ⓘ Category:Education events


Yidan Prize

The Yidan Prize is a prize founded in 2016 by Chen Yidan for "contributions to education research and development". The prize is financed and governed by a HK.5 billion independent trust.


North of England Education Conference

The North of England Education Conference was the UK’s biggest annual education conference. The first Conference took place in Manchester in 1903. The event provided an opportunity for senior decision makers in education, Children’s Services, the public sector, associated agencies and organisations to meet and consider the latest thinking and legislation affecting children and young people. In recent years the scope of the conference had expanded to encompass the broader children’s services agenda. Despite the conference name, delegates attended from across the UK and beyond. In recent yea ...


Second International Congress on Education of the Deaf

The Second International Congress on Education of the Deaf was the first international conference of deaf educators held in Milan, Italy in 1880. It is commonly known as "the Milan Conference ". After deliberations from September 6 to 11, 1880, the conference declared that oral education was superior to manual education and passed a resolution banning the use of sign language in school. After its passage in 1880, schools in European countries and the United States switched to using speech therapy without sign language as a method of education for the deaf. A formal apology was made by the ...



WeatherReadyFest, formerly WeatherFest, is an annual public educational outreach event hosted by the National Weather Association in conjunction with the organizations annual meeting. The event includes hands on activities and exhibits focused on atmospheric sciences and disaster safety. Emergency services and area broadcasters display large vehicles. Celebrity meteorologists including Nick Walker and Jim Cantore, from The Weather Channel, Ginger Zee from Good Morning America and James Spann were featured at recent events. Exhibitors include the National Weather Service, emergency services ...


World Innovation Summit for Education

The World Innovation Summit for Education is an international initiative aimed at transforming education through innovation. WISE was established by Qatar Foundation in 2009 under the patronage of its chairperson, Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser. With a biennial Summit held in Doha, and a range of year-round initiatives, WISEs mission revolves around promoting new approaches to education and investigating new ways to address pressing global education challenges.