TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jan 2 – To fulfill it’s vision of cultivating global talents, the Sayling Wen Cultural & Educational Foundation partnered with HundrED, the Finnish innovative educational organization, attracted global Chinese education innovators to participate in the NXTEducator Summit held in Taiwan.
The advisory board consist of 26 international professionals who were able to indicate seven outstanding innovations. These innovations nurture FIT+HUG, with 7 chosen from the hundreds of applications submitted. For details of the seven outstanding cases, please refer to https://www.saylingwen.org/eng/NXTEducator.
The Sayling Wen Cultural & Educational Foundation is committed to provide talents for future society. The foundation developed a comprehensive blueprint – TalentNXT, which includes K-12, university students, and professionals. The NXTEducator Summit, organized jointly with HundrED, focused on searching for educational innovations in the global Chinese speaking society that enhance attitude skills based on the six indicators: FIT+HUG.
Teresa Lin, CEO of the Sayling Wen Cultural & Educational Foundation, stated that “From the past 15 years of experience on enhancing K-12 education, we believed education must quickly adapt to the interdisciplinary, diverse, and changing environment that will become the norm in the future.
We have achieved great results, granting the opportunity to develop NXTEducator and a series of TalentNXT programs. This year, we established ‘FIT+HUG’ as the main theme that integrates the learning map of each stage.”
Teresa further explained that “The 1st NXTEducator Summit recognized innovations that were elected based on science, humanities, society, environment, and innovative education aspects, allowing students to study and develop their career value through observing, expressing, and training innovative mindset.”
Lasse Leponiemi, Executive Director and co-Founder of HundrED, pointed out that they “believe the most effective way to accelerate education innovation is to integrate the world’s best education innovators and innovations. Our partner, the Sayling Wen Cultural & Educational Foundation, has been involved in global talent cultivation for a long time. We are excited for this establishment and hope to continue to explore more cross-cultural education innovations.”
With over 15 years of experience, the foundation will use NXTEducator as a beginning to integrate FIT+HUG and realize the TalentNXT talent cultivation blueprint. The vision is to gather schools, non-profit organizations, and businesses to cooperatively nurture excellent talent and assist Taiwan innovation education to be acknowledge on a global scale.