Nobel Prize winner James Heckman has noted that non-cognitive skills (i.e., social and emotional skills) are crucial in determining the success of young people, and that public education tends to ignore this fact. By Jeff Puryear, Felipe Barrera-Osorio, and Maria Cortelezzi
Escuela Activa Urbana Promotes Non-cognitive Learning
Where is Vicky Colbert this week? In Qatar
From November 4th to the 6th, Vicky Colbert will be assisting and presenting at the World Innovation Summit for Education, a special invitation from the Qatar Foundation.
Vicky panelist at Colombia in Oxford Conference
Vicky Colbert participated as a member of the panel on Public Policy at the University of Oxford on October 29th 2014 at the “Colombia in Oxford: Innovation in Science, Public Policy and Culture”.
Oscar Mogollón's Anniversary
In life, many people cross our path, but only a few truly mark our hearts when they get ahead of the road because their mission has been accomplish, and they begin that inevitable, unexpected journey to the unknown that awaits us all.
Vicky Colbert speaks at Women’s Forum Brazil 2014
The Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society, founded in 2005, is the world’s leading platform for the discussion of social and economic issues from the perspective of influential women from different geographies and generations. Among their programming are Regional Meetings that focus on bringing in leaders from politics, business, civic society and academia to enrich dialogue about gender and sector representation in particular areas of the world.