The 14th ASEF ClassNet Conference will take place from 27-30 November 2018 in Helsinki & Espoo, Finland, and focuses on the theme “Gender Equality Reprogramming STEM Education”. Finland and it’s world-famous progressive and innovative education system appears to be the perfect place to host this conference that will bring together educators to explore and share good practices on the field of gender equality and STEM education, as well as its possible impact on the society. The deadline to apply is on 9 October 2018.
The program will focus on three main aspects:
- Research & Enrichment
Expert talks and panel discussions on gender equality within education featuring teachers, educators, school leaders, policy makers and researchers to gain knowledge about the most up-to-date trends on current academic debates
- Training & Networking
Practical workshops and trainings from practitioners to place yourself and your school at the forefront of this development and extend your network
- ASEF ClassNet Awards & Collaborations
Discover the most outstanding ASEF ClassNet collaborations from this year and find school partners for future co-operations and exchanges.
- Candidates should be citizens of any of the 51 Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) partner countries;
- Secondary, vocational or high school teachers or educators, preferably in a STEM subject or with a focus on gender equality are eligible to apply. Proficiency in oral and written English skills are required.
There is no participation fee. The organisers will cover local transportation, accommodation and meals for the duration of the conference. Requests for travel subsidy will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
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