4 Signs that Disruption is Accelerating in Health Care Delivery

The Christensen Institute

Google. Offering yet more evidence that disruption is accelerating in health care delivery, the market research firm MarketsandMarkets predicts that the global market in population health management solutions will be worth over $42 billion by 2021—more than tripling in value from 2016.

Making Sense of School Data Is Hard Work. This Partnership Makes It Easier.

Edsurge

The goal is for DataViz to become sustainable starting school year 2021. We also build each district’s data infrastructure in a Google Cloud Project in their G Suite.

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Tell Your Students – These Professions are Hiring Big Time

EdNews Daily

Amazon’s Prime Air and Google Wing Aviation will soon be as common as Uber or Lyft. By 2021, the cobot market is expected to grow to 150,000 units at a cost of $2 billion. By Charles Sosnik.

6 Things Every High School Senior Should Have Access To Before Graduation

EdNews Daily

Given that 50% of the expected economy will be in freelancing rolls by 2021, it is in every student’s best interest to understand how to find opportunities, solve problems, learn how to pitch a service or product, and find investors.

How K–12 Schools Have Adopted Artificial Intelligence

EdTech Magazine

A recent Gartner report predicts one in five workers will have some form of artificial intelligence as a coworker, and Forrester predicts by 2021 , automation technology will account for the work of nearly 4.3 How K–12 Schools Have Adopted Artificial Intelligence. eli.zimmerman_9856.

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How the Internet of Things May Change K–12 Culture

EdTech Magazine

billion industry that’s expected to grow through at least 2021, according to a Marketplace report. How the Internet of Things May Change K–12 Culture. jena.passut_7651. Wed, 12/05/2018 - 21:12. The Internet of Things is making a big splash in K–12 school districts.

What Does the Portrait of a Graduate Look Like for Education in 2018?

Leadership Lounge

The goal is that by 2021, 21 percent of school systems across the country are engaging with their communities to develop and implement a Portrait of a Graduate.

What Researchers Want Teachers to Know About Virtual Reality’s Health Risks

Edsurge

Yet with Google ramping up sales of its Expeditions Kit , and Facebook giving away 500 free Oculus Rift headsets to schools in Arkansas , the number of teachers using VR tools in U.S. classrooms could jump to more than 15 percent by 2021, predicts Futuresource , a market research firm. Then they explored how children used different types of headsets including Google Cardboard, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Virtual reality has yet to become a reality in most classrooms.

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Developing Soft Skills to Complement Academics

Gradelink

Although this was the path toward success in the past, it’s no longer true in the age of Google.

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

Doug Levin

Tagged on: April 23, 2017 Is It Time to Break Up Google? | New York Times → Could it be that Google has become a natural monopoly by supplying an entire market’s demand for a service, at a price lower than what would be offered by two competing firms? By 2021, most of the student body should be in the system." Google and its partners have pitched Chromebooks as affordable, simple to use and manage, and rugged enough to survive student use.

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

Doug Levin

Tagged on: April 23, 2017 Is It Time to Break Up Google? | New York Times → Could it be that Google has become a natural monopoly by supplying an entire market’s demand for a service, at a price lower than what would be offered by two competing firms? By 2021, most of the student body should be in the system." Google and its partners have pitched Chromebooks as affordable, simple to use and manage, and rugged enough to survive student use.

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Analysis: Is Higher Ed Ready for the Tech Expectations of the Teens of 2022?

Edsurge

A year later, in their second grade, Google launched the first Chromebooks. Google, Acer, Lenovo, ClassVR and many others are trying to improve the in-school experience, with Futuresource estimating there were about 20 companies at London’s Bett edtech show in January showcasing AR/VR software or hardware. schools will have a VR “class kit” by 2021. One overused catchphrase in education is that learning should be “student-centered.”

New York City Department of Education ‘Lighthouse School’ M.S. 88 Integrates Computational Thinking into Core Subjects to Prepare Students for 21st Century Careers

techlearning

students by 2021. From 2012-2017, the campus was temporarily located in Google’s New York City building.

?Blockchain, Bitcoin and the Tokenization of Learning

Edsurge

Google gave a similar live lesson service a shot—minus the cryptocurrency—where viewers and experts could connect via Google Hangout to learn skills such as photography, cooking or education. Phil Long, chief innovation officer at the University of Texas Austin’s Project 2021 innovation initiative, thinks that the platform may be attractive to some if anyone can be a producer or consumer. “In In 2014, Kings College in New York became the first university in the U.S.

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Hack Education Weekly News

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There have been several stories recently calling the Google Books project a failure. ” Google announces more updates to its pseudo-LMS, Google Classroom. According to Research and Markets’ latest forecast , “the artificial intelligence market in the US education sector to grow at a CAGR of 47.50% during the period 2017–2021.” ” Via CNBC : “Google exec, Mark Cuban agree that these college majors are the most robot-resistant.”

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” The Google Memo. Via Motherboard : “ Google Employee’s Anti-Diversity Manifesto Goes ‘Internally Viral’ ” Via Wired : “Internal Messages Show Some Googlers Supported Fired Engineer’s Manifesto.” ” Via The Guardian’s Julie Carrie Wong : “Segregated Valley: the ugly truth about Google and diversity in tech.” Via Campus Technology : “Report: VR and AR to Double Each Year Through 2021.”

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Test Preparation Market Through 2021.” Two very different responses to Google ’s “Be Internet Awesome” marketing. ” Not directly related to education, but certainly relevant to those who care about what Google does with data – via Techcrunch : “UK data regulator says DeepMind ’s initial deal with the NHS broke privacy law.” (National) Education Politics.

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Google had a big press event this week too, unveiling shiny stuff to a cheering crowd of stenographers. VR headsets (well, it’s really just a mask that holds your Google phone up to your face). Google has also rebranded Google Apps for Education as G Suite for Education. Anyway, via Venture Beat : “Juniper Research: VR hardware market will hit $50 billion by 2021.” US Presidential Campaign Politics.

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Google had a big media to-do this week. Via Ars Technica : “Google unveils a $249 smart camera that decides what’s worth photographing.” “ Mattel and Google : a double standard for AI toys?” ” Via Campus Technology : “Report: VR and AR Headsets to See 50% Growth Every Year Through 2021.” (National) Education Politics. Ivanka Trump with an op-ed in The New York Post : “Why we need to start teaching tech in Kindergarten.”

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” Edsurge on the Google press release : “Google’s Education Suite is Still Free, but New Add-Ons For Administrators Come With a Fee.” schools are forecast to have a VR class kit by 2021, and globally more than 70 million K–12 students are expected to have a VR experience in school in that year.” Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

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It’s one of a number of departures from Edsurge recently: Mary Jo Madda is now at Google. According to this press release , Technavio says that the global competency-based education spending market will grow by 18% between 2017 and 2021. (National) Education Politics. From the White House Press Office : “ President Donald J. Trump Proclaims October 15 through October 21, 2017, as National Character Counts Week.” ” The irony. “The U.S.

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Google Drive will soon back up your entire computer,” says The Verge. ” Via Campus Technology : “ IoT to Represent More Than Half of Connected Device Landscape by 2021.” (National) Education Politics. “To Understand Betsy DeVos ’s Educational Views, View Her Education,” says The New York Times. Via The Chronicle of Higher Education : “A Task Force With Falwell Is Happening, White House Says.”