Disrupt[ED] Summit 2021

ADDRESSING OUR ROLE IN A DISRUPT[ED] EDUCATION MODEL

30 JULY 2021 - 1 AUGUST 2021

Disrupted Education Re-envisioned

Engage in critical conversations at The Jakes Gerwel Fellowship Disrupt(ED) Summit 2021, an online gathering of educators to lead our education system through deliberate change.
Share in the knowledge of Julian Hewitt, Chief Executive Officer at Jakes Gerwel Fellowship, and leading education experts, and partake in a collaborative community that is addressing disruptive behaviours in our education sectors. Conversations include forums and roundtables covering topical issues such as an educator’s pivotal role in the education system, the need for relevant digital pedagogy in re-imagining education, and imagining a winning formula for the future of the education system.
Share in the knowledge of Julian Hewitt, Chief Executive Officer at Jakes Gerwel Fellowship, and leading education experts, and partake in a collaborative community that is addressing disruptive behaviours in our education sectors. Conversations include forums and roundtables covering topical issues such as an educator’s pivotal role in the education system, the need for relevant digital pedagogy in re-imagining education, and imagining a winning formula for the future of the education system.

Disrupt(ED) Summit 2021 Agenda

DAY 1

30 JULY 2021

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

TIME

10h00 - 12h00

SESSION

Opening Plenary:
Leading and innovating with expertise in a disrupted education environment

SPEAKERS

Speakers TBC

TIME

12h05- 13h00

SESSION

A Conversation:
The Educator’s Pivotal Role in the Education System.

SPEAKERS

Chinezi Chijioke, Fenton Whelan, and Li Kai-Chen


Hosted by Sihle Ngesi-Magubane, Chief of Staff at Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

TIME

17h00 - 18h00

SESSION

Technology Roundtable:
Beyond the tools

SPEAKERS

Mokhudu Machaba, Robert Paddock, and Dr. Corryn Varady


Hosted by Carla Watson, Head of Graduate Teaching Fellowship at Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

TIME

14h00 - 15h00 or 16h00-17h00

SESSION

A Conversation:
The need for relevant digital pedagogy in re-imagining education

SPEAKERS

TBC Rapelang Rabana


Hosted by Jeremy Gibbon, Programme Director at Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

DAY 3

1 August 2021

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

TIME

13h30 - 15h00

SESSION

Closing Plenary:
Disrupt(ED)-education as a catalyst for entrepreneurial change

SPEAKERS

Yogavelli Nambiar, Zimkhitha Peter, and Margie Worthington-Smith


Hosted by Julian Hewitt, CEO at Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

TIME

15h05- 16h00

SESSION

A Conversation:
Inspiring and celebrating excellence in individual educators

SPEAKERS

Peter Tabichi


Hosted by Marj Brown, former Top 10 Global Teacher Prize recipient

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