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

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. --.

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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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.

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

Amplify Announces Launch of New Integrated mCLASS® Early Literacy Suite

techlearning

The new mCLASS suite is available for educators to begin using in the 2019–2020 school year

Governors Tout K-12 Education as a Priority in Budgets for Coming Year

Marketplace K-12

Revamping school funding formulas, and making changes to early education, teacher pay, and school safety are among governors' top priorities for fiscal 2020, according to the National Association of State Budget Officers. The post Governors Tout K-12 Education as a Priority in Budgets for Coming Year appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Funding / Budgets School Safety Teachers

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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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.

5 Creative Ways to Connect Young Adults to Reading

The CoolCatTeacher

Currently I am a member of the 2020 Newbery Committee and the AASL Best Websites Committee.

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.

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

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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Top 5 new EdTech tools that you might use in your university

Neo LMS

According to the report, the EdTech industry will reach a global value of $252 billion by 2020. Most people don’t consider education technology to be such an important industry, but it’s actually gigantic.

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The number of public school students could fall by more than 8% in a decade

The Hechinger Report

But in order to predict high school graduates, WICHE’s statisticians also projected student enrollments for first grade through 2020 to 12th grade through 2030. That’s because, even by 2020, the post-recessionary birth dearth is only beginning to reach seventh grade.

Why blended learning will become an educational norm

Neo LMS

According to the Global ed-tech Research Report , it is estimated it will reach $252 bn by 2020. And 2020 is not that far into the future. Red, yellow and blue are very nice colors. But the world would be boring in just these three ones.

2019, I Resolve…

Ask a Tech Teacher

Planned publication: Summer 2020. New Years–a time for rest, rejuvenation and repair. A time to assess life. Do we settle into our routine, enjoy where it’s headed, or is it time to grab our purse, iPhone, car keys, and get out of there?

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ASHA Webinar Next Week (Also On-Demand)

SpeechTechie

If you can’t attend the live webinar, be sure to check out the on-demand version, which will be available for viewing from February 11, 2019 through February 7, 2020. I would like to invite anyone interested to tune in to an ASHA live webinar that I will be presenting on February 7, 2019.

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.

NEWS & TRENDS: Video: Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019

techlearning

The future of augmented analytics (#2) means that by 2020, more than 40% of data science tasks will be automated. New technology trends are an outgrowth of the Intelligent Digital Mesh—connecting people and digital activities in a way that supports continuous innovation.

To the next President of the World Bank—it’s time to switch it up

The Christensen Institute

By 2020, the industry is forecast to provide $20.5 Two months ago, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim abruptly resigned, creating an opportunity for new leadership at the world’s foremost development institution.

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.

E-rate Amortization Cap Suspension Update

Education Superhighway

The suspension of the amortization cap rule was set to expire for the coming E-rate Funding Year 2020 until last week’s announcement. On January 31, 2019, the FCC issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) extending the Amortization Cap suspension first put into effect in 2015.

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.

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 -.

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. .

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.

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.

Power Up Your Spaces

A Principal's Reflections

respectively by 2020. Times are a changing in case you haven’t noticed. We have seen disruptive innovation across so many different sectors of society.

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.

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 Newest U.S. Education Technology Venture Fund? Look to Japan

Edsurge

Japan’s interest in education technology is also part of a broader strategy led by the government to modernize its infrastructure as it gears up for the 2020 Olympics, says Wada. billion by 2020. It’s no secret that Asian capital fuels American business. That’s especially true in education technology, where last year EdSurge revealed that Asia-based financiers are increasingly investing in U.S. edtech venture firms as limited partners.