Author Archives: Tara Jacobsen

Join Groei Education’s Lunch and Learn at the Future of Education Summit!

Preparing Young Minds for Tomorrow’s Workforce We are excited to announce that Groei Education will be hosting a special “Lunch and Learn” session at the upcoming Future of Education Summit, taking place on 25th July 2024 at Canterbury College, Queensland. This summit is a vital platform designed to empower educators, innovators, and leaders in preparing students for the ever-changing future. Come and Join hear from two of our team members Tara Jacobsen and Joelle McCully […]

Understanding Microcredentials: Benefits and Key Considerations

In the rapidly evolving landscape of professional development and education, micro-credentials have emerged as a pivotal innovation an opportunity to give young people an edge when navigating pathways to work. Micro-credentials are tailored to provide specialised knowledge or skills in certain areas of study, bridging the gap between traditional education paths and the dynamic needs of the workforce. As educational institutions and industries recognise the value of lifelong learning, micro-credentials have become increasingly relevant, offering […]

Knoei and Tomorrow’s Hope

The Knoei Programs (Colab for High School students and Turbo for school leavers) are entrepreneurship incubators that provides pathways and choices for young people. Students not only ideate and incubate a start-up idea and learn the business skills to commercialise, they complete the program with a Nationally Accredited qualification, pathways to University, a Job, being the owner of their own business (or all 3!).  The Knoei programs are a cool and different way for young […]

Can Entrepreneurship and Innovation be Taught?

In an era marked by rapid changes and unforeseen challenges, the question of whether entrepreneurship and innovation can be taught has never been more relevant. The past few years disruption serve as a stark reminder of the unpredictable nature of our world. It highlights the necessity for young adults, especially future entrepreneurs, to be equipped not only with knowledge but also with the mindset to navigate an unknowable future. Embracing Uncertainty as a New Normal […]