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Analysing the Global Frontiers in Education for Work: New Principles for Enabling Innovation
Education

Analysing the Global Frontiers in Education for Work: New Principles for Enabling Innovation

Written by Amelia Peterson and Valerie Hannon for the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal In 2012, the World Innovation Summit on Education (WIS…
24 July 2013Amelia Peterson and Valerie Hannon
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Equipping UK youth with twenty-first century skills
Education

Equipping UK youth with twenty-first century skills

Written by Eugenie Teasley (Spark and Mettle) for the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Introduction There are four key issues at play that af…
23 July 2013Eugenie Teasley
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Entrepreneurs in the Classroom
Education

Entrepreneurs in the Classroom

Written by Sandra Hlebs (British Council) for the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal The British Council in Europe is running a project called…
23 July 2013Sandra Hlebs
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Why we need innovation to get young people into work
Education

Why we need innovation to get young people into work

Written by Jo Casebourne (Nesta) for the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Why we need innovation Few issues have as acute a need for innovati…
22 July 2013Jo Casebourne
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Running the River of Awesome
Collaboration

Running the River of Awesome

Via the URBACT Blog As my U.S. friends might put it. “urban running rocks”. For me, there are few better ways of getting to see a city than pul…
16 July 2013Eddy Adams
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Social Innovation in the Marketplace: Suggested Reading
Education

Social Innovation in the Marketplace: Suggested Reading

We thought we'd share with you some books and articles we think are really interesting related to innovation in young people and jobs. Urban Solutio…
SIX
24 June 2013
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Social Innovation in the Marketplace: What happened at the event?
Education

Social Innovation in the Marketplace: What happened at the event?

The agenda, participant list and bios, a suggested reading list, photos and thePPTs from this event are now available. Many participants also contri…
SIX
24 June 2013
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Inspiring Educational Models in Mozambique
Education

Inspiring Educational Models in Mozambique

The Social Innovation: bridging the gap between student and teacher. By Jessica Barratt Talk of high dropout rates, unsatisfactory grades and school…
30 May 2013Jessica Barratt
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Trickle-up education reform: how students can lead the way
Education

Trickle-up education reform: how students can lead the way

Written by Hillary Jones With tuition reaching record levels, dropout rates rising, budgets seeing major cuts, and unemployment soaring for college…
19 April 2013Hillary Jones
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SIX Interview Series: Shane Hill, Founder of Skoolbo
Education

SIX Interview Series: Shane Hill, Founder of Skoolbo

Shane Hill is the Founder and CEO of Skoolbo, a team of educators providing free literacy and numeracy educational games. Children can play in a 3D…
2 April 2013Shane Hill
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