Background Documentation


Overall Background Synthesis

Parallel Session 1: 21st Century Learners—New Demands and Contexts

Parallel Session 2: Learning Science – New Insights

Parallel Session 3: Learning through the focus on Neuroscience and Brain Research

Further reading: An ABC of the brain


Parallel Session 4: Learning Organisation and Environments

  • Social and Psychological Dimensions of Learning Environments (PISA); and Quality Physical Learning Environments (PEB)

Parallel Session 5: The Potential and Practice of Digitally Rich Learning Environments

Parallel Session 6: Assessment for Learning



Additional material