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Global Student Success Forum

Cultivating growth from high school to higher education 

Wednesday, October 19 & Thursday, October 20, 2022

35

Global Top 100 Universities participating

2,000

Education practitioners from K-12 and higher education

4,000

Students across 17 countries

Welcome to the 2022 Global Student Success Forum

The Global Student Success Forum is a two-day virtual event focused on cultivating student growth from high school to higher education. The Forum is a diverse program with expert-led dialogue from leading global universities that will explore student-centred and evidence-based practices through workshops, panels and presentations, to discuss how the education sector can collaborate to develop future-ready global citizens.

Organized by Rosedale International Education, the Global Student Success Forum offers timely conversations with education sector changemakers across themes of learning innovation, student entrepreneurship and career design, pathways and experiential programs, and dominant trends. It’s time to reshape the future of global education—and we invite you to join our global education community from October 19-20, 2022, to engage in the latest concepts and approaches that strengthen education practices and empower our future leaders. 

The Forum provides an exclusive, invitation-only university recruitment event for Rosedale Global High School Program students on October 20—connecting more than 4,000 students from 17 countries with international student recruitment officers and experiential program staff from more than 35 Global Top 100 universities. 

Visit our School Profile to learn more about Rosedale Academy—an independent, Ontario-based Canadian private high school inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education in Canada under Board School Identification (BSID) number 668726 and authorized to grant the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) to global graduates of Rosedale’s Global High School Program.

Global Student Success Forum | Goals

  • Promote collaboration between global universities and K-12 schools in a student success focused community. 
  • Foster new ideas, knowledge sharing and explore student-centred practices through workshops, panel discussions, and presentations.  
  • Develop innovative programming and experiential learning opportunities that reshape how we support a new generation of learners. 
  • Strengthen educational practices in K-12 schools to support student success in universities and careers. 

Global Student Success Forum | Event Agenda

Day 1 | Practitioner Forum and Knowledge Exchange

Wednesday, October 19, 2022  from 8-11 a.m. EST

The first day of the Global Student Success Forum unites international education practitioners at leading global universities and K-12 schools—from admissions, recruitment and counselling functions, faculty members and administrators—join us for a three-hour forum exploring student-centred and evidence-based practices through themes of learning innovation, student entrepreneurship and career design, pathways and experiential programs, and dominant trends. 

Event attendees include: University admissions and recruitment officers; university faculty and staff from outreach and experiential programs; K-12 school administrators, principals and guidance counsellors; industry practitioners from leading higher education organizations and consortiums, education service providers, and international student service providers.

Keynote Session, Dynamic Presentations & Concurrent Panels

Our speakers include education sector leaders who’ve forged new paths in international education–including Global Top 100 university faculty members and administrators, CEOs, and education sector champions. Through a keynote address, concurrent panel discussions, dynamic presentations, and intimate networking opportunities, you’ll explore how to advance your teaching, learning and student support practices to advance the next generation of learners.

Time

Session

Description

Speaker(s)

8:00 – 8:05 a.m.
Opening Remarks
TBD
8:05 – 8:20 a.m.
Keynote Speech
Keynote address with a theme of learning innovation and pathways to student success.
Distinguished individual leading a top university consortium or education/innovation-focused organization
8:20 – 8:40 a.m.
Featured Presentation 1
Research-based discussion with a holistic global view of post-pandemic student mobility and study abroad opportunities; how does our past inform our present; how are academics, economics, and K-12 to higher ed responses supporting positive sector change.
Education industry research organization
8:40 – 9:25 a.m.
Concurrent Panel A1
What do global leading universities want in their first-year students?
Director of Admissions & Recruitment, global leading universities
Concurrent Panel A2
Upholding and advancing academic integrity from high school to higher education
High school and university leaders discuss themes in academic integrity
9:25 — 9:35 a.m.
Break
9:35 – 9:55 a.m.
Featured Presentation 2
Global citizenship and design thinking for the next generation of learners
Speaker from a Global Top 20 University
9:55 – 10:40 a.m.
Concurrent Panel B1
Career planning and experiential programs
Hear from leaders in the US, Canada, UK, Brazil and China in this blended high school and university panel
Concurrent Panel B2
International university experiences in China
Top Chinese university representatives
10:40 – 10:45 a.m.
Closing Remarks

Guidance Counsellor Workshops

Throughout the 3-hour event, concurrent, 30-minute Counsellor Workshops will take place with six global leading universities from Canada, the US, Australia and the UK. These invitation-only workshops offer networking and knowledge-sharing opportunities for counsellors and admissions officers from leading global universities. Counsellor Workshops are live, invitation-only sessions and reserved for select partners in the Rosedale Global High School Program community. 

Day 2 | Global University Student Recruitment Fair

Thursday, October 20, 2022 from 8-11 a.m. EST

The second day of the Global Student Success Forum is an exclusive, invitation-only university recruitment event for Rosedale Global High School Program students—connecting more than 4,000 students from 17 countries with international student recruitment officers and experiential program staff from more than 35 Global Top 100 universities. With diverse engagement opportunities, we provide students and their families with the ability to have direct conversations with university administrators to deepen student understanding of university programs, acquire insights on university and career planning, and build successful transitions from high school to higher education.

Event attendees include: International student recruitment officers and experiential program staff from Global Top 100 and Canada U15 universities; international students and parents of Rosedale Global High School program and students from other international programs offered by Rosedale partners schools; Rosedale Global High School partner school administrators and guidance counsellors; program sponsors providing international student services.

University Engagement Virtual Booths

Virtual booths have both static information that students can browse and download, as well as a live chat function with a university representative. Students may choose to chat in the main chat box with the admissions officer and see other students’ questions, or they can initiate a private chat box with the admissions officer. Booths are open for the entirety of the event.  

Student Workshops

Thematic workshops will be held concurrent to booths, and hosted by universities or third-party providers. The 30-45 minute workshop includes a presentation, followed by Q&A for students, families and school staff. Some themes may include: Career Paths in Robotics, Studying Medicine in the UK, Financial Aid for International Students in Canada.  

Rosedale Alumni Lounges

Alumni lounges will be hosted by Rosedale alumni divided by their country of study. UK, Canada, and Australia are the key focus areas, with additional countries to be added. The alumni lounges will be a place for students to ask practical questions about the alumni transition experience via chat or video conferencing. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

To provide a high-quality experience for university representatives, students, parents and staff of the Rosedale Global Education Community, a small number of select third-party international student service providers are invited to sponsor the Global Student Success Forum. Third-party international student service providers include internship and experiential program providers, banking services, international insurance providers, international accommodation services, health and well-being services, and scholarship providers. Interested sponsors will be reviewed for quality of services provided to international students. 

Reach us at: forum@rosedaleacademy.com