Educational Challenges and Opportunities During COVID-19 Pandemic: Regional and Global Perspective

Halsall, J. (Speaker), Snowden, M. (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

Concept Note:

We are living amidst gigantic educational crisis what is potentially one of the greatest threats in our lifetime to global education. As of March, 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic is causing more than 1.6 billion children and youth to be out of school in 161 countries. This is approximately 80% of the world’s enrolled students.

Purpose of this webinar is to initiate a regional and global dialogue on the challenges and opportunities during the time of pandemic which can help to overcome the learning crisis we were already living and respond to the pandemic we are all facing in the long run. Academic experts, researchers from across the globe will be invited to share their online teaching experience and share the challenges they experienced while resuming back to face to face teaching and lessons they learnt to move forward.

Further details of this proposed webinar are as follows:

• International Invitees
• National Invitees
• Students
Period5 Aug 2021
Held atFatima Jinnah Women University, Pakistan
Degree of RecognitionInternational