Ken Spours: a real English Education Revolution
15 december 2011Ken Spours was een van de vele sprekers op TEDx London: The Education Revolution. Het evenement was een antwoord op Sir Ken Robinsons laatste TED-talk: let's turn ideas into action. Spours is professor of Education op het Institute of Education van de de Universiteit van Londen. Zijn mening: 'Education is too important to be treated as a political football.' En: 'we should start by trying to agree about our 'values'
Ken Spours is a professor of education at the Institute of Education, University of London and specialises in research and development in 14-19 education and training, including the reform of curriculum and qualifications; organisation and governance; policy-making and policy learning; education and training developments across the UK and learner progression in upper secondary education. Over the last 25 years he has worked for the development of a more unified and inclusive 14-19 education and training system capable of meeting the needs of all learners.