Learning to Thrive

Learning to Thrive from EDtalks on Vimeo.

I’ve been pondering lately about the complex change in society, and how now, more than ever before, it is important for us to place learning at the heart of our thinking in terms of how we address this.

Studies have shown that lifelong learners – citizens who acquire new knowledge, skills and attitudes in a wide range of contexts – are better equipped to adapt to changes in their environments.

If we want to achieve these sustainable societies with empowered citizens we need to do more than simply exist – we need to thrive! And learning is key!

The video above is a summary of some of my thinking on this – highlighting the three key areas I believe are important for us to be focusing on as we work together to prepare our young people (and ourselves!) for this age of uncertainty.

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