Ailish Irvine: That Internet thing will never catch on.

ailish Irvine

Topic: That Internet thing will never catch on

The school curriculum hasn’t changed drastically since I was a child. Despite technology enabling most people to upskill at a speed faster than life, the school curricula hasn’t evolved at the same pace. We are charged with the task of educating our children for jobs that don’t really exist yet. So where do we put our focus?. Can we teach people to be original thinkers? Can we teach creativity and innovation? Can we teach adaptability and resilience? What can technology not teach us that we can only learn in schools?  

See the full submission here.

Read Ailish’s submission on 'Social Media for Social Good' for #cong15, ‘Please Like on on Facebook' or #cong14 and 'Social Networking in your Pyjamas' for #cong13

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