The future belongs to those who prepare for it
In this timely and inspirational session, Richard uses his experience and expertise to help us, as educators, make sense of the last few months and explore how we can take what we are learning and shape it to ensure that it meets the needs of our students. Richard also explores the soft skills we need to cultivate and develop if our students are to be best equipped to master the world they will be inheriting from us.
Award-winning speaker, bestselling author and world-renowned thinker
Richard Gerver has been described as one of the most inspirational leaders of his generation. He is an award-winning speaker, bestselling author and world-renowned thinker.
Richard is also a bestselling author. His first book, Creating Tomorrow’s Schools Today (now in its second edition), has become a seminal text around the world for those engaged in the transformation of education. Richard's latest book, Education: A Manifesto for Change, explores how our school system can be made fit for purpose in our turbulent 21st-century world.
The three core principles underpinning Richard's philosophy are communication, empowerment and impact. His mantra: systems and structures change nothing; people do.