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The Third Millenium Education is a collection of thoughts and inspirations of stakeholders within education. A podcast exploring state mandated education, its relevance, impact and how it can best meet the needs of third millennium learners, employers and the country. Whether you are a parent, training to be a teacher, a policymaker, an academic, an education innovator or someone working in edtech there will be something for you. This podcast is hosted by Zenna Hopson. www.ZennaHopson.com

The Third Millenium Education is a collection of thoughts and inspirations of stakeholders within education. A podcast exploring state mandated education, its relevance, impact and how it can best meet the needs of third millennium learners, employers and the country. Whether you are a parent, training to be a teacher, a policymaker, an academic, an education innovator or someone working in edtech there will be something for you. This podcast is hosted by Zenna Hopson. www.ZennaHopson.com

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United Kingdom

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The Third Millenium Education is a collection of thoughts and inspirations of stakeholders within education. A podcast exploring state mandated education, its relevance, impact and how it can best meet the needs of third millennium learners, employers and the country. Whether you are a parent, training to be a teacher, a policymaker, an academic, an education innovator or someone working in edtech there will be something for you. This podcast is hosted by Zenna Hopson. www.ZennaHopson.com

Language:

English


Episodes

Mark Rogers, Executive Director at Collaborate CIC and Zarah Printer, Board member for Care Leaders Covenant Advisory Board

6/1/2021
Welcome to another episode of Third Millennium Education. This week we are so excited to have a special episode consisting of two guests, Mark Rogers and Zarah Printer. We are going to hear from their view on the current education system, and the importance of supportive educators and caregivers in their lives, and how they benefited from it. “One of the main things that I hear from young people over and over again, we actually want to be heard.” “Love should never leave. Represent the...

Duration:00:39:27

Deborah Eyre, Founder of High Performance Learning

5/13/2021
Deborah is Founder and Chair of High Performance Learning. Her career has focused on helping students reach high levels of cognitive performance. She created the High Performance Learning organisation to engineer a system-change in educational thinking so that we start to accept that most people could be high performers and structure schools accordingly. “It gave me the chance to really begin to understand and do serious research into how the most successful learners think and learn.” “How...

Duration:00:50:40

Hezron Brown, Founder of More Talk More Action

4/29/2021
Hezron Brown, Founder & Director of More Talk More Action, Ambassador of The Prince's Trust and Business Owner of Beyond Belief “Concentrate on the subjects that are important and will benefit you moving forward.” “Nowadays, teachers are trained to identify the needs and tackle issues met by young people but it is still not put into practice.” “Teachers could not concentrate on helping the students because of their heavy workload.” “Caring and believing from educators is vital in one's...

Duration:00:37:12

Hezron Brown, Founder & Director of More Talk More Action, Ambassador of The Prince's Trust and Business Owner of Beyond Belied - JTS

4/29/2021
Hezron Brown, Founder & Director of More Talk More Action, Ambassador of The Prince's Trust and Business Owner of Beyond Belied - JTS “Concentrate on the subjects that are important and will benefit you moving forward.” “Nowadays, teachers are trained to identify the needs and tackle issues met by young people but it is still not put into practice.” “Teachers could not concentrate on helping the students because of their heavy workload.” “Caring and believing from educators is vital in...

Duration:00:37:12

Hannah Jones, Founder of Connecting Learning

4/14/2021
Hannah Jones, founder & director of Connecting Learning talks about how technology can benefit education. says “Technology needs to make learning easier, quicker, or better.” “Learners need to get excited about creating content online and collaborating together.” “It is important to have fun while learning.” “Technology needs to make learning easier, quicker, or better.” “Learners should have the option and the ability to use technology as part of their evidence in learning.” Connect...

Duration:00:34:32

Lord Victor Adebowale, Co-Founder & Chairman of Visionable, Chair Social Enterprise UK

3/31/2021
This week, we have Lord Victor Adebowale, Co-Founder & Chairman of Visionable and Chair of Social Enterprise UK. We are going to hear from his view on the current education system, and stress how personalised learning can benefit minority youngsters in many ways. “Firstly, we don't value teaching our teachers enough to give them the inspiration. Secondly, we should think about education, not exams. Lastly, we have to give our kids enough experiences so they can make credible choices about...

Duration:00:33:50

Kathleen Hamilton, Head of Product at Genius U

3/18/2021
Kathleen Hamilton is Head of Product at GeniusU. She talks about her educational experience at Green School, Bali. GeniusU, is an edtech platform transforming education for life long learners. “At Green School students are not segmented by age, but by what they want to learn and how competent they were at any given subjects.” “Green School has this openness and this curiosity that didn’t exist in a lot of other schools. That is what turned me into very much believing in activism as a means...

Duration:00:36:09

Matthew Gordon, CEO and Founder of Spectra

3/4/2021
Matthew Gordon is the CEO and Founder of Spectra, the delivery partner for the Care Leavers Covenant. “Wider society has a role to play in supporting our young people to thrive. That is the central premise of the covenant. That is not just the state’s responsibility but the wider society has a role in nurturing, fostering and enabling.” "I had come into the social care space in earnest in 2014, and I was amazed at some of the lack of empathy that existed for our young people. How our...

Duration:00:48:05

Callum James, Founder of Zeal Movement and EventConnect

2/17/2021
Callum James is a music and events entrepreneur, Founder of Zeal Movement and Event Connect. We are going to hear from his rollercoaster experience in both life and education and stressing how personalized learning can benefit disruptive youngsters in many ways. “Teachers were not prepared; they do not have time. For them, it is way easier to just take the disrupted kids out from the classroom, rather than focusing on what could be the actual problem and how to resolve them.” “Pupil...

Duration:00:26:21

Shad Moarif, Founder and Developer of Karismath and KarisEnglish

2/4/2021
Shad Moarif is the Founder-Developer, Karismath and KarisEnglish. "Returning the loan is a moral and spiritual need, the primary goal because regaining back their assets is like regaining something priceless.” Time Stamp: [1:30] Shad Moarif’s education journey [2:45] Shad’s point of view on how different profession view mathematics [5:23] Shad’s thoughts on well-structured education systems [7:59] Challenges Shad met on his teaching journey in Pakistan [9:26] Shad’s plan on teachers...

Duration:00:36:34

Marty Cofie, Creative Innovator, Personal Trainer & Educator

1/21/2021
Join us this week in Third Millennium Education where we are delighted to welcome Marty Cofie, a creative innovator, personal trainer and educator with three children, two still at school and adapting to home learning during the pandemic. I talk to her about her experience of education, and how she helped her kids to adapt with learning during Covid-19 lockdown period. Marty Cofie says “I'd say my first thing would be a lot of listening. A lot of listening. So watching, listening humbly and...

Duration:00:35:15

Henry Warren, Executive Chairman of Watobe and Co-Founder of Turn On The Subtitles

1/7/2021
Henry Warren - Executive Chairman of Watobe and Co-Founder of Turn On The Subtitles In this episode we hear from Henry Warren, Executive Chairman of Watobe and Co-Founder of Turn On The Subtitles. “What was really interesting was kind of how many of those companies hadn't really kicked on beyond their country of origin. Because it's really hard to do. And then especially when you're selling into a school system, the amount of interdependencies are remarkably complex.” “Why not look...

Duration:00:36:04

René Carayol, Global Leadership Keynote Speaker and Chief Executive of CARAYOL

12/24/2020
René Carayol - Global Leadership Keynote Speaker and Chief Executive of CARAYOL In this episode we hear from René Carayol, Global Leadership Keynote Speaker and Chief Executive of CARAYOL “But so now with if you've come from where I've come from education is key…. And I've never seen anyone fulfil their full career potential without the intervention of a mentor. What we've realised is start them as early as you can.” “The objective is to find out one or two things you're outstanding at....

Duration:00:32:32

Lawrence Dallaglio, Founder of Dallaglio Rugby Works

12/10/2020
In this episode we hear from Lawrence Dallaglio, Former Rugby World Champion and Founder of Dallaglio Rugby Works on his thoughts on mainstream education and how his charity could be an important part in helping the next generations. “You are what you’re exposed to in life, that’s what my mother used to teach me. The more good, positive things you can be exposed to, the more opportunities you can create for young people, the better their journey and their path might be through their...

Duration:00:27:48

Professor Stephen Heppell, Expert In Learning Environments

11/26/2020
In this episode, Professor Stephen Heppell will be discussing about his passions in education and his thoughts on political interference on educations. “There are 2.2 billion children in the world, and about half have almost no education at all. And the other half of the 1 billion have pretty miserable experiences and bullying. The quarter left, actually in school enjoying it, typically, we fail about half of them, so education isn't doing all that good.” “As you know education ain't...

Duration:00:55:24

Asha Alexander, Principal of The Kindergarten Starters

11/12/2020
In this second episode we hear from Asha Alexander, principal of The Kindergarten Starters in Dubai. “It takes a war, a climate disaster or a pandemic to force educators to actually let go what they are familiar with, and to embark on new journeys.” “You might call me stupid or you might call me brave, to get rid of textbooks and learn in a very open way.” “Nowadays, children can just Google anything they want to learn, what they need is a platform or an opportunity to use those skills....

Duration:00:38:23

Professor Stephen Heppell, Expert in Learning Environments

11/1/2020
Professor Stephen Heppell is en expert learning environments. He is Professor at Bournemouth University, Chair in New Media Environments, Emeritus Professor Anglia Ruskin University “There are 2.2 billion children in the world, and about half have almost no education at all. And the other half of the 1 billion have pretty miserable experiences and bullying. The quarter left, actually in school enjoying it, typically, we fail about half of them, so education isn't doing all that good.” “As...

Duration:00:55:27

Charles Clarke, Former Secretary of State for Education

10/29/2020
In this first episode, we hear from Charles Clarke, Former Secretary of State for Education of UK. Charles said "The single biggest problem is the dislocation between work and education. We need to bring together work and education together from quite a young age." Timestamps: [3:08] Why education is no longer fit for purpose [10:30] Importance of broader skillsets [14:30] What is the purpose of education [18:15] How to get disadvantaged people education? [20:25] What can we do to get...

Duration:00:33:44

Charles Clarke, Former Secretary of State for Education of UK

10/5/2020
In this first episode, we hear from Charles Clarke, Former Secretary of State for Education of UK Charles said "The single biggest problem is the dislocation between work and education. We need to bring together work and education together from quite a young age." Time stamps: [3:08] Why education is no longer fit for purpose [10:30] Importance of broader skillsets [14:30] What is the purpose of education [18:15] How to get disadvantaged people education? [20:25] What can we do to get...

Duration:00:33:52