FREE WEBINAR: Living and Learning in 2025

The CoolCatTeacher

I’m totally intrigued to learn what will be said in this free webinar from Intel where Brian David Johnson will explore what culture, living, and learning will look like in 2025. Brian David Johnson, Intel’s futurist, will be talking about the classroom of 2025.

College students predicted to fall by more than 15% after the year 2025

The Hechinger Report

Nathan Grawe, an economist at Carleton College in Minnesota, predicts that the college-going population will drop by 15 percent between 2025 and 2029 and continue to decline by another percentage point or two thereafter.

2025: Imagining the Future of Mobile Apps in Higher Education

EmergingEdTech

Students are Likely to Have an Unprecedented Level of Flexibility and Functionality in the Mobile-Enabled Higher Ed World of Tomorrow The folks at Anagram Interactive have partenered with Radar.io Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

Trackside network to bring 5G to UK rail travellers by 2025

FETC Converge

The government has launched a consultation on improving mobile connectivity for rail passengers

A Glimpse of the Future: What the K-12 Classroom Will Look Like in 2025

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

Given that my experience is limited to middle school and high school students through my test-prep company and my critical-reading web app, SmartyReader , I’ll highlight my own insights in hopes of sparking a larger discussion of how the K-12 classroom will look in 2025.

HP Pledges to Invest in Tech to Enhance Education for 100 Million by 2025

EdTech Magazine

By Phil Goldstein Increasingly, tech companies, including Google and Microsoft, see improving internet access for the underserved as part of their corporate social responsibility. Access Points Classroom Digital Citizenship Digital Content Internet Mobile Broadband Mobility Networking Wireless

The ‘Grand Experiment’ Behind NYC Schools’ New Computer Science Program

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith New York City schools are embarking on a bold new computer science program, set to reach all of its public schools by 2025. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content STEM

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Are we turning off millenial employees?

Dangerously Irrelevant

The article cites a corporate-sponsored study where they claim that millennials make up 37% of the current workforce with a projection of 75% of the workforce by 2025. Jen LaMaster said: I’ve been reading this post … from EdTech Magazine about how millennials use technology.

I’m often asked what do I believe schools will be like in.

Imagine Learning

I’m often asked what do I believe schools will be like in 2025 … this is my best response. The notion of schooling is evolving. I don’t think they will disappear with the advent of online courses or other methodologies. But I do think they will change quite fundamentally.

Invest in the Workforce of the Future with Data-Driven Collaboration

Digital Promise

In September 2016, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo announced an ambitious goal to successfully support 70 percent of working-aged individuals in the state in earning at least an associate degree by 2025.

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How the LMS Market Can Transform Teaching and Learning to Benefit All Stakeholders

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

According to a report submitted to the 2025 Global Analysis and Forecasts at the start of this year, the Learning Management System (LMS) Market is expected to grow in the US from $5.05 billion in 2025.

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After a falling, college graduation rates begin to rebound

The Hechinger Report

million haven’t, at a time when the nation is behind schedule at meeting a goal of increasing the proportion of the population with degrees to 60 percent by 2025.

Studious friends and roommates might lead to higher grades in college

The Hechinger Report

Related: College students predicted to fall by more than 15% after the year 2025. A study found that studious friends influence study habits and boost college grades. Photo by Jeff Gritchen/Digital First Media/Orange County Register via Getty Images).

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CSU and California Community Colleges Partner on a Tool To Find Transferable Online Courses

Edsurge

is a part of CSU’s Graduation Initiative 2025 , which launched in 2016 and aims to increase the four-year freshmen graduation rate in the system from 23 percent (2017) to 40 percent by 2025, and to increase transfer four-year graduation rates from 75 percent (2017) to 85 percent in 2025. Two of the largest higher-education systems in the country are partnering to pilot an online course finder tool to increase students’ access to 10,000 online and transferable courses.

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

The Hechinger Report

Related: College students predicted to fall by more than 15% after the year 2025. 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.

Montour School District Prepares Students for an AI Future

EdTech Magazine

Today, experts predict that by 2025, AI-powered robots will be driving our cars, diagnosing the sick and even delivering our pizzas. Montour School District Prepares Students for an AI Future. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:35.

TEACHER VOICE: When the nation closes its doors to refugees, schools can open them

The Hechinger Report

I’m thrilled to be working with the Carey Institute to develop a Refugee Educator Academy that aims to provide rich learning opportunities to 10,000 refugee educators globally by 2025. 14, 2018 — Rohingya children play inside a refugee camp in the city of Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

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Colleges are adding programs in a once-decimated industry — manufacturing

The Hechinger Report

million manufacturing jobs will need to be filled by 2025. million manufacturing jobs will need to be filled by 2025, according to a study by the consulting firm Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute, a trade group. million by 2025 — is contributing to that gap.

The Irreplaceables: What AR and AI Mean for the Future of Teaching #iste18

The CoolCatTeacher

Virtual ordering is now part of every modern restaurant — except for those “throwback” restaurants full of nostalgia for the time before 2025 when AI/AR truly transformed the world in which we live.

Heading into my new class

Bryan Alexander

Stanford 2025 ( [link] ; scroll down). This week I started teaching my first class since 2002. I’d like to blog about the experience. In this post I’ll describe what I hope to achieve with the class: how I’m organizing it and what I expect.

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Oklahoma externship pays teachers for hands-on experience in engineering and science

The Hechinger Report

Oklahoma will require all 6 th through 12 th graders to have an individualized career plan by 2025. Schools are always trying to get their kids interested in pursuing careers in science, engineering and technology.

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DigiExam and the Future of Assessment

EdNews Daily

The Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA)’s “The Future of Assessment: 2025 and Beyond” paper (Ahmed et al, 2015) is designed to provide an overview of some of the challenges facing those seeking to prepare students for the modern world – and directions that assessment might take as a result.

Visual Learning Transforms ELL Math Education

MIND Research Institute

By 2025, it is predicted that nearly 1 out of every 4 public school students will be an English Language Learner. All students, regardless of language proficiency level, have the ability to think deeply about mathematical concepts. However, when math is presented only as words and numbers on a page, English language learners (ELL) can miss out on crucial opportunities to understand the meaning behind the math.

Unlocking stackable global credentials

The Christensen Institute

Current projections are that by 2025 there will be 263 million students providing 163 percent growth in 25 years: a rate that dwarfs the growth over the previous nine centuries.

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Creating Tomorrow’s Innovators

Tomorrow's Learners

“Eighty percent of jobs that will exist in 2025 don’t exist today; we have to prepare our students and graduates for a world that’s essentially not possible to prepare them for” .

OPINION: What if corporate America did more to raise the high school graduation rate?

The Hechinger Report

While college attainment rates have increased by almost 10 percentage points over the last decade, the nation still needs to increase the pace of progress to meet the goal of 60 percent by 2025. . There still aren’t enough students graduating from high school.

Most campuses still refuse to recognize faculty using technology

Bryan Alexander

Maybe one quarter of American campuses will have recognition and reward policies in place by 2025. How do colleges and universities support faculty in using technology? Badly, it turns out, according to one critical measure.

What's Making a Difference in Math Education for ELLs?

MIND Research Institute

By 2025, nearly one out of every four public school students in the U.S. will be an English language learner (ELL). The call to provide equal access to effective math education for ELLs is one of the most important and challenging aspects in education today.

3 ways crowdfunding is reshaping the US edtech landscape

eSchool News

By 2025 global investment from crowdfunding is expected to reach $93 billion. Nowadays, crowdfunding is one of the more popular ways to raise money. A community of backers or ‘the crowd’ contribute small amounts to help fund the development of an idea or project.

HE Challenges: Fast changing digital teaching methods

Neo LMS

According to UNESCO, global demand for higher education is expected to grow from 100 million students currently to 250+ million by 2025.

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GED and other high school equivalency degrees drop by more than 40% nationwide since 2012

The Hechinger Report

Related: College students predicted to fall by more than 15% after the year 2025. Red states are where the annual issuance of new high school equivalency diplomas has fallen by more than 50 percent between 2012 and 2016. Orange depicts drops greater than 20 percent.

OPINION: Latinos find the deck stacked against them in this state

The Hechinger Report

The state faces a looming deficit of more than two million individuals with degrees or credentials by 2025. Lande Ajose. Latinos make up the fastest growing segment of California’s population, but they do not benefit equitably from our state’s educational and workforce opportunities.

States use direct mail, money, to get more of their residents back to college

The Hechinger Report

Nearly every state has set a goal for boosting the proportion of its population with post-secondary education; most are aiming for 55 to 65 percent by 2020 or 2025. In Mississippi, where the goal is 60 percent attainment by 2025, the share of adults with a credential is even lower: 37.5

Read To Be Ready Program Promotes Better Literacy Teaching in TN

K-12 Schools - Education News

Currently, the education department is seeking to bring 75% of all third-grade students up to grade level by 2025. (Photo: Pixabay, Creative Commons).

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Closing the stubborn college graduation gap between rich and poor

The Hechinger Report

The American Talent Initiative has set a goal of consistently enrolling at least 50,000 additional low- and moderate-income students at the 270 institutions with graduation rates above 70 percent, by 2025.”. Today, a college degree is more critical than ever.

When Less Is More: Designing for Education’s Data Overload

Edsurge

In Shelby County Schools in Memphis, Tennessee, school leaders are working to ensure that 80 percent of seniors are ready for college or a career by 2025. A Toronto-based hospital had a problem. Training scenarios in the emergency room had gone poorly because doctors and nurses talked over each other and gave conflicting directions. Treatments were botched. Patient outcomes suffered.

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Digiexam and the future of assessment

EdNews Daily

The Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA)’s “The Future of Assessment: 2025 and Beyond” paper (Ahmed et al, 2015) is designed to provide an overview of some of the challenges facing those seeking to prepare students for the modern world – and directions that assessment might take as a result.

Popular “free college” programs yield mixed results

The Hechinger Report

Related: College students predicted to fall by more than 15% after the year 2025. Blue states are either operating a free tuition program or proposing to start one. Source: EdTrust. Free college” is an increasingly popular idea to help students afford higher education.

OPINION: Five ways colleges can enroll more low-income students

The Hechinger Report

More than 80 leading colleges and universities are committed to a 2025 national goal of enrolling 50,000 more lower-income students in institutions with a 70 percent or higher graduation rate. Great Hall, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

?Why New Jersey is Banking on a Credential Registry to Boost its Middle Class

Edsurge

State officials in New Jersey recently announced an ambitious goal to arm 65 percent of the state’s workforce with at least one postsecondary credential by 2025. What’s not listed in the state’s blueprint to reach 65 percent credential attainment by 2025 is any focus on the increasingly popular option of microcredentials, short-term online credential programs touted by online education providers and increasingly traditional not-for-profit universities as well.

The next generation of wireless services: Super-fast 5G

eSchool News

through 2025. Federal regulators recently opened the door to the next generation of wireless services, making the U.S. the first nation to allocate a wide swath of airwaves to deliver super-fast 5G access.

Catching the sharing economy wave: Office space

The Christensen Institute

million square feet by 2025. This is the first post in a three-part series examining nonconsumption as a strategy for maximizing the sharing economy. The series addresses three areas of opportunity: rooms, rides, and recreation. Today the sharing economy is a mainstream phenomenon.

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A possible solution to one college cost problem: free books

The Hechinger Report

In a statement, Raimondo said the initiative dovetails with her goal of ensuring that 70 percent of Rhode Island residents have at least an associate’s degree by 2025. Cal students in the Doe Library at UC Berkeley on Friday, April 10, 2015. Photo: Alison Yin.