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Implications of Globalisation and Technology


author:Glenys Harwood
Yong Zhao is a well known scholar, author and speaker focuses on the implications of globalisation and technology. He discusses he fact that the world needs creative and entrepreneurial talents who are competent globally to take advantage of opportunities around globalisation and technology. Traditional education produces compliant. homogenus test takers he says. He proposes a new paradigm of education that aims at cultivating diverse, creative and entrepreneurial talents In his book "World Class Learners: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students" he discusses the above and challenges international tests such as PISA and TIMSS. Read more about him and his ideas at Zhao Learning.
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