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3 Ways to Rethink Student Education in Response to Covid-19

As schools continue to adjust to the shifting realities of Covid-19, parents, teachers and schools have an opportunity to rethink the previous methods of student education. We asked Dr. Shimi Kang, IWF British Columbia member and founder of Dolphin Kids: Future-Ready Leaders, the following question - “What are 3 ways to rethink student education in response to Covid-19?” Here's her response:

As schools continue to adjust to the shifting realities of Covid-19, we have an opportunity to rethink student education. We asked Dr. Shimi Kang - “What are 3 ways to rethink student education in response to Covid-19?” Here's her response:
3 Ways to Rethink Student Education in Response to Covid-19

Share the Dignity – A Critical Idea Remaking the World

 

Rochelle Courtenay has an idea that is remaking the world: making sanitary items accessible to women experiencing homelessness, domestic violence, and even young girls in school. In this episode, she shares the importance of removing the stigma around periods, the fight to remove the tampon tax in Australia, and the meaningful impacts that result from providing accessible period products to women around the world.

Rochelle Courtenay is the founder and Managing Director of Share the Dignity and member of IWF Australia. She was also a previous Ideas Remaking the World presenter.

Highlighting the innovators, instigators and disruptors within the IWF community, IWF members are invited to submit a proposal by June 9 for consideration to present at the 2021 Virtual World Leadership Conference, taking place November 4-5, 2021. Learn more about the application process by clicking here.

 

 

Rochelle Courtenay has an idea that is remaking the world: making sanitary items accessible to women experiencing homelessness, domestic violence, and even young girls in school. Listen to her story on the latest episode of IWF's Game Changers podcast.
Share the Dignity – A Critical Idea Remaking the World

Special Interest Group: Health Care

On Wednesday, April 28th we joined the Special Interest Group: Health Care for a discussion with Prof. Mercè Boada, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer, Fundació ACE, Barcelona Alzheimer Treatment and Research Center; and Margarita Estévez-Abe, PhD, Co-Director, Center for European Studies Department of Political Science, Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, Syracuse University.

Special Interest Group: Health Care
Special Interest Group: Health Care

Game Changers Podcast: Singapore’s Covid-19 Success Strategy

 


When it comes to loss of life from Covid-19, Singapore has one of the world’s lowest case fatality rates. With 60,000+ cases of Covid-19 and around 30 deaths, there is much to be learned from Singapore’s healthcare professionals. In this episode, Ivy Ng shares how decisive action from leadership helped control the spread, lessons learned, and how her team is planning for the “new normal” of the future.

Guest: Ivy Ng, Group Chief Executive Officer of SingHealth, the largest healthcare group in Singapore, and member of IWF Singapore

 

When it comes to loss of life from Covid-19, Singapore has one of the world’s lowest case fatality rates, with 60,000+ cases of Covid-19 & around 30 deaths. Learn how they did it in the latest Game Changers episode with Ivy Ng, Group CEO of SingHealth.
Game Changers Podcast: Singapore’s Covid-19 Success Strategy

Game Changers Podcast: Algorithmically Amplified: Combatting Disinformation

 

According to a recent study, false news reports are 70% more likely to be retweeted than factually accurate reports and they reach recipients 6 times faster. In this episode, Willow Bay shares useful tips on how to protect yourself and your organization from disinformation and misinformation. She highlights why people are susceptible to disinformation and the importance of being not only a conscious and critical consumer of content but an ethical creator as well.

Guest: Willow Bay, Dean of the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, member or IWF Southern California

 

Listen to Algorithmically Amplified: Combatting Disinformation featuring Willow Bay on the International Women's Forum podcast, Game Changers
Game Changers Podcast: Algorithmically Amplified: Combatting Disinformation
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