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ERIC Number: ED356164
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 113
Abstractor: N/A
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Education for the Twenty-first Century: Asia-Pacific Perspectives. [A Synthesis of Papers Presented at a Regional Symposium on Qualities Required of Education Today To Meet the Foreseeable Demands of the Twenty-first Century (Bangkok, Thailand, August 16-18, 1990).]
Singh, Raja Roy
The future of the political, social, cultural, and economic sectors will depend on the contributions of today's students. In rethinking education to cope with rapid change, innovation, technology, and research are indispensable tools of education. This book is a synthesis of ideas contained in papers presented at a symposium sponsored by UNESCO's Asian Centre of Educational Innovation for Development. Part 1, "Perspectives of Change," includes chapters entitled "Time: Change: Education" and "The Framework: Emerging Growth Points: Problems." Part 2, "Prospects," includes the chapters, "Envisioning Future Education"; "Educating System as Open System"; "Knowledge-base of Education"; "Knowing-Learning-Teaching: The Process"; "Values: The Centre that Holds" and "Implications for Planning of Education." An annex provides a list of speakers and their papers. (LBG)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific.