

Thursday, 25 August 2016

STRAND Managing complexity in education Impact of new technologies Human rights and education Violence and access to education
8.30 – 9.00 Registrations and arrivals
9.00 – 9.30 Welcome short plenary
9.30-10.45 Addressing the shortfall of qualified teachers Radio for education Social impact of human rights in education Members only workshops
10.45 – 11.15 BREAK
11.15 – 12.30 Role of business in education ICT and programming for girls and women Members only workshops CEDAW and international conventions – impact and realities
12.30 – 14.00 LUNCH
14.00 – 15.45 Plenary session – UN system and education (UNESCO, UN WOMEN, etc.)
15.45 – 17.15 Vocational training for women Social media in the classroom Panel on outcomes of workshop Safe access to schools: transport, sanitation etc.
17.15 – 18.00 Themed panel related to breakout sessions
19:00 – 21.30 DINNERS

Friday, 26 August 2016

STRAND Managing complexity in education Impact of new technologies Human rights and education Violence and access to education
8.30 – 9.00 Registrations and arrivals
9.00 – 10.15 Student driven learning (flipped classroom) Teachers and technology in tertiary Child marriage as a barrier to education
10.15 – 10.45 BREAK
10.45 – 12.15 Teaching and learning in informal settings Teachers and technology in tertiary Members only workshops
12.15- 13.45 LUNCH
13.45 – 15.00 Robotics and ICT impact on women CERN : mobile learning barriers and openings Members only workshops
15.00 – 15.30 BREAK
15.30 – 17.00 Quality assurance in non-institutional learning
17.00 – 18.00 Closing ceremony , thanks and key conclusions – (conference statement?)

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