Teaching and Assessing 21st Century Skills

Cambridge Assessment is hosting a debate to evaluate what ’21st century skills’ students are currently being taught, whether they are being properly assessed and recognised and whether the needs of industry and higher education are really being met.

Date: 28 February 2013

Time: 10.00 am – 1.00 pm (registration and refreshments from 9.30 am)

Venue: 10-11 Carlton House Terrace (British Academy), London SW1Y 5AH

Confirmed speakers currently include: Ian Mason, London Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Darren Northcott, NASUWT; Mike Nicholson, University of Oxford; Niel McLean, Futurelab Research at National Foundation for Educational Research; Irenka Suto, Cambridge Assessment; Professor Richard Kimbell, Goldsmiths University of London; and Paul Andrews, University of Cambridge .

Andreas Schleicher, Special Advisor on Education Policy at OECD will also participate in the event live from Paris.

Visit the meeting’s website for more information and to register for a free place.