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Forerunner Cities in Education

6.11.2019 at 09:00 - 11:00
Venue: Helsinki City Hall
people 100
Many cities are striving to improve the equity and excellence in their education system. In this session education innovators from Helsinki and Pittsburgh are sharing their best practices. If you want to join the discussion, please be quick - only few seats are available for others. 


09:00 Opening words
Liisa Pohjolainen (Executive Director, Helsinki Education Division) and Lasse Leponiemi (HundrED, Finland)

09:15 How cities evolve in the field of education?
Mervi Korhonen (Manager of Pedagogical Services, Development Services, Education Division) and Tom Beresford (Innovation Unit, UK)

Facilitated by Sunanna Chand (Remake Learning, US) and Gregg Behr (Grable Foundation, US).

1) From whom or from where are you learning?
2) From where might you learn that you haven't yet thought to look?
3) Identify a problem of practice with which they are wrestling, and present that problem to folks

10:30 Sharing the findings 
5 minutes for every group 


Date: 6.11.2019

Time: 09:00 - 11:00

Event type: Dialogue

Keywords: improving education.

Target group: Teachers, Leaders, International attendees, Educational entrepreneurs.


Contact person: Helsinki Education Week


Phone number:


Helsinki City Hall

Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13, Helsinki, Finland