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TAKE PART IN OUR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PRESCHOOL, PRIMARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION IN CENTRAL ASIA, 27-28 October 2016

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VIII NIS INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH-TO-PRACTICE CONFERENCE
‘Taking Change to Scale in Education’
 
Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools AEO
37a, 31st Street, 010000 Astana, Kazakhstan
 

David Bridges, Emeritus Professor, University of East Anglia and Emeritus Fellow of St Edmund’s and Homerton Colleges, Cambridge, United Kingdom

William Schmidt, Distinguished Professor, Michigan State University, United States

Tom Hsu, Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States

Richard Phelps, Editor, Nonpartisan Education Review, United States

Gunter Maris -

Miho Taguma, Senior Policy Analyst, Directorate for Education and Skills, OECD, Japan

Pavel Luksha, Professor, Skolkovo Innovation Centre, Russian Federation

Alejandro Adler, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, United States

Colleen McLaughlin, Professor and Director, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Iveta Silova, Professor and Director of the Center for the Advanced Studies in Global Education, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Arizona State University, United States

Peeter Mehisto, Lecturer, UCL Institute of Education, United Kingdom

Derek Brin

Todd Schwartz, Co-CEO, education.com, United States

 

Don't miss the following conference highlights!

  • A retrospective discussion of the development of the Kazakhstan system of education, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the country's independence, with the participation of leading figures in the field of education in Kazakhstan
  • Panel discussions on research ethics and the need for criticality in educational research; digital educational resources; ICT in education; and, summer school programmes
  • A roundtable on educational reform in secondary education in Kazakhstan
  • Seminars on educational governance and leadership; educational resource development; and, writing academic article
  • Breakout session on a variety of topics, including, among others, early childhood education, trilingual education, teacher professional development, governance and assessment
  • Poster sessions with research findings.
  • The work of practitioner-researchers on action research and lesson study
  • An exhibition of educational resources.

Register online by 15 October 2016 via http://conferences.nis.edu.kz

Our contacts: +7-7172-235-700 (1090, 1042) conference@nis.edu.kz