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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Ken Shelton to Keynote at Spring CUE 2020

CUE

CUE is proud to announce the two keynotes for Spring CUE 2020, Ken Shelton and Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa, both of whom are world-renowned leaders and speakers – education experts who lead by example and are practical experts that will inspire.

Tracey Tokuhama-Espinoza to Keynote at Spring CUE 2020

CUE

CUE is proud to announce the two keynotes for Spring CUE 2020, Ken Shelton and Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa, both of whom are world-renowned leaders and speakers – education experts who lead by example and are practical experts that will inspire.

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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The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

Now, we know that edtech has been proven to improve test scores and overall classroom engagement. But, how does the 2010 vision for edTech match what’s actually happening today? The cost, plus it’s easy manageability and durability, made Chromebooks a main player in the edtech game.

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

Edsurge

Content partners include publishers such as Pearson, nonprofits including the Jane Goodall Institute, test-prep providers like MCAT Self Prep, and other edtech companies including EverFi. He expects the dollars from these partnerships to make up 20 to 30 percent of Quizlet’s overall revenues by 2020. Quizlet will not be the only edtech company seeking to monetize by allowing other education companies access to its large user base.

The TNT Edtech Podcast Episode 18

CUE

TNT EdTech Podcast – we are now powered by CUE! Follow TNT EdTech Podcast on Twitter @tntedtech , on the web www.tntedtech.com , and your favorite podcast player app. Also, be sure to check out previous episodes of our TNT EdTech Podcast.

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? In our whitepaper: Modern Educational Insights: The End Of Flash – EdTech And E-learning Users Beware we explored the beginning, rise, and ultimate end of Flash.

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The New Research Competition That Could Spark an Edtech Revolution

Edsurge

IES is now reviewing the applications, and possible start dates for approved applicants are between July 1 and September 1, 2020. The research will use fiscal year 2020 funds, which Congress is still debating.

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What Is 5G and What Will It Mean for EdTech?

EdTech Magazine

What Is 5G and What Will It Mean for EdTech? Forecasters expect 5G access to increase more dramatically through 2019 , with the number of 5G devices becoming more ubiquitous in 2020. MORE FROM EDTECH: Check out how schools are improving facilities with IoT integration!

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5G and Edtech?

techlearning

What could this mean for edtech? 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.

Can This Be the K-12 Edtech Marketplace That Finally Succeeds?

Edsurge

For the first phase of grant, which concludes in March 2020, Games and Learning will build a new channel for web-based educational games in First Book’s existing marketplace, where teachers currently spend more than $20 million each year, mostly on print books.

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Edtech’s Hidden Shortage: Women Directors

Edsurge

The scarcity of female directors in edtech is a striking contrast to the diversity that exists in the sector's day-to-day leadership. As much as one-third of edtech companies started during that time have a female CEO or founder. Deborah Quazzo Edtech observers have noted that a significant number of those companies have been started by women. Quazzo is a voting board member on three edtech startups and an observer on the boards of two others.

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What We Learn from the Edtech Games the Government Plays

Edsurge

More than 5 million students already use iCivics; they hope to grow that number fourfold by 2020). What can you learn from some of the games the government has going on?For For starters: Algebra, history, chemistry, English and yes, even civics and how to brush your teeth. Monday was the fifth annual ED Games Expo, held at the the famed Washington performance hall, the John F. Kennedy Center.

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What U.S. Companies Should Know About Asia's Edtech Market

Edsurge

Last summer, when I was working for ThinkCERCA, which helps students develop critical thinking skills through reading and writing, the edtech startup was facing a big decision: should it try and break into the lucrative Chinese market? On the one hand, China’s private education market is projected to grow 9 percent per year until 2020, reaching a value of $330 billion—an enticing market for many American entrepreneurs. edtech companies.

Should I Stay or Should I Go? An Opinionated Guide to Changing Edtech Industry Conferences

Edsurge

That was early in the days of low-cost cloud computing enabling a multitude of new edtech startups, really fast internet beginning its spread to schools, and Chromebooks starting their climb to ascendance in U.S. Next: ASU GSV Summit, San Diego, March 30 - April 1, 2020. Next: SXSW EDU, Austin, March 9-12, 2020. SIIA Ed Tech Industry Conference If anyone is playing the long game in edtech industry conferences, it’s the Software and Information Industry Association.

Edtech Earnings Roundup: How 2U, Chegg, Instructure and Pluralsight Fared in Q2 2019

Edsurge

But 2U wasn’t the only edtech player to get Wall Street talking. Here’s how the other edtech companies that went public earlier this decade fared. Analysts await a unified product with GitPrime in the first quarter of 2020.

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96 edtech predictions for K12 in 2019

eSchool News

We asked 49 edtech executives to look into their crystal balls and share their thoughts about what will happen in 2019. In 2019 and beyond, interoperability will be an extremely important point of emphasis for edtech leaders.

What’s Next? Check Out These Upcoming K-12 Edtech Events in 2019-2020

Edsurge

The calendar below lists events happening in the second half of 2019 and the first half of 2020. 13 in New York City and March 29, 2020 in San Diego; and Fusion , a gathering of leaders in learning, equity and technology, from Nov. For many educators, summer is a season filled with activities—vacations, outdoor time, sporting events and camps … summer school. It may also provide an opportunity to relax, recharge and reflect.

The Asian Money Fueling US Edtech Investments

Edsurge

To adapt, many companies are investing domestically, particularly in China, where edtech companies raised more than $1.2 edtech startups raised last year. edtech investor, including. Edtech Companies With Asia-Based Investors. Across Asia, investors and companies are looking for more diverse products that can inspire new innovations in the local edtech ecosystems. edtech startups, including Enuma , Knewton , Minerva Project , Ready4 and Volley.

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 30 Edition)

Doug Levin

As such, expect an abbreviated (TBD) publishing schedule for ‘A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News’ in August. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 30 Edition). This is an area where it would improve the job of edtech developers if we said, 'Here’s what you’re allowed to gather and share.' EdTech News News news

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 16 Edition)

Doug Levin

Last week, the “Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News” was on vacation, amongst the tall trees of the northwestern coast, and mostly off the grid. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 16 Edition). Tagged on: April 24, 2017 Office 365 ProPlus updates | Office Blogs → If you've purchased Office 2016 (or earlier) perpetual licenses from Microsoft, their ability to connect to Office 365 services will expire in 2020. Blog EdTech News News news OER

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From Mexico to China: Why the World is Interested in the United States Edtech Market

Edsurge

In the past, experts have made big projections for the global edtech market, with some groups estimating as much as $252 billion pouring into the market by 2020. The United States is expected to lead the charge, followed by countries in Asia and Europe, so it may come as no surprise that people interested in edtech are traveling from all over the world to learn from, sell to and acquire U.S. Education Technology Market Trends Edtech Business

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 12 Edition)

Doug Levin

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 12 Edition). Maybe we're not afraid: on Edtech's inability to imagine the future | Long View on Education → So, what issues should edtech be talking about instead of scared teachers and content creators? Pretty much everything that is NOT covered by the edtech trade press. This is ALSO true for edtech. billion in market size by 2020. Blog EdTech News News news

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 16 Edition)

Doug Levin

Last week, the “Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News” was on vacation, amongst the tall trees of the northwestern coast, and mostly off the grid. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 16 Edition). Tagged on: April 24, 2017 Office 365 ProPlus updates | Office Blogs → If you've purchased Office 2016 (or earlier) perpetual licenses from Microsoft, their ability to connect to Office 365 services will expire in 2020. EdTech News News news OER

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 12 Edition)

Doug Levin

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 12 Edition). Maybe we're not afraid: on Edtech's inability to imagine the future | Long View on Education → So, what issues should edtech be talking about instead of scared teachers and content creators? Pretty much everything that is NOT covered by the edtech trade press. This is ALSO true for edtech. billion in market size by 2020. EdTech News News news

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The Clock Is Ticking for This Edtech Buyer to Find a Deal

Edsurge

If it seems baffling that companies with no revenue can raise money from private investors ( ahem , as some edtech startups did in the early 2010’s), then EdTechX Holdings might just sound outright crazy at first. The plan resembles a rollup strategy, similar to what private equity firms have pursued in the edtech industry. A handful of revenue-generating companies in the edtech industry, including BrainPOP and Curriculum Associates, have chosen to stay private.

Owl Ventures Just Closed a $315M Edtech Fund. Here’s What It Sees From Its Perch.

Edsurge

Already, one New York-based edtech company has raised $100 million. Department of Education has been embarking on a listening tour to help educators make sense of edtech research. The IPO market will be very robust in 2019 and 2020, relative to the prior years for the edtech industry,” he predicts. It’s been a record-setting year for venture capital investments in U.S.

Looking to Grow in China? 3 Lessons for U.S. Edtech Companies

Edsurge

tech firms, including edtech players. China-based edtech companies raked in more than $1 billion in investment in 2015, or 37 percent of global funding for the year. edtech companies can expect to confront special regulatory and infrastructure challenges in China, in addition to having to adapt content and design. So, based on the experiences of Coursera and other companies, what are some lessons for edtech startups looking to grow in China?

Golden State GDPR: What the Edtech Industry Should Know About CA’s New Privacy Rules

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Governor Jerry Brown signed the bill into law on the same day, and the CCPA is set to become effective on January 1, 2020. Since most edtech companies fit into this category—it will set a new high bar for companies everywhere (especially those that haven’t already addressed GDPR). On June 27, 2018, the California Legislature, in a flurry of last-minute activity, passed the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA).

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

Using Comics to Teach Chemistry (and more!)

The CoolCatTeacher

Artwork submissions for this free youth art contest are accepted this year from November 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020. Edtech Tool Tuesday Education High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Innovation Project Based Learning Science Teachers STEM TeachersPreece shows us how to do this.

20+ Ideas to Supercharge Classroom Creativity

The CoolCatTeacher

Artwork submissions for this free youth art contest are accepted this year from November 1, 2019, through January 31, 2020. All Subjects Classroom Design Edtech Tool Tuesday Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

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.