TOPIC: IS EDUCATION AT THE POINT OF INFLECTION ?

The Boston Pledge 15th Anniversary Conference

 

DATE - October 8th 2016;

TIME - 2:00PM to 6:00PM


Register here for 2016 Annual Conference

 

What is the conference about ?:
In view of the difficult choices civilization is faced with, this conference will bring together thought leaders to debate and discuss with the participants how we might re-imagine curriculums, leverage technologies so the basic constructs of future education could shift from being static & standardized to dynamic & customized.

 

Partnership:

This conference is being partnered with MIT Club of Boston


Main Topics:

1. Examining the effectiveness of today’s education system: K12 to Higher Education

2. Exploring new pathways to education that helps experiential learning, and fosters socially- cognizant reasoning, social intelligence and sustainability

3. Innovation in education through the use of technology – addressing knowledge gaps and building values


Location

ASEAN Auditorium,
The Fletcher School,
Tufts University 160 Packard Ave,
Medford, MA

Admission

Entrance Fees: $25.00
Executives who are students: $20.00
Students: Free (Optional contribution)

Please click to register

 

The Boston Pledge (TBP) is a non-profit organization that brings together outstanding professionals committed to public service from various spheres of life and professional disciplines to directly address bottom-of-the-pyramid issues. At the core of our work, we celebrate the thoughts of one the greatest philosophers and public servants of the nineteenth century, and a luminary in The First Parliament of Religions at Chicago in 1893, Swami Vivekananda:

            Our Real Awakening takes place when we dedicate our life to an Exalted Ideal.