Education Shock

2021, May 27 — Jul 11

In 1957, the Soviet Union launched a satellite into orbit, winning the first stage of the “space race.” The West reacted to the “Sputnik crisis” with an unprecedented education offensive that soon dominated the social debate. Education Shock looks at the decades following the “shock” of the Sputnik crisis , in which education expanded on a global scale.

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Discussion: Childhood and Education, Experimentalized (German)

With Mark Terkessidis, Gregor Harbusch, Monika Mattes, moderated by Tom Holert German original version Nov 30, 2019

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Discussion: School-Building: Between Decolonization and Development Policy

With Filipa César, Ola Uduku, Sónia Vaz Borges, moderated by Elke Beyer English original version Nov 30, 2019