EmpowerEd Conversations are monthly virtual meetups for Network Participants & Alumni around the world to engage in thought-provoking discussions. We recommended a book and a podcast episode on the theme. Don't worry if you don’t always find the time to read or listen – your presence is what truly counts.
Join us to explore what kind of leadership is needed to drive change in educatio and to discuss effective strategies to inspire collaboration, make impactful reforms and create a culture of equity and improvement in educational institutions.
Recommended book: “Deep Learning: Engage the World Change the World” By Michael Fullan, Joanne Quinn, Joanne McEachen
Deep Learning has captured the attention of educators and policymakers worldwide. This book defines deep learning and explores how to transform learning for all students through complex, whole-system change.Recommended Podcast: Interview with Jeroo Billimoria, founder of Childline India, Aflatoun and Child & Youth Finance International (CYFI), The Systems Change Podcast
Jeroo Billimoria founded Childline India and Aflatoun, two successful social ventures. In this discussion, we explore CYFI, a network that improved children's financial education in multiple countries. Jeroo outlines five key tactics and principles she used to build the network. She also provides insight on creating coalitions for systems change and offers advice on leadership principles.
This call will be facilitated in English and will take place on December 14th at 5:00pm CEST