Learning Futures: A move towards “educated hope”

Professor Keri Facer presenting at Learning Without Frontiers 2012.

In her talk, Facer views schools as being “one of the last public spaces”, where communities can have a significant impact on shaping future learning; tackling the significant cultural, technological, environmental and economic challenges that we are facing in the 21st century. She suggests that, what we are beginning to see, is a move towards “educated hope” as “schools and universities realise what it means to release their power”.

Recommended reading: Keri Facer – Learning Futures: Education, Technology and Social Change