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Tony Jackson

Dr. Anthony Jackson served as vice president of education at Asia Society and the director of the Center for Global Education, a global platform for collaboratively advancing education for global competence for all. Trained in both developmental psychology and education, Jackson is one of the world's leading authorities on adolescent education and is co-author of the seminal work Educating for Global Competence: Preparing our Youth to Engage the World. Prior to joining Asia Society, he directed the Carnegie Corporation's Task Force on the Education of Young Adolescents, where he co-authored the groundbreaking book Turning Points 2000: Educating Adolescents in the 21st Century.