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The C2City Knowledge Center is led by experts engaged in developing a diverse set of tools and materials, culminating in a knowledge portfolio that supports the set-up of a full-blown Education City.  These materials explore the theoretical, pedagogical, economic, organizational, and ethical facets of the Education City concept.

An Educational Utopia in Holon

A City Creating Meaningful Education

Yulie Haromchenko

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“I’ve taught man how to create the future,
and through creation let go of the past”

- Socrates

In the year 2020, a bus-full of teaching apprentices goes on a tour of the city of Holon, which had undergone a comprehensive and deep pedagogical change. They visit the new school and the Educational Innovation Center, hear about a project-based matriculation, about middle-school kids conducting studies in the municipal space, about the five-principle vision and abouta Second Chance School celebrating children’s strengths and talents.

A fantastic utopia or not-too-distant reality?

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