Mind the Gap – Linking Education Programs to Labor Market Needs”

amchamThree speakers from St. John’s International School, including IB Business & Economics teacher Victoire D’Agostino, alumnus Metodi Lazarov and current 12th student Naomi Crombie, will share their views on the ways in which the current education system does, or does not, prepare students with the skills and expertise demanded by the labor market.

Each offering his or her own unique perspective regarding not only the inconsistencies between what is taught by teachers and what is sought by employers, but also the approach St. John’s takes to overcome the skills gap by focusing on social and career development in addition to academics.

Below is the program for the event on Thursday, April 25:
12:00 – 12:15 p.m.: Welcome refreshments & registrations
12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Presentations and Q&A
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Networking lunch

Click here to register.