We are very pleased to welcome the Olin College of Engineering, a highly innovative academic institution, to the Center for Curriculum Redesign (CCR). President Richard Miller stated, “… the need for a fresh conceptualization of education is urgent. This may be the most pressing Grand Challenge of our age.”
Monthly Archives: December 2011
Finland, one of the early partners of the CCR, is also one of the top PISA performers in its many iterations. We recommend reviewing its curriculum and the paper “The Finnish National Core Curriculum: Structure and Development,” to understand the process through which Finland’s curriculum operates.
Finland joins CCR
We are very pleased to announce that the Finnish Board of Education has joined the Center for Curriculum Redesign (CCR). In his support letter, Timo Lankinen, Director General, stated, “…what is essential in curriculum necessitates a bold reconsideration of knowledge and learning, contents, and pedagogical practices.”
The Center for Curriculum Redesign gets renewed funding from the Fondation Henri Moser
The Center for Curriculum Redesign (CCR) is pleased to announce that the Fondation Henri Moser (Geneva, Switzerland) has renewed its commitment to the cause of, and approach to, global curriculum redesign as championed by the CCR.
CCR – concept presentation and white paper
This presentation and white paper describe the guiding concepts behind the founding of the Center for Curriculum Redesign.