In an era of world-wide learning, is Australia leading or lagging?

Professor Yong Zhao and Ringwood Secondary College students

You’re invited to hear from one of the world’s most influential education experts, Professor Yong Zhao

Globalisation and technology are transforming education, creating both challenges and opportunities for changing the way we learn. Yong will give insights into how to ensure students become creative, entrepreneurial and globally competitive learners in an era of disruption.

Professor Yong ZhaoProfessor Yong Zhao
International Adviser, Mitchell Institute
Yong Zhao is an internationally recognised scholar whose work focuses on the implications of globalisation and technology on education. He has designed schools that cultivate global competence, developed computer games for language learning and founded research and development institutions to explore innovative education models.


Refreshments served from 5.30pm; event starts at 6.00pm
Venue: VU at MetroWest, 138 Nicholson Street Footscray
Cost: Free
RSVP by COB Friday 19 May to reserve your ticket

Register here

Live stream
For those unable to attend the event, the conversation will be live streamed on Periscope. The link to the live stream will be tweeted by @Mitch_Inst at approximately 6.00pm.

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