Change & Adaptability
This module aims to help participants make sense of the rapid changing environment taking place throughout the world and equip them with the skills and mindset to plan for and tackle the unforeseeable circumstances to come in the future. It will also provide skills to help participants to develop a healthy mind through self expression, communications, exercise and identifying when and where to seek help. The module closes with examining how Sports can help develop mental toughness and resilience in our everyday life and the application it has for future success.
SPEAKERS & GUESTS
Our distinguished guests will be interviewed for 60 minutes
to share their valuable insights and experiences on the subject matter.
GUEST INTERVIEW: 5 Aug 2022
Session 1: GRIT & RESILIENCE
Founder, EdCamp. Ukraine
Oleksandr Elkin is the Head of Board and inspirer of EdCamp Ukraine, a strong 40,000 teachers’ professional development community. Prior to this Oleksandr managed Ukrainian and international EdTech projects, as well as held university academic and administrative positions training future computer scientists.
Between 2016 and 2020, he was serving as an adviser to three Ministers of Education and Science of Ukraine and a member of the two cohorts of Public Council of the Ministry. In 2021, Dr. Elkin became a member of Presidential Advisory Council on Promoting the Development of the General Secondary Education System and in 2022 – an expert of secondary education working group for National Council for the Recovery of Ukraine from the War.