Guest post: Biggest eLearning content trends of 2020 and beyond

EdTech4Beginners

Be it for basic education or for corporate or medical training, technology has made its place in among people as a reliable form of learning and development. . And as the time progressing in every scientifically, the learning (rather, eLearning) community is witnessing substantial changes in the ways that education has been adopted till now. education 2020 e-learning edtech technology trends

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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. AI + HI (Human Intelligence) = Educational Equity. To achieve educational equity by addressing learner variability, we need to blend AI (artificial intelligence) with HI (human intelligence) through data.

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. Discover what our team is bringing to the K-12 and higher education conversation. Alana Dunagan, Senior Researcher, Higher Education, with Scot Pulsipher, President, Western Governors University; Richard (Dick) Senese, President & Chief Academic Officer, Capella University; and James Baldwin, President, Excelsior College.

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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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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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FETC Announces Full Agenda and Highlights for 2020 Conference

techlearning

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

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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TCEA Announces 2020 Closing Keynote Speaker

techlearning

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

The 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020

Educational Technology Guy

Below is an infographic of the 10 Most Important Work Skills in 2020. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. 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.

Adobe Flash End of Life & the Threat to Education

myViewBoard

Adobe Flash end of life in 2020 is soon arriving. Learn how it happened and how it will affect educators. The impact of Flash on education and the classroom. What does the Adobe Flash end of life mean for educators? So why is this star falling at the end of 2020?

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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. According to the most recent data from the National Center for Education Statistics at the U.S.

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

Fractus Learning

Educators ResourcesAsk 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 […].

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]. Education Technology 21st century skills American Education job skillAcquire these top ten skills you need to thrive in the next five years.

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. That publishers like Pearson would make their materials available on a platform like Quizlet might mark a tidal shift in the education industry. Historically, what gave established education companies a leg up over their smaller competitors were their robust distribution channels to K-12 schools and districts, developed through sales relationships and networks.

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

Nureva

education webinar student voice college and career readinessThere’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.

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Wonderful World of Wearables in Education

The CoolCatTeacher

Wearables are in education. Given that research predicts a 46% growth of wearables in education between now and 2020, we all need to understand them. Physical education teachers are getting excited about biometric monitoring devices. Education How to Guides.

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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.

An argument for technical education

Neo LMS

We hear them so often: Creativity, Collaboration, Communication and Critical Thinking, that they can become a slightly redundant refrain, muffled by an already crammed education discourse. Taking steps towards technical education.

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments

EdTech Magazine

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments. A growing number of educators are using extended reality applications to let students interact with people, places and things on the opposite side of the planet, as well as historical figures. .

Is K–12 Education Ready for 5G?

EdTech Magazine

Is K–12 Education Ready for 5G? 2020 is just around the corner. Education Researchers Test the Power of 5G. Overall, education leaders and researchers are sharing excitement for the future that 5G technology could bring , including augmented reality and virtual reality. “We

Educational Leadership for Social Good

EdTechTeam

The goals include eradicating poverty and hunger, and reducing inequalities world-wide… as well as providing for quality education, sustainable cities, and strong institutions, among others. TeachSDGs : School leaders and educators can take the pledge to TeachSDGs!

Why blended learning will become an educational norm

Neo LMS

With so much diversity in the classroom, the traditional one-size-fits all approach to education is bound to fail. Before going to the part of why I think blended learning will eventually become an educational norm, let’s get a few things straight.

Ten Questions to Ask when Creating a STEM Culture in Education

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

As you might know, I am very excited about STEM education! Ten Questions to Ask when Creating a STEM Culture in Education – Michael Gorman. What does STEM mean to the education process and culture of a school for students and educators?

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Girls Who Code: The Citizenship Question Poses ‘Dire Consequences’ for Education Equity

Edsurge

In the coming days, the Supreme Court of the United States is expected to rule on a big change to the upcoming 2020 census—the Trump Administration’s proposed addition of an overtly racist question about U.S. Education Technology Diversity and Equity Coding Nonprofits Computer Science

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Advocacy Group to DOJ: Cengage-McGraw Hill Merger Could Create a ‘Platform Monopoly’ in Education

Edsurge

Department of Justice opposing the proposed merger of two of the world’s largest textbook publishers, Cengage and McGraw-Hill Education. Cengage and McGraw-Hill’s proposed merger is a step toward forming a monopoly over higher education data." —The

How This Apprenticeship Helps Educators Achieve Once Out-of-Reach Career Goals

Edsurge

Mercedes-Perez is one of 36 child care workers across Philadelphia accepted into the inaugural class of a first-of-its-kind apprenticeship program for early childhood educators. The program covers most tuition, books and transportation costs for educators as well.

5 Best Practices for STEM Education Spaces

EdTech Magazine

5 Best Practices for STEM Education Spaces. Thomas School near Seattle has concentrated on beefing up the school’s science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education for the past several years and plans to strengthen it even more in the future. Makerspaces — a key element of STEM education — are popping up in classrooms and libraries across the U.S. jena.passut_7651. Tue, 04/24/2018 - 08:13.

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Technology Is Helping Prison Education Programs Scale. What’s the Catch?

Edsurge

Colleges and universities with prison education programs are increasingly using technology to deliver instruction to incarcerated individuals, even with strict limitations on internet access in correctional facilities. And one has even become involved in prison education efforts in Ohio.

Disruptive technologies in Education industry

EdSense

From ancient gurukuls to blackboards to Virtual Reality headsets, the way education has been imparted has transformed drastically over the last few decades. Globalization and Technology advances over the last decade have significantly altered the landscape of the education sector.

Using Educational Innovation to Catalyze Change

edWeb.net

The industrial education model was massively successful, with high school graduation rates and student achievement increasing decade after decade. In 2012, the Wiseman Group named Erik Multiplier of the Year in Education. Department of Education. The Big Picture.

How Math Education Can Catch Up to the 21st Century

Digital Promise

Through a series of satirical lectures, Pediwell (or the actual author, education professor Harold R. In math education, the problem is not quite so dire – but it’s time to start breaking a few of our own traditions. As education researchers, we see two different ways that educators can build alternative mathematics courses. However, some educators are now concerned about students who may have other career goals or interests.

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Looking Back at the 2019 Challenge Institute

Digital Promise

Educators formed teams around big ideas in education, from computational thinking to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and quickly connected with new colleagues to work toward solutions to their challenges. Blog Challenge Based Learning Educators

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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.

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

Edsurge

That’s especially true in education technology, where last year EdSurge revealed that Asia-based financiers are increasingly investing in U.S. Think the Japanese equivalent of the Education Testing Services in the U.S.) based education technology venture funds: LearnLaunch, Fresco Capital and GSV Acceleration. education technology investments have largely simmered from its peak in 2013, when edtech-focused accelerators and seed deals flooded the market.

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.