The World Economic Forum has identified the top 10 skills of the future as complex problem solving, critical thinking, creativity, people management, coordinating with others, emotional intelligence, service orientation, negotiation and cognitive flexibility. It is therefore important to highlight the value that basic education contributes to building these future skills.
This event provided a platform to highlight the bridge between future skills and basic education in Nigeria. The event also emphasized the roles and responsibilities of various stakeholders in rearing a generation focused on innovating to bring about the actualization of a new Nigeria.
The EdMeets series is a platform through which Education sector professionals can meaningfully engage in intersectoral conversations, such that holistic solutions to education challenges can be developed and scaled.
An edition of the series, EdMeets Tech brought education and technology experts together to synergise for the purpose of strengthening access to quality education using the platform of technology.