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    The role of innovation in reaching the Education Commission's goals

    When: Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 4:30 — 6:30 p.m.

    Where: Citi Executive Conference Center, 153 East 53rd Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY, 10022


    The Center for Universal Education at Brookings (CUE) and the Education Commission will co-host the launch of a new report on innovation and the potential to “leapfrog” education systems around the globe to provide breadth of skills for all learners. The report investigates innovation in the education ecosystem through a global scan of education practices and recommends actions furthering the Education Commission’s call for increased innovation to transform global education. The event will feature an overview of the report’s findings by Rebecca Winthrop, senior fellow and director of CUE, and showcase key innovators and implementers in the education sector.

    Confirmed panelists
    Amel Karboul, Commissioner, Education Commission; Secretary-General of Maghreb Economic Forum (MEF); Former Minister of Tourism, Tunisia
    Rafael Parente, Director, LABi; CEO and Co-Founder, Conecturma
    Justin van Fleet, Director, Education Commission
    Rebecca Winthrop, Senior Fellow and Director of CUE

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