Education in 2030: the Times of London looks head

Bryan Alexander

A few weeks ago the Times of London asked a group of British, Australian, and American academics to imagine what education might look like in 2030.

Live Interview on Thursday, Jan. 20 - Barnet Berry on Teaching 2030

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Join me Thursday, January 20th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Barnett Berry on new book, Teaching 2030: What We Must Do for Our Students and Our Public Schools--Now and in the Future. "In

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These are the 5 most in-demand K-12 languages

eSchool News

Verses noted ELL (English Language Learning) students represent the fastest growing segment of the K-12 population and it is predicted that this segment will grow to 40 percent by 2030. Rosetta Stone releases a list of the most popular U.S., global language learning programs.

Looking for a Summer Volunteer Opportunity?

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Using [the online tool] mysimpleshow, volunteers are encouraged to explain details and background of these 17 Global Goals of the Agenda 2030 in short and entertaining explainer videos.

The potential, promise and pitfalls of blended learning in India

The Hechinger Report

billion population is under 25, will need some three million new primary school teachers by 2030. billion population is under 25, will need three million new primary school teachers by 2030. “I

What the Future Economy Means for How Kids Learn Today

MindShift

The growing automation of knowledge work means that, globally, we are expected to lose around 2 billion jobs by 2030. By David Price.

Global Leadership Week - Information and Schedule

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12:00pm Inspire Action for Global Good through #TeachSDGs : Join in this special Twitter chat to discover ways to bring the Sustainable Development Goals to classrooms and support the work of the United Nations to meet the agenda for sustainable development by the year 2030.

Why I’m Optimistic About the Next Wave of Education Technology

Edsurge

My bet is that by 2040, our children will look back on this period between 2015 and 2030 in education technology much the same way internet historians look to the period 1995 to 2010 as the birth of the commercial web. Over the past 25 years, multiple waves of education technology and innovation have slowly washed into America’s schools and colleges.

The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Issue a Press Release

Hack Education

This talk was delivered at Virginia Commonwealth University today as part of a seminar co-sponsored by the Departments of English and Sociology. The slides are also available here. Thank you very much for inviting me here to speak today.

NetSupport’s keyword monitoring now supports multiple languages

eSchool News

residents (22 percent of which aged between 5-17 years old) spoke a language other than English at home — doubling from 1990, and expected to increase to 40 percent by 2030, according to the Center for Immigration Studies.

Doctors prescribe more Big Bird, less brainless “screen time” for young kids

The Hechinger Report

Today’s preschoolers — the class of 2030 —will still need to be able to read in the traditional sense. “The AAP’s new regulations cite quality programming like “Sesame Street.” Photo: Kris Connor/Getty Images.

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Like it or not, Trump is the next president — Now, here’s how he can improve higher ed

The Hechinger Report

States that will soon follow in abandoning all their public higher education funding include my own state of Louisiana in 2027, Massachusetts and Rhode Island in 2029, Arizona in 2030, and the list goes on. Photo: Meredith Kolodner. It’s official: we have a new president.

Who will help teachers rescue the 800 million people who can’t read or write?

The Hechinger Report

Through a series of conversations, we addressed literacy’s role in the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, closing the knowledge poverty gap, technology and the literacy leadership challenge and collective approaches to literacy leadership education. Marcie Craig Post.

Kurani Design Firm Aims to Re-Imagine the Classroom

K-12 Schools - Education News

Among these projects are the Nelson Mandela School for Social Justice , New York City’s EPIC High Schools and a collaboration with the State of Rio, Brazil, in an ambitious project in which Rio plans to build 900 schools by 2030.

British universities reach out to the new minority: poor white males

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The left-leaning think tank the Fabian Society projects that, while the wealthiest British households will see their income rise by 25 percent through 2030, the poorest will enjoy almost no gains at all, making them doubt the value of a university degree.

Learning Revolution Events - Future of Museums Events Are This Week - AltEdFilmFest - Homeschooling - Gaming in Ed

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Keynote Schedule : 10am ET Elizabeth Merrit on " Temporal Tourism: a brief visit to 3 museums of 2030 ," 11am ET Barry Joseph on " Murder at the Museum ," 12pm ET Suse Cairns & Jeffrey Inscho on " Punk Rock Museum Work ," 1pm ET Holly Witchey on " Intergenerosity/HELP them eat cake! ," 2pm ET Lath Carlson on " Museums 3.0 - Museum as Resource ," and 4pm ET Alex Freeman on " NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Museum Edition."

Learning Revolution Events - AltEdFilmFest - Homeschool+ - Gaming in Ed Call for Proposals - Open Letter from a Highly Creative Child

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Highlighted Recordings Elizabeth Merritt from the Future of Museums Conference - on "Temporal Tourism: a brief visit to 3 museums of 2030" [link] Alex Freeman from the Future of Museums Conference - on "NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Museum Edition Highlights" [link] Denise Jones from the Future of Museums Conference - on "Infinite Art" [link] NMC Navigator Top Ten Top Learning Tech Stories of the Week from the NMC/Horizon Project Navigator.

Really Fun Lineup So Far For This Year's FutureofEducation.com Interview Series

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

I''m really enjoying how well the lineup for the FutureofEducation.com interview series is shaping up this year. All of the events are live and free to attend, and recordings (both.mp3 and full Elluminate) are usually posted within a day. More details are usually posted the week of the show, and if you join the FutureofEducation.com site, you''ll start receiving a weekly email of these shows and others I''m involved in coordinating. Recordings of all past shows can also be accessed at the site!

The world that our children experience

Imagine Learning

The NIC 2025 and 2030 Global Issues Reports both point to a near future that will be dominated by chronic food shortages and lack of access to water. This blog post seeks to capture aspects of emerging technology and culture that will shape the world of tomorrow for the students of today. The way we have taught kids in the past just won’t cut it into the future. The traditional classroom is predicated on a control philosophy.

OPINION: Why higher ed must counteract Trump’s move to exit the climate pact

The Hechinger Report

This year we finalized the College of the Atlantic Energy Framework that will eliminate fossil fuels from our heating, electricity, and transport sectors by 2030. President Trump may have decided to remove the U.S.

Government-Funded School Meals May Increase Obesity Risk

K-12 Schools - Education News

” in 2010 to reduce childhood obesity to 5% by 2030. (Photo: Flickr, Creative Commons). A Virginia Tech researcher has found that government-funded meals in schools are causing financially struggling youth to be at greater risk of becoming overweight.

Leading innovative & transformative change: 5 key considerations

Imagine Learning

The world of 2025 / 2030 will require divergent, collaborative thinking and action. What will the learning world of 2025 or 2030 look like? This blog follows closely on the back of my colleague’s recent blogpost ( [link] ) as I consider her thoughts and some recent consultancy experience. What are five of the key considerations I can see in leading a learning community down fresh pathways? 1. Cast vision as clearly, concisely and strongly as you can.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

“By 2030 students will be learning from robots ,” the World Economic Forum claims. Education Politics. “Former Lobbyist With For-Profit Colleges Quits Education Department ,” ProPublica reports. That’s Taylor Hansen who was a lobbyist for Career Education Colleges and Universities. He’s the son of Bill Hansen, the son of USA Funds , another student loan guarantee agency, Inside Higher Ed notes.

Week of January 17, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Steve Hargadon interviews Barnett Berry on the new book Teaching 2030: What We Must Do for Our Students and Our Public Schools [link] A WOMAN''S WALK IN GRACE - CHAPTER 9 (HOST YOUR OWN WEBINAR) Thu 20 Jan 08:30PM New York / Fri 21 Jan 01:30AM GMT / Fri 21 Jan 12:30PM Sydney Catherine Martin. Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate.

6 powerful strategies for paradigm-shifting teacher PD

Imagine Learning

It has the potential to enable any school to create world class examples of transformation and it will also help shape the path of what schools could look like in 2013 or 2030. As educators and leaders, we need to re-think every aspect of our professional practice to consider ‘could we be doing this better?’ ’ Here is a brain-dump of the 6 most powerful strategies that I have used or in which have participated. .

Colleges face a new reality, as the number of high schools graduates will decline

The Hechinger Report

The number of whites is slated to decline by 14 percent between 2013 and 2030.