International Conference on Innovative Learning Environments
Santiago- Chile, 7-9 January 2013
Our 2nd International ILE Conference was held in Santiago, Chile, on 7-9 January 2013 and was co-organised by and with the generous support of the Ministry of Education of Chile.
The focus of the conference was to move the ILE work forward after having started with the review of learning research (strand 1 of the project), work towards finalising our next project publication on innovative cases (strand 2), move towards policy implementation and bringing innovation and good practice to scale, our third strand of the project. In specific the conference aimed to:
In total, 115 participants from over 20 countries contributed to the conference enriching discussions from many perspectives. Attendants had different profiles coming from foundations, educational research, international organisations, learning environments, ministries of education and other institutions. Most of the discussions took place in workshops, where participants engaged actively and had an opportunity to exchange ideas and analyse different relevant topics.