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Laurel Jackson

Education for Global Citizenship, Children's Media and Literature, Social justice

Dr. Paula Laurel Jackson spent much of her childhood and adult life living across three continents where she experienced several educational systems. Driven by the what and why of schooling, she earned her (MSc) Masters of Science in International and Comparative Education at the University of Oxford, her MPhil in Education and her doctoral degree at the Institute of Education at the University of London.
She has worked as an educational advisor to various governmental agencies, multilateral institutions and schools on issues related to educational reform, curriculum development and teacher training. She is passionate about the concept of global citizenship and climate change and works with educational leaders around the globe to find solutions.