December 12, 2023 – This learning event was organized in partnership with the Khalifa International Award for Education. It was a deep dive into international programs that combine research, proven techniques, and strategies to enhance early learning. The speakers included KIAE Award for Early Learning Field winners from 2023.
- Khaoula Rais, Program Development Officer, Fondation Zakoura
- Laura Justice, Distinguished Professor, Education Psychology
- Emma Naslund-Hadley, Lead Education Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank
- Sonja Giese, Executive Director, DataDrive 2030
ECDAN’s Executive Director, Elizabeth Lule, also spoke about ECDAN’s Knowledge Fellows program and the current projects that fellows are undertaking to fill knowledge gaps in the field.
The webinar was be moderated by Dr. Nirmala Rao, Serena HC Yang Professor in Early Childhood Development and Education at the University of Hong Kong. Dr. Rao is also a leading member of the Steering Committee for the Knowledge Fellows program.
This event was designed to inspire and enlighten researchers and practitioners in the field to keep innovating and sharing their work.
Resources shared with participants included: