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. This means they know a K-12 where the promise of mobile 1:1 school computing is becoming a reality. The 15-year-old today is more a sibling of cloud computing, of apps that are available from any screen, of mobile devices in many sizes and form factors that go beyond last century’s laptops.

Boost For The FinTech Ecosystem – India, Singapore announce UPI-PayNow linkage

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The linking will be operational from July 2022. UPI or Unified Payment Interface is a fast payment system that allows users to make instant payments 24*7 using Virtual Payment Address (VPA) created by the user from their mobile phones. Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark.

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Swing Education Launches Bonus Plan to Support and Incentivize Substitute Teachers

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With the bonus plan, which concludes on June 10, 2022, substitute teachers in Swing Education’s network will be eligible for tiered daily bonuses after working 50 days. The daily bonuses will be paid as a lump sum at the end of the school year on or before June 30, 2022. “I

WeVideo Partners with KQED Youth Media Challenges for 2021-2022 School Year

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The partnership provides 2021-2022 school year Challenge participants with a complimentary six-month WeVideo for Schools license for use on their submissions through June 2022. Download the mobile app on iTunes or Google Play , and visit the website for more information: [link].

India’s leading Ecommerce platform Snapdeal eyeing to raise $400 million from IPO

AsiaTechDaily

Head of Equities and Sanctum Wealth Management, Mr. Hemang Kapasi told news agencies that in the financial year 2022 as many as 40 IPOs are coming up. The wide selection of product range includes kitchen, home, fashion accessories, apparel, books, mobile, electronics, among others.

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

EdTech Magazine

Laptops, mobile hotspots and software applications have all become necessary tools in this new normal, but some students — and even teachers — still don’t have access to them. 30, 2022.

Digital media startup Asumsi to lauch live streaming platform next year

AsiaTechDaily

Register Asumsi , an Indonesian multi-platform digital media company , is looking at launching a live streaming platform by mid 2022, according to an announcement. According to the GWI report in 2020, people are increasingly watching “TV” content via streaming apps on their mobile devices.

The Indian Unicorn Club – Latest 2021 Entrants – Browserstack – The Highest Valued Indian SaaS Unicorn

AsiaTechDaily

BrowserStack provides their clients instant access to over 2000 mobile devices and browsers, scalable cloud infrastructure and a seamless experience of testing and deployment. BrowserStack has ambitious goals for the future, looking to double its team size by the end of 2022.

Free access to myViewBoard Premium will end on June 30th

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

ViewSonic Education

This school recognizes that there is a gap in Millennials and Generation Z’s social skills fueled by growing up on mobile phones, social media, and online chatting. 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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Vietnam’s Kamereo bags $4.6m to boost food sourcing platform

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Kamereo said it has grown by 15% every month in the last 12 months despite mobility restrictions and temporary closure of some businesses. Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet?

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

EdTech Magazine

Laptops, mobile hotspots and software applications have all become necessary tools in this new normal, but some students — and even teachers — still don’t have access to them. 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.

Free access to myViewBoard Premium will end on September 30th

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COVID-19 Has Widened the Skills Gap. But It Also Presents an Opportunity to Close It.

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Through 2022, half of all planned cloud migrations will be delayed by two years or more due to the lack of trained talent. But for others, providing work-integrated learning that is tied to opportunities for jobs and upward mobility can make the difference between surviving and folding.

PROOF POINTS: Even older teens benefit from catch-up classes

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Long-Run Consequences for University Schooling, Labor Market Outcomes and Inter-Generational Mobility,” was conducted with two other researchers at Brown and Northwestern universities and is slated to be published in 2022 in the Journal of Labor Economics. (An

Must-Have Google Skills for Teachers (Part 3 – Google Drive) – SULS0105

Shake Up Learning

The service syncs stored documents, both Google file types, including Docs and Slides, and other files across all of the user’s devices, including mobile devices, tablets, and personal computers.”

California’s COVID-19 recovery plan seeks to improve higher education equity

The Hechinger Report

California Assemblymember Marc Berman, a Democrat from the Bay Area, is trying to secure an additional, recurring allotment of $30 million to fund a basic needs center and coordinator on every community college campus in the state by July 2022.

Google Workspace for Education (and other updates you need to know!) – SULS099

Shake Up Learning

This policy will go into effect across all Google Workspace for Education editions for existing customers in July 2022 and will be effective for new customers signing up in 2022.

Can Edtech Close the Talent and Workforce Gap in Cybersecurity?

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trillion annually by 2025, and spending on cybersecurity is expected to exceed $170 billion by 2022. How we protect our data is more important than ever. Attacks on high-value entities, including big businesses and federal government agencies, regularly make headlines.

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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. million cybersecurity professionals by 2022. Women, on the other hand, prioritized proximity to home; working environment and workplace communication; and prospects for upward mobility.

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

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One market analyst projects the global market for private tutoring will hit $227 billion by 2022. Among the goals of the fundraise is to add more topics and experts available for its instant tutoring mobile app, which promises to match a learner with an expert within 15 seconds. 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.

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New data: Even within the same district some wealthy schools get millions more than poor ones

The Hechinger Report

It also reduced class sizes in the early elementary grades in some of those buildings and bought more mobile devices for schools that didn’t yet have enough for every student. At Ronald D.

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

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In China, few companies reach as many people as Tencent, whose mobile apps cover a vast array of business, entertainment, social media and payment services. 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.

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

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Jamie Candee, Edmentum BMO Capital Markets Conference The Industry Seeks a Rebound With more technological infrastructure in place, more capital to spend, and advancements in software, mobile technologies and cloud-based computing, business is expected to boom. 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.

How Martin Varsavsky, Chairman Prelude Fertility / Inception Founded 8 Successful Companies In The United States And Europe?

AsiaTechDaily

We continue to expand across the US, yet I have recently stepped down as CEO to be able to focus on my latest two startups: Overture Life which is making In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) more accessible than ever by developing an automated embryology lab and Goggo Network which is developing the legal and engineering framework of European autonomous mobility networks and plans to deploy these fleets. Mobility should not be left to the forces of the market alone. Bookmark( 0 ).

P-Tech Schools: The Remaking of Career, Technical Education

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A recent employment forecast by the Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that between 2012 and 2022, only occupations that require a master’s degree will grow faster than jobs requiring an associate’s degree. Historically, vocational education has been viewed as a mechanism for tracking low-income youth into career paths that are low- to middle skill and rarely afford opportunities for career and economic mobility. This was originally posted at DML Central.

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. On the one hand, we have millions of young people who are seeking pathways to higher paying jobs and upward mobility. . During the recent presidential campaign, one of the few things the two major candidates for president agreed on was the need for increased technical education.

Hack Education Weekly News

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” Apparently the FAFSA will soon be available on mobile devices. This one via The 74 : “ By 2022, America Will Need 1 Million More College Grads With STEM Training Than We Are on Track to Produce.” (National) Education Politics. Via Chalkbeat : “ DeVos calls America still ‘a nation at risk ,’ cheers GOP tax plan.” ” As I type this up, the Senate has not yet voted, but it does appear to have enough votes to pass the measure.