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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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).

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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

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.

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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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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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

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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.

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.

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.

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.

When bootcamps go big: from coworking space to lifelong learning behemoth

The Christensen Institute

Prominent examples of employers leveraging GA courses to future-proof their workforce include L’Oreal’s initiative to retrain 7,000 employees and Microsoft’s recent partnership with GA to upskill and reskill 15,000 workers by 2022.

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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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.

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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.

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.

STUDENT VOICE: A single parent navigates diapers and degree by studying — and working — online

The Hechinger Report

Later this year, I will begin an online Master of Public Health degree at Baylor University that I will finish in July 2022, and my ultimate career goal is to become a market or regional director of population health management at Humana or within an entity such as the World Health Organization.

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Higher education in India is moving ahead on the global stage.

Linways Technologies

The Ministry of Human Resource Development has set a target of achieving 32% GER by 2022. Nation is in the initial stages of “higher education-massification” according to recent reports. India is closer than ever in reaching a Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) of 30% in higher education.

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

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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.

What Difference Does It Make?

Iterating Toward Openness

If a 2022 Babson survey of faculty shows 92% faculty awareness of OER, with the majority of faculty agreeing with the statement “OER are free materials,” OER advocates will have no one but ourselves to blame.

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Online Tutoring Companies Take Small Steps to Protect Student Safety

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In China, the online tutoring industry is expected to be worth more than $11 billion by 2022, according to Yiou Intelligence , a Chinese market research firm.

OPINION: Cities find new ways to fill pre-K funding holes left by the federal government

The Hechinger Report

In total, the revenues will bring the city an estimated $6 million annually by 2022. In June, the city of Memphis, Tennessee, lost funding for 1,000 pre-K slots due to an expiring federal grant.

All ninth graders study at the local 4-H center in this Maine district

The Hechinger Report

BRYANT POND, Maine — EB Hoff, 14, was running for class treasurer of the Class of 2022. At the Telstar Freshman Academy in Maine, service learning is included as part of the curriculum.

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Chegg Ditches Ingram for FedEx and Eyes International Growth

Edsurge

It should stabilize in 2022 and subsequently operate at break even. A switch in distributors for Chegg’s legacy textbook sales and rentals business reflects, in a way, how the more things change, the more they stay the same.

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Celebrate National STEM Day with #MySTEMHero

MIND Research Institute

Jobs in STEM fields will expand faster than non-STEM jobs, growing to more than 9 million by 2022. November 8 th is National STEM / STEAM day.

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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.

Project Based Learning for Holistic Development Of Child

EdSense

The World Economic Forum predicts that by 2022, 75 million current job roles may be displaced by the shift in the division of labor between humans, machines and algorithms while 133 million new job roles may emerge at the same time.

ETA hand2mind Commits $100,000 to Match DonorsChoose.org Teacher Requests to Build Student Math Fluency

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Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that STEM jobs – requiring strong math skills – are projected to grow to 1 million by 2022.