WISE site offers digital service for educators
Doha, June 4, 2014
The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) has launched a digital service on its website to enable the global education community to stay informed on the latest developments in the field.
The visitors to the fully rebuilt website will discover the WISE ed review and WISE ed hub tools, which are platforms where audiences can read about innovative developments in global education and directly discuss prevalent and emerging trends.
The WISE ed review features especially chosen report addressing the most relevant and pressing issues in education; offering leading education practitioners, opinion leaders and other audiences, insights and trends from around the world.
Take from sources in five languages – English, Arabic, French, Spanish and Chinese, this tool also includes blogs, reports, videos and articles on innovative education practices. Along with a daily summary in English, a review of the week’s top international stories is provided in Arabic.
A series of EduDebates, which bring together thought leaders from around the world to debate the most relevant issues from technology and the role of teachers, to Stem and Steam, and game-based learning.
An online extension of the WISE Summit, the community-led WISE ed hub service promotes innovative education projects and practices that have had a transformative impact.
It provides grassroots practitioners around the world with a platform through which they can interact, share best practices and find solutions to common challenges. A dedicated moderator is available on the WISE ed hub to bring practitioners together and guide the discussions.
Sheikh Abdulla bin Ali Al-Thani, chairman of WISE, Qatar Foundation, said: "Today WISE launches new services aimed at informing, connecting and inspiring education change-makers. I'm convinced that people working on building the future of education will be eager to explore new thoughts about education coming from different parts of the world on the ed review. I also know that all education innovators are looking to collaborate further, get ideas, and find solutions. I hope that the ed hub will help them achieve these objectives." - TradeArabia News Service