The Education Forum “Lithuanian Education: Efficient, Efficient, Quality and Socially Fair?” was held on the 25th of November in 2021. The introduction was given by Julius Lukošius (Chancellor of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania), prof. dr. Arūnas Poviliūnas (Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University). The keynote ,,Lithuanian Education: Efficient, Productive, High Quality and Socially Fair?“ was presented by habil. dr. Rimantas Želvys (Professor, Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University). The report is based on the research project „EFFECT“, co-financed by the European Social Fund (project No. DOTSUT-39), under the grant agreement No. 09.3.3-LMT-K-712-01-0018) / 1) -250000-57.
The discussion was attended by: prof. dr. Boguslav Gruževskis (Director of the Lithuanian Center for Social Sciences, Professor, Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University), prof. dr. Saulė Mačiukaitė-Žvinienė (Professor of Vilnius University Business School, Chairwoman of the Lithuanian Education Council), dr. Asta Ranonytė (Deputy Director of the National Education Agency),Vilma Bačkiūtė (Adviser to the President of the Republic of Lithuania (Education, Science and Culture Group)) , dr. Dainius Žvirdauskas (Director of KTU Engineering Lyceum, President of the Lithuanian Association of School Principles). Conclusion was given by prof. dr. Loreta Žadeikaitė (Chief Adviser of the Department of Studies, Science and Technology of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences) The forum was moderated by prof. dr. Jolanta Urbanovič (Head of the Master’s Program in Education and Science Policy and Management at Mykolas Romeris University, Director of the Institute for Educational Research and Innovation, Member of the Lithuanian Association for Educational Research), Ričardas Ališauskas (Head of the Strategic Programs Division of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sports).
The forum record is available at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHxFzyS1l3eAxn-gXT4BHbQ