BRIDGES TO THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION: POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE DIGITAL AGE

| September 30, 2018

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Among its many policy briefs, “The Future of Work and Education for the Digital Age” Task Force has produced recommendations that articulate different dimensions of education policy and technology-driven transformations. We hope this first set of educational policy briefs inspire subsequent T20 editions to consider education policy as a key dimension that must be considered if we are to foster this prosperous future.

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