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

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Messy, motivated, tech-drenched 15 year-olds, the high school sophomores of today who will be entering college or the workforce in 2022, a mere three years from now. Barring some amazing, abrupt price cuts and technology improvements, the typical XR experience of the teen entering 2022 will be less Ready Player One and more group social outing. That’s expected to reach 504 million units by 2022, a compound annual growth rate of 43 percent.

BAND-NC Seeks to Expand Broadband Services

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BAND-NC seeks to help North Carolina become the first state in the nation where every county has a digital inclusion plan by the end of 2022

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Fast-Tracked for Success while Learning from Home

Digital Promise

Applications are now open for the 2021–2022 school year.

Enhancing STEM Learning Using Virtual Reality

My Paperless Classroom

Bureau of Labor, jobs in STEM will increase by up to 30 percent by 2022, a dramatic increase over the average industry projection […]. By now, you’ve probably heard a lot about STEM education (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Careers in STEM are the next best thing: as a matter of fact, according to the U.S. The post Enhancing STEM Learning Using Virtual Reality appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Editorial STEM Education

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Money Is Flowing to Social-Emotional Learning: Allstate Foundation Dedicates $45 Million

Marketplace K-12

The foundation, which plans to support programs in public and private schools, said it expects to reach 25 percent of the nation's youth with its SEL offerings by 2022. The post Money Is Flowing to Social-Emotional Learning: Allstate Foundation Dedicates $45 Million appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Social-Emotional Needs

The Three Best Free Coding Websites for Kids

Edudemic

From 2012 to 2022, the field of computer science is projected to grow 22%, which is much faster than average, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Three Best Free Coding Websites for Kids. Computer software is a growing field and allows for a great job outlook as well as entrepreneurial potential. As such, […]. The post The Three Best Free Coding Websites for Kids appeared first on Edudemic. Updates

What Will the Workforce Look Like for Gen Z?

EdTech Magazine

A recent World Economic Forum report found that more than 42 percent of all jobs will change significantly by 2022, placing greater emphasis on skills such as analytics, design thinking and complex problem-solving. The future of work is rapidly evolving. The adoption of new technologies, along with COVID-19’s impact on the global economy and workforce, has created greater demand for jobs that require select technical, industrial and business skills.

What Will the Workforce Look Like for Gen Z?

EdTech Magazine

A recent World Economic Forum report found that more than 42 percent of all jobs will change significantly by 2022, placing greater emphasis on skills such as analytics, design thinking and complex problem-solving. The future of work is rapidly evolving. The adoption of new technologies, along with COVID-19’s impact on the global economy and workforce, has created greater demand for jobs that require select technical, industrial and business skills.

What Will the Workforce Look Like for Gen Z?

EdTech Magazine

A recent World Economic Forum report found that more than 42 percent of all jobs will change significantly by 2022, placing greater emphasis on skills such as analytics, design thinking and complex problem-solving. The future of work is rapidly evolving. The adoption of new technologies, along with COVID-19’s impact on the global economy and workforce, has created greater demand for jobs that require select technical, industrial and business skills.

What Will the Workforce Look Like for Gen Z?

EdTech Magazine

A recent World Economic Forum report found that more than 42 percent of all jobs will change significantly by 2022, placing greater emphasis on skills such as analytics, design thinking and complex problem-solving. The future of work is rapidly evolving. The adoption of new technologies, along with COVID-19’s impact on the global economy and workforce, has created greater demand for jobs that require select technical, industrial and business skills.

What Will the Workforce Look Like for Gen Z?

EdTech Magazine

A recent World Economic Forum report found that more than 42 percent of all jobs will change significantly by 2022, placing greater emphasis on skills such as analytics, design thinking and complex problem-solving. The future of work is rapidly evolving. The adoption of new technologies, along with COVID-19’s impact on the global economy and workforce, has created greater demand for jobs that require select technical, industrial and business skills.

Training the future workforce for a data-driven society

eSchool News

billion by 2022. Our youth are inheriting the future in real time. Over the past decade alone, the explosion in data, automation, machine learning, and artificial intelligence has completely transformed the way we interact with the world – and it’s only accelerating. In fact, IDC predicts worldwide spending on AI systems alone will grow to nearly $35.8 billion in 2019 and will more than double to $79.2

What does cybersecurity education look like for today’s young students? And why is it critical?

eSchool News

million open and unfilled positions globally by 2022. Now more than ever, our digital culture has shaped both what is taught at schools and how it is taught. While educators are challenged to keep up with the speed of this change, the rise of digitization has also created immense opportunities for educators and students alike. Cybersecurity—a term that was not a household phrase 10 years ago—is now a topic that has permeated nearly every industry.

Solidifying a Place for Esports in the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

The number of frequent esports viewers is projected to reach 297 million in 2022, more than five times the number in 2012, according to Statista. There’s no denying the popularity of the global, billion-dollar esports industry. The numbers are even higher when occasional viewers are factored in, bringing the total number of projected viewers to 644 million. Compare that to this year’s Super Bowl, which had just over 102 million viewers.

Solidifying a Place for Esports in the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

The number of frequent esports viewers is projected to reach 297 million in 2022, more than five times the number in 2012, according to Statista. There’s no denying the popularity of the global, billion-dollar esports industry. The numbers are even higher when occasional viewers are factored in, bringing the total number of projected viewers to 644 million. Compare that to this year’s Super Bowl, which had just over 102 million viewers.

Solidifying a Place for Esports in the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

The number of frequent esports viewers is projected to reach 297 million in 2022, more than five times the number in 2012, according to Statista. There’s no denying the popularity of the global, billion-dollar esports industry. The numbers are even higher when occasional viewers are factored in, bringing the total number of projected viewers to 644 million. Compare that to this year’s Super Bowl, which had just over 102 million viewers.

How to Build a Modern School – 6 Key Elements to Embed in Your Groundwork

ViewSonic Education

By the year 2022 , jobs like Data Scientist, AI Specialist, and Digital Transformation Specialist will take the place of declining jobs like Data Entry Clerks, Accountants, and Factory Workers. Quick Take: Covering the 6 key elements in creating the right foundation for modern education with the arrival of the 4 th industrial revolution and the changing educational environment.

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5 things you don’t know about K-12 virtual learning

eSchool News

billion by 2022, growing at a 7.4 Online learning has come a long way since its early champions saw it as a supplement to classroom learning. Skeptics initially questioned the viability of the new model, wondering if it would provide the right levels of support, curriculum, and engagement needed to ensure student success.

Apple Launches Media Literacy Initiative, Pledges Support to Education Nonprofits

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In a statement on NLP’s website, Miller said Apple’s contributions will help his nonprofit work toward a major milestone slated for 2022—to have more than 20,000 practitioners teaching news literacy skills to more than 3 million middle and high school students each year. As misinformation continues to spread, a growing number of organizations are jumping in to help young people develop critical thinking skills, distinguish fact from fiction and become smarter consumers of the news.

What School Leaders Need to Know About Funding in Tough Budget Times

EdTech Magazine

30, 2022. School districts are planning for the upcoming academic year under a cloud of uncertainty, especially around funding. Due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdown, states are facing steep declines in income and tax revenue, leaving district leaders worried about budget cuts in the new fiscal year. Reopening schools during a pandemic will also require new investments in technology — from thermal body temperature scanners to sanitation tools — and additional staff hiring.

What School Leaders Need to Know About Funding in Tough Budget Times

EdTech Magazine

30, 2022. School districts are planning for the upcoming academic year under a cloud of uncertainty, especially around funding. Due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdown, states are facing steep declines in income and tax revenue, leaving district leaders worried about budget cuts in the new fiscal year. Reopening schools during a pandemic will also require new investments in technology — from thermal body temperature scanners to sanitation tools — and additional staff hiring.

What School Leaders Need to Know About Funding in Tough Budget Times

EdTech Magazine

30, 2022. School districts are planning for the upcoming academic year under a cloud of uncertainty, especially around funding. Due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdown, states are facing steep declines in income and tax revenue, leaving district leaders worried about budget cuts in the new fiscal year. Reopening schools during a pandemic will also require new investments in technology — from thermal body temperature scanners to sanitation tools — and additional staff hiring.

5 active learning process fails – and how to avoid them

Nureva

By 2022, 75 million jobs will be gone, taken over by technology and AI. Not only has it been shown to have a positive impact on student learning , the WEF flagged it as a top trending skill for 2022. That’s according to the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2018 Future of Jobs Report.

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Instructure Lays Off About 100 As It Urges Shareholders to Support Sale

Edsurge

This is followed by 15 percent growth predicted for 2021, 12 percent in 2022 and 10 percent in 2023, according to a presentation filed with the U.S.

ICE 2019: Elevating Student Learning with SAMR

EdTech Magazine

urged teachers to use the substitution, augmentation, modification, redefinition (SAMR) model to “prepare kids to be autonomous” for the 133 million emerging roles they’ll undertake, starting in 2022. . ICE 2019: Elevating Student Learning with SAMR. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 02/28/2019 - 14:53. CDW•G Education Strategist Jennifer Brown, at the 2019 Illinois Computing Educators conference in Schaumburg, Ill.,

What Gartner’s Top Tech Trends for 2019 Mean for Education

EdTech Magazine

According to Gartner, by 2022, 70 percent of organizations will experiment with immersive technology. What Gartner’s Top Tech Trends for 2019 Mean for Education. eli.zimmerman_9856. Mon, 11/12/2018 - 13:21.

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STUDENT VOICE: Why don’t elite colleges do more for veterans?

The Hechinger Report

The number of undergraduate veterans in the Class of 2022 on the campuses of Stanford and Harvard* could easily be confused for the final tally in a low-scoring football game. Numbers are for the Class of 2022, the last year for which full numbers are available, as compiled by Wick Sloane. (On . Stanford 9, Harvard 3.

Mississippi lags in computer science grads, teachers— but it has a plan to fix that

The Hechinger Report

College students who want to enter a higher education program in fall of 2022 will be required to have at least one credit in technology or computer science under their belt in order to gain admission.

MIND Blog Rewind: November 2019

MIND Research Institute

Jobs in STEM fields will expand faster than non-STEM jobs, growing to more than 9 million by 2022, which is why it’s increasingly important to introduce students to STEM topics. Each month on the MIND blog, we share stories of how our organization, our partners, and educators across the country are advancing the mission to mathematically equip all students to solve the world’s most challenging problems.

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Mississippi’s high-quality pre-K program may ramp up to serve more kids

The Hechinger Report

Several Senate leaders are backing a proposal to provide pre-K to a quarter of the state’s 4-year-olds by 2022. Four-year-olds clutching jumbo pencils and carrying writing tablets aren’t roaming Mississippi’s statehouse in power suits, yet their interests are gaining an audience with the Legislature all the same. Sign up for our Mississippi Learning newsletter. Choose as many as you like. Weekly Update. Future of Learning. Higher Education. Mississippi Learning. Proof Points.

Buncee: A Student’s Perspective on Creativity and Learning

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Annora Elias is a High School Sophomore at Celina High School, Class of 2022. Before I started this school year, I had never heard of Buncee , a website and app used to create graphic designs and presentations. I played around with it a little, never thinking of the possibilities Buncee would create for my learning.

The school that connects STEM, badging, and life beyond the classroom

eSchool News

In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that California will have the largest STEM workforce in the country by 2022. As educators, we know that science is not just a body of knowledge, but it is a process that enables people to answer questions through scientific inquiry.

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Hotspots, YouTube, WiFi, Oh My! How Renton Prioritizes Infrastructure Over Devices

Edsurge

In their district-wide tech plan for 2016 to 2022 , Renton set a goal of reaching a 1:1 device-to-student ratio for all middle and high schoolers in the 2019-2020 school year. Renton is now moving on its districtwide tech plan for 2016 to 2022 , to ensure equitable access for every student and that every middle and high school student has a device that can be used in school and also taken home.

Jobs in cybersecurity are exploding: Why are women locked out?

The Hechinger Report

million cybersecurity professionals by 2022. “At The push to get girls into computer science is newly backed by a statewide mandate that requires all New Jersey high schools to offer computer science by next school year, and that makes the course mandatory for graduation beginning in 2022. million cybersecurity professionals by 2022.

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

The Hechinger Report

million students in 2022 to 14.3 What does the declining birthrate mean for elementary, middle and high schools across the country? According to one set of projections, it could mean 8.5 percent fewer public school students a decade from now.