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


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.

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

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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

Enhancing STEM Learning Using Virtual Reality

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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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The Three Best Free Coding Websites for Kids


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

ICE 2019: Elevating Student Learning with SAMR

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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.

Apple Launches Media Literacy Initiative, Pledges Support to Education Nonprofits


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.

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

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

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

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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.

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

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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

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

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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.

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

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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.

Project Based Learning for Holistic Development Of Child


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.

What Difference Does It Make?

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

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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.

A Resource-Packed Guide on How Digital Learning Can Connect Youth to Opportunity


Indeed, the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report 2018 predicts that by 2022 there will be a significantly greater global demand for technical skills like programming and app development as well as social emotional skills such as creative thinking, problem-solving and negotiating.

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


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

How Daily Farm Work and Outdoor Projects Make Learning in High School Better for Teens


BRYANT POND, Maine — EB Hoff, 14, was running for class treasurer of the Class of 2022. She announced her candidacy at her school’s wooden lectern, decorated with a drawing of a howling wolf.

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


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?

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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.

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

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

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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.

STEM Resources From ETA hand2mind Are First Supplemental Programs to Earn Approved Endorsement From


Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in occupations related to STEM—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—is projected to grow to more than 9 million between 2012 and 2022.


Gates Foundation Gives Millions to Improve Teacher Training

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Bill and Melinda Gates never give up.

When an Online Teaching Job Becomes a Window into Child Abuse


billion industry by 2022. THE DAY STARTED OUT LIKE MOST.

Automation is remaking Mississippi jobs: Are workers ready?

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Leave this field empty if you're human: Automation affects workers around the world — nearly half of the employers surveyed by the World Economic Forum last year expected automation would reduce their workforce by 2022. A high school student repairs a car in an automotive shop class.

High-paying jobs go begging while high school grads line up for bachelor’s degrees

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Construction, along with health care and personal care, will account for one-third of all new jobs through 2022, the agency says. It also predicts that, between now and 2022, there will be a need for 138,200 new plumbers.

Resources to Celebrate National STEM Day

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Jobs in STEM fields will expand faster than non-STEM jobs, growing to more than 9 million by 2022. Today is National STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Day - a big day for our organization and the students, teachers and schools that we serve.


LeBron James’ College Promise Starts Long Before Tuition Fees Are Waived


The school currently hosts grades three and four, and plans to add grade levels to reach first through eighth grade by 2022. Even before students entered the halls of the new I Promise School in Akron, Ohio, the experimental effort had received widespread acclaim for its efforts to get low-performing students on a path to college early.

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K–12 Data Centers Move Toward Modular Designs

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One recent forecast by Research and Markets predicts the market for modular data centers, led by key vendors such as IBM , Eaton and HPE , will grow from $13 billion in 2017 to more than $46 billion by 2022. K–12 Data Centers Move Toward Modular Designs. meghan.bogardu…. Wed, 03/28/2018 - 14:05. Growing school districts have always dealt with the space limitations of their physical grounds and structures.

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A New Social Science? Statistics Outgrowing Other STEM Fields

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The Occupational Outlook Handbook , published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, finds that the number of statisticians will grow by 27% between 2012 and 2022, far outpacing the projected 11% growth rate for all other career fields. Statistics Outgrows All Other STEM Fields From 2010-2013.


More Big Bucks for Tutoring Companies: Varsity Tutors Raises $50M in Series C Funding


One market analyst projects the global market for private tutoring will hit $227 billion by 2022. Tutoring is big business. Wealthy families fork out more than $1,000 an hour for top teachers. The industry has spawned celebrity millionaires in South Korea. In the heartland of America, one company is raising big bucks in a bid to capture this lucrative market. This week, Varsity Tutors raised $50 million in a Series C round led by Learn Capital, an education-focused venture firm.

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New York's Revisions to the Common Core

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The latest out of NY State is that they are easing the requirements for passing the new common core exams for high school students until 2022. They are also pouring tons more money intro curriculum and professional development for public school teachers. FINALLY) Realistically, this does nothing to help the thousands of yeshiva and private school students that will take the common core Algebra exam next year and possibly the English exam.

ABCmouse Creator, Age of Learning Taps Tencent to Lead Its Expansion in China


billion by 2022, with China accounting for more than half of the dollars. The mouse that guides children through ABCmouse , an educational app, is getting help from China’s most recognizable penguin to break into one of the world’s biggest market for English language learning. Tencent —the Chinese internet conglomerate whose mascot is a penguin sporting a red scarf—is partnering with Age of Learning , the creator of the ABCmouse, to launch a new English learning app for the Chinese market.

As more Americans retire, we must educate a new generation of leaders by making higher ed affordable

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The percentage of Americans ages 65 to 74 who are in the nation’s workforce is expected to break the 30 percent mark by 2022 , according to Pew Research Center.

Rhode Island’s ambitious computer science goal

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By 2022, the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training projects that there will be more than 4,000 openings in computer and math jobs. ‘CS4RI’ initiative aims for computer science to be taught in every R.I. public school by Dec. Rhode Island Gov.

7 Ways We're Confronting Internet Access Challenges—and Our Own Blind Spots


This is a 5-year grant that provides 400 hotspots a year for distribution to our neediest students and will run through 2022. Alex was an enthusiastic 9th grader in my World History course and had just been issued a Chromebook as part of our district’s 1:1 implementation. Alex’s excitement was palpable as this was the first computer to ever enter his home: He was now participating in digital learning and exploration, and he appeared as enthusiastic as anyone.

Missing the Boat on Our Country's Greatest Export


By following the lead of other countries, like Canada's policy changes that anticipate doubling the international student population by 2022, the U.S. Education is not often considered an export in the U.S. A public good, yes. A public service, yes. But, when it comes to the education of international students, education is also an export.

CA's Maker Initiative Spurs Innovation and Workforce Development Across 35 Community Colleges


Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts that by 2022, California will have the largest STEM workforce in the nation. California Community College Chancellor’s Office is making a statement with its recent three-year, $17 million dollar investment in a statewide network of 35 maker-focused colleges. The California Community College (CCC) Maker Initiative will support nearly one third of the state system’s colleges—and their entrepreneurial students, innovative faculty, and unique makerspaces.

Edtech CEOs Seek to Change the ‘Adversarial Narrative’ With Public School Teachers


billion have revenue by the end of 2017, and projects that number to increase to $14 billion by 2022. There are not too many education conferences that flip the script and let CEOs grill investors with questions. However, BMO Capital Markets’ 17th Annual Back to School Conference is the kind of event your boss’s boss attends.