AI + 5G = New Internet in 2020

The Journal

The marriage of two emerging technologies – AI and 5G – are about to remake the Internet. In this week’s blogpost we speculate on the changes these technologies and this New Internet will engender

Guest post: Biggest eLearning content trends of 2020 and beyond

EdTech4Beginners

education 2020 e-learning edtech technology trendsIf we go by Training Magazine’s prediction about the eLearning industry, it will be safe to say that Online learning is not a small industry anymore. In fact, expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of 5% between 2019 and 2024 and expected to cross the $200 billion mark by 2024. . Learning through a virtual medium has become highly popular over the last decade.

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Vote for Digital Promise in the 2020 SXSW EDU PanelPicker

Digital Promise

It may be August, but we’re already planning ahead for SXSW EDU in March 2020. The post Vote for Digital Promise in the 2020 SXSW EDU PanelPicker appeared first on Digital Promise.

SXSW EDU 2020 PanelPicker

The Christensen Institute

This year, learn more about the proposed SXSW EDU 2020 panels and sessions featuring the latest research from Alana Dunagan, Thomas Arnett, and Chelsea Waite. The post SXSW EDU 2020 PanelPicker appeared first on Christensen Institute. The SXSW EDU PanelPicker is back again! Discover what our team is bringing to the K-12 and higher education conversation. We’d appreciate your vote and hope to see you in Austin. What’s Next for the President’s Forum?

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Call for Proposals: EduCon 2020

techlearning

EduCon 2020 launches with the theme of "Authenticity,"  and a new conference space at 1482 Green St., Philadelphia, PA 19130  

Five Presenters Join TCEA Convention & Exposition 2020

techlearning

TCEA announces five new presenters for TCEA Convention & Exposition 2020

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Adobe Flash 2020 Retirement: The 5 R’s Strategy for Teachers

ViewSonic Education

Quick Take: Take a closer look at the Adobe Flash 2020 Retirement: What will happen. Adobe will retire its crown jewel Adobe Flash in 2020. Adobe Flash software after 2020. To say that the Adobe Flash 2020 retirement will be a shock to many people would be an exaggeration.

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Adobe Flash 2020 Retirement: The 5 R’s Strategy for Teachers

myViewBoard

Quick Take: Take a closer look at the Adobe Flash 2020 Retirement: 1. Adobe will retire its crown jewel Adobe Flash in 2020. The once ubiquitous Flash Player found in 98% of all Internet-connected desktops around the world will fade into its golden years at the end of 2020.

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FETC Announces Full Agenda and Highlights for 2020 Conference

techlearning

The conference will take place January 14-17, 2020 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami, Fla The National Future of Education Technology® Conference (FETC®) today announced that the full program for the 40th anniversary event is now available online.

Sekou Andrews to Open TCEA 2020

techlearning

TCEA announces its opening keynote speaker, Sekou Andrews

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Tech & Learning Announce 2020 Dates & Locations for T&L Leadership Summits

techlearning

Tech & Learning Leadership Summits use a combination of presentations and idea exchanges to focus on the challenges and success stories related to using education technology to support educational transformation

CoSN 2020 Issues Call for Presentations

techlearning

The call is open now and will close on July 12, 2019

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TCEA Announces 2020 Closing Keynote Speaker

techlearning

An encouraging speaker, Brooks has spoken to educational groups all around the nation

Future of Education Technology Conference Announces New Session Tracks for 2020

techlearning

The National Future of Education Technology Conference® (FETC®) has announced the six content tracks for 2020, two of which―Future of Ed Tech Library Media Specialist and Future of Ed Tech Coach―are new tracks being introduced for the first time.

ISTE 2015: 6 Tech Trends on Education's Horizon, 2015–2020

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith The influence of 3D printing, adaptive learning technologies and wearable technologies in the classroom is growing. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content Distance Learning Game-based Learning Leadership Management

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The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020

Educational Technology Guy

Below is an infographic of the 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020. I''ve written about the 10 Important Skills Students Need for the Future and the 1 0 Tech Skills Every Student should have before. You will notice that critical thinking, social intelligence, collaboration and using new technologies are all part of this. It is important that schools work to help students develop all of these skills so that they can be successful in our ever changing world. --.

US Graduation Rates on Track to Reach 90% by 2020

K-12 Schools - Education News

A new report released this week suggests that American schools are still on track to reach the national goal of having 90% of high school students graduate on time by 2020.

25 Technology Skills Teachers Need To Master For the 2020’s (and Beyond)

Fractus Learning

Ask any teacher and they will tell you that it’s essential to keep up on skills in order to be at the top of profession. Students these days have lived their entire lives online. It’s as […]. Educators Resources

Jack & Jill Go Back To School in 2020

Knowledge Avatars

Jack and Jill are working on a physics problem. Their teacher asked them to calculate the force needed to hurl a 500 pound projectile from a spot on Earth to 20,000 miles in low earth orbit. They don’t have any idea of what they need to know to solve this problem and they don’t want to dig through numerous articles or videos on the subject. They want to learn what they need for this problem as thoroughly and rapidly as possible. On their iPads they access the Physics Knowledge Avatar.

Adobe Flash End of Life & the Threat to Education

myViewBoard

Adobe Flash end of life in 2020 is soon arriving. So why is this star falling at the end of 2020? Adobe announced it plans to no longer support Flash Player starting on December 31, 2020. Education end of Flash Flash 2020Quick Take: A waning of an era.

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Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020 [Infographic]

Indiana Jen

Prepare to be indispensable by 2020 or the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Source: Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020 [Infographic]. Acquire these top ten skills you need to thrive in the next five years. Education Technology 21st century skills American Education job skill

20 By 2020: Quizlet’s Big Revenue Ambitions From Third-Party Content Partners

Edsurge

He expects the dollars from these partnerships to make up 20 to 30 percent of Quizlet’s overall revenues by 2020. For its first 10 years, Quizlet was humming along just fine. The bootstrapped, San Francisco-based company claimed it was profitable thanks to its free popular digital flashcards, for which users could pay an annual subscription to get additional features. Then—and now—it ranked among the top 25 most popular U.S. websites, according to Quantcast.

K-12 Ed-Tech Platform and Tools Market Value to Increase to $1.83 Billion by 2020, Report Says

Marketplace K-12

Billion by 2020, Report Says appeared first on Market Brief. The market around ed-tech tools being used by schools continues to grow, but there are limits to that growth, an analysis finds. The post K-12 Ed-Tech Platform and Tools Market Value to Increase to $1.83

Designing your classroom to prepare students for 2020 and beyond [webinar]

Nureva

There’s a lot of talk these days about the real-world problems student will inherit and the skills they’ll need to tackle them – such as critical thinking, collaboration, problem solving, creativity, negotiation and more. While it’s easy to agree that these skills are essential, finding effective ways to develop them in students can be somewhat more challenging. Would you like new ideas to create a classroom culture that draws on student passions to foster these abilities?

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The Internet of Things in K-12

Kajeet

billion in 2018, while Statista estimates that there will be close to 31 billion connected smartphones, wearables, smart watches, cars, and other devices by the end of 2020.

Editors Desk: Back to the Future

techlearning

2020 marks the 40th anniversary of Tech & Learning, which is a pretty good run for a magazine, especially one focused on technology Time flies when you’re having fun!

Our Approach to Strategic Planning in Education

Education Elements

The year 2020 is shaping up to be a record year - Summer Olympics, a World Cup, a presidential election, and in the education world, the year many strategic plans expire.

Real Media Literacy: Spotting a Fake Story

MiddleWeb

With the 2020 election underway fake news and deceptive social media posts and imagery are expected to become commonplace. Media literacy expert Frank Baker offers a lesson to help our always-connected students acquire some of the “healthy skepticism” skills they’ll need.

Looking Back at the 2019 Challenge Institute

Digital Promise

Use the form below to receive information about the Digital Promise Challenge Institute in 2020. On July 8–10, 2019, Digital Promise held the first ever Challenge Institute.

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ISTE 2019 Wrap Up & Review

TeacherCast

In this episode, we take a look back at the conference and share insights from both educators and edtech companies about what they see as the state of today's digital classrooms and what we can look forward to next year at ISTE 2020. In this episode, we take a look back at the conference and share insights from both educators and edtech companies about what they see as the state of today's digital classrooms and what we can look forward to next year at ISTE 2020.

Digital Skills Make a Difference for Adult Learners

Digital Promise

Last fall, in an effort to address this gap, Facebook pledged to train 3,000 Michiganders in digital skills by 2020 through the Digital Skills Micro-credential program created in partnership with Digital Promise. The number of middle-skill jobs that require digital skills continues to grow.

The 4 Biggest Questions You Need to Ask Before You Start District Strategic Planning

Education Elements

And with many strategic plans expected to expire in 2020, and many districts reporting that they did not hit their previous strategic-planning intended outcomes, we recommend you bring in different considerations for your next 5-year strategic plan.

Coalition Opposes President’s Plan to Pull the Plug on This $1.2 Billion Block Grant

Marketplace K-12

More than 30 organizations are protesting President Trump’s 2020 budget proposal to defund the Title IV-A program, which districts can use for a variety of needs. The post Coalition Opposes President’s Plan to Pull the Plug on This $1.2 Billion Block Grant appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Funding / Budgets

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48 iPad Apps That Support A Student-Centered Workflow

TeachThought - Learn better.

48 iPad Apps That Support A Student-Centered Workflow by TeachThought Staff Updated for 2019–2020 If you use iPads in your classroom, you’ve likely been faced with the challenge of workflow–how work, data, and thinking are distributed, collected, and aggregated.

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Rhode Coder and Data Navigators: Helping Adult Learners Gain Coding and Computer Science Skills

Digital Promise

Bureau of Labor Statistics predicted that by 2020, there will be 1.4 A recent report by the U.S. million more software development jobs than applicants who can fill them. This nationwide technical talent shortage has drawn the attention of many and spurred various efforts to address it.

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