What is the main challenge facing educators in a post-pandemic context? Academic results? An increase in bullying? Student desertion? These are all recurring concerns. Nevertheless, one overarching challenge is a root cause that intersects all the aforementioned. In 2022, Coschool, an IDB 21st Century Skills Coalition member, asked this question to over 200 educators from rural … [Read more...] about Prioritizing Well-Being in Schools: Coschool’s Recipe for Education with Emotion
Edward Sara-Kennedy is a Senior Coordinator at Coschool, where he is responsible for leading the implementation of PRIMED Colombia; a pedagogical model and project to develop character education amongst public school leadership teams in partnership with the Secretary of Education Bogotá. Prior to Coschool, his experience includes managing a British Council social leadership program across 80 countries as well as facilitating the Youth Social Enterprise World Forum in Ethiopia. More recently, Edward has led investigations into the development of Transnational Education projects between Australian and Latin American Universities (Colombian, Mexican, Chilean and Brazilian) on behalf of universities themselves as well as the Australian Government.