Nobel Prize Teacher Summit Hubs:
In the Flood of Facts
7 December – online seminar, free of cost
Chose the time to start:
11:30 am CET
3:30 pm CET
7:00 pm CET
Register here.

Become a part of the Nobel Prize Education Network! With our conference kit, you can host a hub for teachers to take part in a seminar with Nobel Prize laureates and other interesting speakers. You invite the teachers and we provide you with the material.

We have recorded the online seminar Nobel Prize Teacher Summit and on 7 December 2021, we will do a live introduction to the seminar at three different times, suitable for different time zones around the world.

After the live introduction, you arrange for watching the video from the conference, followed by our proposed questions to discuss in your group of teachers. You can chose to watch the full 2 hour video or prepare to pick the parts of the program that is the most relevant for your audience.

Read more about the theme, the speakers and the content of the programme here.

When you register for the hub, you will get more information about:

A.    The theme and speakers of the programme

B.    How to host a hub

C.    Suggested timetable and organization

D.    Conference kit from the Nobel Prize Museum

E.     An optional pre-meeting for Hub organizers
25 November 9:30AM CET or 4:00PM CET

Thank you for joining the hubs for the Nobel Prize Teacher Summit!

Do you have any questions, email annika.hedas-falk@nobelprize.org

Arrange a hub for Nobel Prize Teacher Summit!

We call on schools, universities, science centers and other institutions around the world, to invite teachers to take part in the online seminar – In the Flood of Facts – at your location! With our conference kit it’s easy to enable the teachers to digitally meet Nobel Prize laureates and many other interesting speakers and to contribute to the discussion.

How to host a hub

This is an opportunity for you to invite local teachers to watch the online seminar together. We refer to these groups of teachers as hubs for the Nobel Prize Teacher Summit.

Each group of teachers can be small or large; you decide! And this conference is relevant to teachers of all subjects, from all sorts of schools, teaching from preschool up to university level. The more heterogeneous the group is, the better!

The Nobel Prize Museum will provide you with the following:

1. A template for your invitation

2. A printable workbook with the theme, speaker’s presentation and suggested questions to discuss

3. A direct link to the broadcast on YouTube

Your commitment:

1. Send out invitations to teachers

2. Arrange for snacks / food and drinks

3. Provide a projector or a screen with good audio

4. Print out materials for the teachers

5. Host the event for approximately 3 hours working around the recorded version of the Nobel Prize Teacher Summit

Suggested timetable and organization

1. We suggest you invite the guests to arrive 45-60 minutes before you start the broadcast. Afterwards, the teachers can discuss and reflect for half an hour.

2. Introduction and refreshments. 30-60 minutes.
Photograph the event once the participants are seated and send us a photo of the whole group to education@nobelprize.org – happy faces and waving are encouraged! Feel free to tell about your hub on social media under #NobelPrizeTeacherSummit

3. Watch the broadcast together, 2 hours.
Provide each participant with a pen and paper for notes on their thoughts to bring to round table discussions after the broadcast.

4. Discussions and reflection. 30 minutes.
In what way do you address critical thinking in your classroom? Have you met students who believe in conspiracy theories or disinformation? What will you bring home from today’s seminar that may help you improve your teaching?
Thank you for joining us today!

The conference kit

Watch the broadcast here

If you have any questions, please contact us on education@nobelprize.org