Digital education for/and inclusion
Digital tools offer immense possibilities for educators and learners and can be a driver for the promotion of inclusion and accessibility in education. The shifting realities and needs of modern life have made the provision and development of digital skills and competences a priority of the educational systems and a priority in the path to digital transformation. Bringing together a panel of renowned global experts and practitioners, this session will explore digital education for inclusion and critically examine the challenges and possibilities that technology brings to education. The speakers will share and discuss on how digital education approaches and tools can be utilised to facilitate and foster inclusion as well as the necessary steps, on the ground and at policy level, to ensure the empowerment and equal access for all.
Knowledge Partner: CARDET
Michalinos Zembylas, Professor of Educational Theory and Curriculum Studies, Open University of Cyprus
Eleni Mangina, Professor in Computer Science, University of Dublin
Charalambos Vrasidas, Executive Director, CARDET
Elena Papamichael, First Educational Planning Officer, Cyprus Pedagogical Institute (Ministry of Education, Sport and Youth)
Discussant: Andrie Daniel, Editor in Chief at Phileleftheros Group