The ExcelinEd National Summit on Education Reform will be held in San Diego from November 19 – 21st and brings lawmakers, educators, and education advocacy organizations together to share best practices and trends in education reform. As a sponsor of
Category: Higher Education
This upcoming weekend (10/13 – 10/16), we’ll be joining an array of 500+ educators, administrators, business and ecosystem leaders, and entrepreneurs from throughout North America at NACCE’s Annual Conference! NACCE brings entrepreneurship thought leaders and practitioners together to share best practices
While theoretical learning definitely holds its place in schools, hands-on learning allows students not only the opportunity to apply their theoretical knowledge but also become agents of change in their community. Many programs are sprouting up across the United States that allow students to learn through this method of practical application.
American citizens often compare the American education systems to other education systems across the globe. However, research proves that there are very little similarities between successful education systems. Each country has its own educational philosophy and approach, proving there is no one-size-fits-all solution to effectively educating students.
What role does the public education system have in the time where everything you could possibly want to know can be discovered at the touch of a button? Although it may appear as if the importance of school is waning, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Schools still matter. Their roles have simply shifted.
The workforce landscape is constantly evolving whereas our education system has been nearly unchanged for decades. We all read startling headlines such as Students are being prepared for jobs that no longer exist and wonder, how is it that we can't seem to catch up?
As part of the design thinking process, this singular group of business leaders, educators, and policymakers identified key stakeholders in the transformation of the higher education system. NACCE is acting as a catalyst for action and developing a common language and understanding between business and education around how to prepare our nation's workforce for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st Century.