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.

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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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

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

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.

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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Free Resources From All My Books

Larry Ferlazzo

Look for a fourth book in my student motivation series (out in 2019) and a second edition of The ESL/ELL Teachers Survival Guide (out in 2020): teacher resourcesEvery few months, I reprint this post so that new subscribers learn about these resources.

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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New Resources On The Terrible Decision To Add A Census Citizenship Question

Larry Ferlazzo

17 states and 6 cities have sued the Department of Commerce over the citizenship question on the 2020 Census. What to know about the citizenship question the Census Bureau is planning to ask in 2020 [link] pic.twitter.com/0K5Y7Q3aXV. © 2011 Daniel X.

What is 5G and what will it mean for edtech?

FETC Converge

Forecasters expect 5G access to increase more dramatically through 2019, with the number of 5G devices becoming more ubiquitous in 2020. And with the race to 5G in full swing, educators are wondering what this network will mean for them. Read more at Ed Tech Magazine. Uncategorized 5G AR IoT IT Networks VR

Terrible Decision Made To Add Citizenship Question To U.S. Census

Larry Ferlazzo

Commerce Department just agreed to add a citizenship question to the upcoming Census (see Ross: 2020 Census Will Ask About Citizenship Status ). announces that a question on citizenship status will be added to the 2020 census. As feared, The U.S.

7 Key Skills for Employability

Educational Technology Guy

Related: Important Skills Students Need for the Future that we need to help them learn 10 Technology Skills Every Student Needs for the Future 21st Century Skills resources The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020 Project Based Learning resources WPI Plan - a great educational model -.

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What’s In Store for New Teachers This August? #NTChat Updates! Baby Savvy’s #ISTE18 Interview with Lisa Dabbs

techlearning

Lisa is also part of my new EdShero series of books coming in 2019 and 2020. At the ISTE Conference, baby Savvy and I got to catch up with our dear friend, Lisa Dabbs ( @TeachWithSoul ), who has mentored and supported so many teachers, especially new teachers.

Creating a Vision for Your School and Getting Buy In from Stakeholders

The CoolCatTeacher

But Lynn, right now, you’re excited about what you’re calling TL 2020. What is TL 2020? TL 2020 is our teaching and learning initiative in Salisbury Township School District. We spent quite a bit of time visioning for TL 2020, and continuing to evolve our vision.

Funds For Learning Urges Public Commentary in 2018 E-rate Survey

techlearning

The Modernization Order that expanded federal E-rate funding to include broadband and internet services will expire in 2020.

OPINION: When a low census count hurts children’s well-being

The Hechinger Report

The 2020 census is mired in challenges that could shortchange the official count by 1.5 But the 2020 census stands to amplify the problem of under-counting in very significant ways. Students in a federally funded Head Start program in Sacramento, California, on Aug. 21, 2013.

The Enduring Power of Print for Learning in a Digital World

Digital Promise

In 2009 , California passed a law requiring that all college textbooks be available in electronic form by 2020; in 2011 , Florida lawmakers passed legislation requiring public schools to convert their textbooks to digital versions.

Important Skills Students Need for the Future that we need to help them learn

Educational Technology Guy

Related: 10 Technology Skills Every Student Needs for the Future 21st Century Skills resources The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020 Project Based Learning resources WPI Plan - a great educational model -.

Best Lists Of The Week: Sports

Larry Ferlazzo

A Beginning List For Learning About The 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics. This is the forty-fourth post in a series I’m creating that will highlight the Best “Best” lists in a particular topic I have posted over the years. You can see all those lists here.

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WiFi and Wellness: 3 ways WiFi has Changed the Healthcare Industry and How to Prepare

SecurEdge Networks Mobility Blog

as we approach the 2020's life around us is looking more and more like the set of an 80s future-based sci-fi flick starring Michael J Fox. Hover boards, drones, smart watches, holograms. The infiltration of IoT devices has been swift and cunning thanks to a desensitization to technological advancements. We're not surprised anymore, we're expectant.

Can Companies Like Facebook Help Close the Access Gap?

Tom Murray

In places like Albemarle County, Virginia , school leaders are developing a 4G Network to support their entire community, every day of the year, by 2020. This past weekend I was searching for a particular feature inside the Facebook app while on my cell phone.

Blog: Volusia County Schools Enhance Learning Through Digital Classrooms

eSchool News

Volusia County Schools set into motion a 5-year technology plan in order to transition to all-digital classrooms by 2020.

Cognitive Flexibility: Paving the Way For Learner Success

A Principal's Reflections

The opening two paragraphs sum up the point of the piece nicely: By 2020, the Fourth Industrial Revolution will have brought us advanced robotics and autonomous transport, artificial intelligence and machine learning, advanced materials, biotechnology, and genomics.

Why UK Schools Are Choosing Securly

Securly

However, all that changed yesterday in the 2016 budget which stated that by 2020 all schools in the UK must have converted to academy status; LA’s will no longer be responsible for education. The end of UK Local Authority school networks. By: Richard Moore.

5 state policies to sustain computer science education

eSchool News

The Association for Computing Machinery estimates that by 2020, as many as 4.6 By 2020, nearly 3.8

Is K–12 Education Ready for 5G?

EdTech Magazine

2020 is just around the corner. Is K–12 Education Ready for 5G? eli.zimmerman_9856. Wed, 10/31/2018 - 12:13. That’s when experts predict that 5G wireless will be broadly available. .

We can’t graduate enough nurses

Bryan Alexander

million job openings for nurses through 2020. million by 2020, including over 3.2 million by 2020. We need a lot of nurses, but American universities just can’t make enough of them, according to a new Georgetown study ( pdf ).

4 STEM Ties to Careers of the Future

Discovery Education

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, by 2020, there will be 1 million more computer science-related jobs than graduating students qualified to fill them.

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5G and Edtech?

techlearning

As part of a $400 million initiative to fund STEM education, the company has announced plans to double the number of in-school programs it supports—from 100 middle schools in September 2018 to 200 middle schools by the end of 2020. First, there was sneakernet.

Wearables Market Grows as the Technology’s Impact Becomes Clear

FETC Converge

market for classroom wearables could climb nearly 46 percent annually, reaching $4 billion by 2020. Driving student engagement on college campuses, smartwatches and other wearables will gain traction in the education market. Wearables’ mounting popularity may soon carry over to college campuses. New research indicates that the U.S. At the same time, the global market could grow 36 percent per year, to exceed $6 billion in revenue. Read more at EdTech.

7 Ways to Close the Access Gap

Tom Murray

In places like Albemarle County, Virginia , school leaders have been developing a 4G Network to support their entire community, every day of the year, by 2020. Over the past few years, districts have been working diligently to close the access gap (coined in D.C.

Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects

EdTech Magazine

The project secured $5 million in funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research program. Hadjileontiadis is the coordinator of i-PROGNOSIS, a research project funded by EU research program Horizon 2020 that aims to provide technology-based solutions to Parkinson’s Disease. Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects. juliet.vanwage…. Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:02.

What’s In Store for New Teachers This August? #NTChat Updates! Baby Savvy’s #ISTE18 Interview with Lisa Dabbs

Teacher Reboot Camp

Lisa is also part of my new EdShero series of books coming in 2019 and 2020. At the ISTE Conference, baby Savvy and I got to catch up with our dear friend, Lisa Dabbs ( @TeachWithSoul ), who has mentored and supported so many teachers, especially new teachers. She shared some exciting news about her movement, #NTChat. She will be collaborating with Chuck Poole for some exciting changes. Discover more in our interview below.

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

Globally, edtech spending is predicted to reach $252 Billion by 2020. In December 2010, The Journal –“t he leading Technology based education publication for K-12 and higher education”– published an article with a 5-prong prediction for the following year. Will the cloud continue to reign?

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Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects

EdTech Magazine

The project secured $5 million in funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research program. Hadjileontiadis is the coordinator of i-PROGNOSIS, a research project funded by EU research program Horizon 2020 that aims to provide technology-based solutions to Parkinson’s Disease. Students Use Microsoft Azure to Create Award-Winning Projects. juliet.vanwage…. Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:02.

Do students buy into maker culture?

eSchool News

The maker industry is projected to grow to more than $8 billion by 2020, and with the maker movement infiltrating classrooms, after-school clubs and homes, it’s no wonder. Maker culture is going mainstream.

Can Creativity Be Taught?

Digital Promise

The report notes that by 2020 rapid technological change will make more than a third of the skills considered important in today’s workforce obsolete.

Volusia County Schools Enhance Learning Through Digital Classrooms

eSchool News

Volusia County Schools set into motion a 5-year technology plan in order to transition to all-digital classrooms by 2020.

How Makerspaces in Schools Help Students Learn to Code

EdTech Magazine

Computer science has taken a priority slot for K–12 teachers , as experts forecast a majority of jobs will incorporate some kind of coding skills or computational thinking by as early as 2020. . How Makerspaces in Schools Help Students Learn to Code. eli.zimmerman_9856.

How Educational Leaders can Become Technology Visionaries Today.

Leadership Lounge

Dubbed “20x2020,” this initiative proposes to increase teacher salaries 20 percent by the beginning of the 2020 school year, with 10 percent coming this year. Education funding challenges hurt Arizona tech industry, STEM advocates say.

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Partnering Literacy and Technology to Improve One School

Digital Promise

MIT partnered with Redwood City 2020 Socios For Success for monthly Parent Engagement trainings on team building and leadership training. Video Courtesy of Redwood City School District.

Guest Post - How Artificial Intelligence will Empower Future Classrooms

Educational Technology Guy

The rise of AI-powered intelligent tutoring systems According to Technavio, the global artificial intelligence market in the education sector 2016-2020 will grow at a CAGR of more than 39% by 2020.