EDUsummIT 2011, designed as an interactive working conference, will bring together 140 policy-makers, teachers, researchers, journal editors, private sector leaders to discuss the most effective policies and strategies promoting transformative and sustainable ICT-enabled changes in education.
The conference will also look at various national, regional and international initiatives that have successfully embedded the use of ICT in 21st century learning environments. Efforts are especially being made to develop ideas on international opportunities relating to new and emerging technologies in order to address the needs of developing countries and promote global social awareness and responsibilities.
Seija Jäminki, MKFC Helsinki College representative
MKFC Helsinki College has evidence of learning successes from 15 years of eLearning practice. eLearning has made it possible for everyone to take part in quality education wherever they live and whenever they want to. EF has been a pioneer in developing and practicing distance education and received the in 2008 Boldic Award for our implementation of eLearning methods.
The basis of the success has been: governmental support, approval and appreciation from the management of the schools and committed teachers.