Parents Promoting Pedagogy

With guest speakers Marwan Naja, Kelly Garamone and Eric Giorgi

Thursday 6 April at 6pm

Centre des arts, La Grande Boissière

On the 6th of April from 18h00 to 19h30, the Centre des arts will be hosting Ecolint’s second edition of Parents Promoting Pedagogy. 

As part of our reflection on what students should be learning in order to thrive in the 21st Century and be actors of change for the betterment of the planet and humanity, the parents of La Grande Boissière are invited to a think tank on education. The event will be centred on the following core concepts that we are integrating into our curriculum:
- Character
- Intercultural competence
- Innovation & entrepreneurship
- Critical and philosophical thinking
 
Speakers: 
Marwan Naja, Private Equity Investor and Governor of the New College of the Humanities, who will speak about “The importance of humanities and a broad education”. 
Kelly Garamone, Managing Partner, KRW International, who will speak about “The importance of character”
Eric Giorgi, Fondateur /Directeur de Millevista, site web de réservation d’hôtels, villas et restaurants dans 26 pays, who will discuss "Entrepreneurship and education". 
 
The evening will end with a cocktail reception in the foyer of the Centre des arts.