Centre for Educational Research and Innovation - CERI

OECD Conference - Educating for Innovative Societies



26 April 2012

Location: OECD, Conference Centre, Auditorium

2, rue André Pascal, 75016 Paris, France


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‎In the framework of its “Innovation Strategy for Education and Training” project, the OECD Centre for Educational Research and Innovation hosted a conference on Educating for Innovative Societies on 26 April 2012 in Paris, at the Auditorium of the OECD Conference Centre.

The objectives of the conference were to:

  • Present the findings of the forthcoming OECD/CERI report on arts education’s role in developing skills for innovation-driven societies;
  • Present and discuss evidence and policies in mathematics and science education that can lead to better skills in thinking and creativity;
  • Present and discuss innovative assessment tools that raise awareness and provide formative and summative feedback on other skills than disciplinary skills.

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 Read the Conference Summary Report - OECD Conference, Educating for Innovative Societies, April 2012

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