3 ways STEM learning supports the future of work

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In fact, between 2017 and 2027, the number of STEM jobs will grow 13 percent. Even positions in traditionally non-STEM fields ( estimated to grow by 9 percent ) will require some sort of technological knowledge.

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How virtual schools will lead the ‘next normal’

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billion by 2027 , growing at a CAGR of 18 percent from 2020 to 2027. For some industries, 2020 was a boon to business. Their vision and innovative thinking were finally acknowledged and given the attention they deserved.

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3 ways STEM learning speaks to the future of work

eSchool News

In fact, between 2017 and 2027, the number of STEM jobs will grow 13 percent. Even positions in traditionally non-STEM fields ( estimated to grow by 9 percent ) will require some sort of technological knowledge.

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Exploring the Future of Mobile Learning

EmergingEdTech

What Might Mobile Learning Look Like in 2027? Making the case for Education Technologies Mobile Learning ResourcesI had the pleasure of sitting in on another fun Future Trends Forum discussion recently, this one exploring what mobile learning might look like a decade. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

Digital Learning Provider Skills Union secures $1.5m to fuel expansion

AsiaTechDaily

Established in Singapore in 2020, Skills Union has partnered with institutions including Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University and London’s Ravensbourne University for its cohort-based, active learning courses. Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password.

Oyen, Malaysia’s digital-first pet insurer, raises funding to boost ecosystem

AsiaTechDaily

To achieve this, the company is aggressively expanding its recruitment in various roles in technology (such as software engineering) and non-technology (such as growth marketing). Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet?

K–12 Teachers Use Virtual and Augmented Reality Platforms to Teach Coding

EdTech Magazine

Since 1990, jobs in science, technology, engineering and math have grown by 79 percent , and are expected to grow an additional 13 percent by 2027 , according to a 2018 Pew Research Center survey. . When Michael Drezek, a technology integrator at Lake Shore Central School District in New York, initially helped teachers bring virtual reality programs into the classroom, he found they could not keep up with the speed at which students were consuming content.

Girls Who Code Goes to Capitol Hill: Can Congress Help Solve the Gender Gap in Tech?

Edsurge

After finishing her undergraduate degree, Rosen later returned to school and earned an associate degree in computing and information technology, going on to work as a programmer and software developer for companies including Summa Corporation, Citibank and Southwest Gas. Sharice Davids from Kansas and Rashida Tlaib from Michigan, attended the event on Capitol Hill Wednesday hosted by Girls Who Code to discuss policy solutions that could help close the gender gap in technology.

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To Better Serve Adult Learners, Eliminate the Barriers Between Work and Learning

Edsurge

Department of Education forecasts that by 2027, postsecondary enrollment among adults will grow by just 1 percent, compared to a 5 percent growth rate for more traditionally-aged students. Education Technology Future of Work Digital Credentials Higher Education

OPINION: Six ways to nurture high-aptitude math students in under-resourced schools

The Hechinger Report

Students from higher-income high schools graduate from college with majors in science, technology, engineering and math at twice the rate (16 percent) of those from low-income high schools (8 percent).

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How 60 Minutes Oversimplified the Gender Gap and Overlooked Women in Tech

Edsurge

The leaders of Girls Who Code , a nonprofit whose mission is to close the gender gap in tech, and littleBits , a New York-based hardware company that uses educational kits to teach kids how to use technology, each responded to the 60 Minutes segment—which draws about 11 million weekly viewers—in separate posts on Medium that went viral. But both organizations have missions to elevate and retain girls in technology.

Can Mentorships Get More Girls Into STEM Subjects?

Edsurge

There’s a chance that number could get even smaller over the next decade, according to Girls Who Code , which estimates that just 22 percent of computer scientists will be women in 2027, down from 37 percent in 1995. Education Technology Leadership STEMAs Saneeya Khan looks around at her workplace, she doesn’t see many people who look like her.

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Education Technology and the 'New Economy'

Hack Education

One of education technologies’s greatest luminaries passed away this year. It’s all of our loss, really, as too many in education technology happily reduce the potential of computer programming as an epistemological endeavor to a market for new products. I am committed to fighting for a world in which technologies – educational and otherwise – are not built for control and compliance. And it extends to education and education technology as well.

PBS to Present “Spotlight Education,” A Special Week of Programming Featuring Reports About America’s Students and New Models of Learning, September 12-17

EdNews Daily

A thought-provoking documentary about how families, educators and leaders in diverse rural communities are working to get their youngest children on track toward graduating from high school in 2027. advocate Blog diversity Education News Fashion Higher Education K-12 Education Teacher Tips TechnologyThis is an important documentary series for everyone. Please share this information.

Don’t say there’s a lack of STEM talent in the South

The Hechinger Report

He created hundreds of desirable jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) for black Alabamians. Note: STEM or business field is defined as biological and biomedical sciences, computer and information sciences, engineering and engineering technologies, mathematics and statistics, physical sciences and science technologies, and business, management, marketing, and related support services.

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A Slow-Moving Storm: Why Demographic Changes Mean Tough Challenges for College Leaders

Edsurge

That's not going to be driven by the demographics, I think he's focusing more on how technology might change the way we do higher ed. We control a lot about what's about to happen, we can chose to ignore the problem entirely, and wake up in 2027 with dramatically, rapidly, reducing class sizes. In your book you name technology as one strategy colleges can use to respond to this, but you mention this not really as silver bullet. Education Technology EdSurge Podcast Community

Girls Who Code Founder Awarded McGraw Education Prize

Edsurge

It was clear to me that I wanted to focus on girls and on technology—because I felt like that's where the jobs and opportunities are. Technology is more a part of everything we do. When they get access to technology, they tend to ask: How can I use technology to make the world better? You see many more women using technology to solve some big social problem such as searching for a cure for cancer, or doing work like Anne Wojcicki (founder and CEO) at 23andMe.

REINVENTING.SCHOOL - Episode 6 Today, "College Behind Bars"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

She will also produce a project on Lyndon Johnson’s life and presidency, scheduled for 2027. She also helps to produce and curate content for Ken Burns UNUM, a web-based platform employing cutting-edge technology and innovative design to highlight themes in American history.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Via Campus Technology : “Digital credentials company Credly is adopting the Credential Transparency Description Language (CTDL), a common markup language designed to improve discoverability of certifications, badges and other verified achievements. “ Robots will replace teachers by 2027 ,” Futurism predicts. (National) Education Politics. RIP Net Neutrality.

'Robots Are Coming For Your Children'

Hack Education

You hear it all the time, accompanied by a standard set of justifications about the pressing need to reform education: something about the " factory model of education ; something about radical shifts in the job market in recent decades; something about technology changing faster than it’s ever changed before. All of these claims play pretty fast and loose with the facts – with the history of education, with the history of technology, and with the history of work.