Teachers Day Special

Teachers’ Day Special: Here’s how Eduverse Summit is empowering educators and taking higher education agenda forward

Teachers’ Day is an essential celebration to recognize the invaluable contributions of educators in shaping the future of our society. Teachers are the guiding lights who nurture and impart knowledge to the next generation. On this Teachers’ Day, let’s take a closer look at how the Eduverse Summit, a groundbreaking event for higher education, is set to elevate the higher education agenda and bring transformative changes to the way we learn and teach.

 

#EduverseSummit: An overview

The Eduverse Summit  brings together 1,200 global educators, institute heads, academicians, policymakers, and thought leaders to raise a collective dialogue from the higher education domain. These delegates from 21 countries will discuss the latest trends, challenges, and innovations in higher education and explore ways to enhance the learning experience for students while empowering educators.

Here’s a quick look at how the Eduverse Summit helps the global educators make teaching global and more impactful. 

 

Showcase innovative teaching methods:

One of the primary goals of the Eduverse Summit is to foster innovation in pedagogy. In today’s rapidly changing world, traditional teaching methods may no longer suffice. The summit facilitates discussions on innovative teaching strategies, such as hybrid classrooms, experiential learning, online education, the rise of EdTech platforms and their roles to equip educators with tools and insights to engage students effectively.

 

Addressing higher education accessibility:

Higher education should be accessible to all, regardless of physical or socio-economic barriers. The Eduverse Summit places a strong emphasis on addressing the accessibility issues. The summit’s agenda included focussed sessions on making education more equitable, reaching the underserved communities, and ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to learn.

 

Collaborative learning and research:

Collaboration is a key driver of innovation and progress. Chaired by Sarah Todd, Vice President (Global), Griffith University, Australia, the summit has been devised to be a global platform for educators and institute heads from 21 countries. Whether it’s interdisciplinary research or international partnerships, the summit encourages educators to work together to advance the field.

 

Policy advocacy:

Education policies play a critical role in shaping the higher education landscape. Thus, policymakers such as Ira Singhal, Special Secretary, Education, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh are joining the summit to share their framework directly with the educators. This direct communication would help in formulating policies that reflect the evolving needs of students and institutions.

 

Lifelong learning:

The concept of lifelong learning has gained prominence in recent years. The summit promotes the idea that education doesn’t end with a degree; it’s a continuous journey especially at the workfloors. Skill domain experts such as Ved Mani Tiwari, Chief Executive Officer, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) will share their ideas to support lifelong learning and help students acquire the skills needed to adapt to a changing job market.

As we celebrate Teacher’s Day, let us also celebrate the transformative potential of events like the Eduverse Summit, which are paving the way for a more dynamic, inclusive, and innovative higher education landscape. Together, we can build a world where every student has the opportunity to learn, and every educator has the tools and support to guide them on their educational journey. 

Happy Teachers’ Day!

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