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How do schools train for a workplace that doesn’t exist yet?

The Hechinger Report

Jobs in information technology are growing quickly and employers are trying to find ways to get kids excited about careers in the field. As many as 800 million people worldwide could be displaced and need to find new jobs by 2030.

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In one country, women now outnumber men in college by two to one

The Hechinger Report

It’s a crazy cycle,” said Adrian Huerta, an assistant professor of education at the University of Southern California who focuses on college access and gender. “We Related: Colleges provide misleading information about their costs. It’s about equal access for everyone.

Is California saving higher education?

The Hechinger Report

The goal, writes historian John Aubrey Douglass, was “broad access combined with the development of high quality, mission differentiated, and affordable higher education institutions.”. Related: Colleges provide misleading information about their costs .

Where education systems stumble, grassroots groups step in to raise success rates

The Hechinger Report

Their goal: for 75,000 Mobile residents to earn new degrees by 2030. “It’s Carolyn Akers, CEO of a grassroots education foundation in Mobile, which is part of an effort to help 75,000 Mobile students earn new degrees by 2030. “It’s Bishop State Community College.

The high school grads least likely in America to go to college? Rural ones

The Hechinger Report

The Tennessee-based National Rural Education Association notes that, in addition to other problems, rural areas contend with drug and mental-health issues, poverty and a lack of high-speed access to the Internet, for instance.

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A Great Way To Use Tech To Help Teachers Meaningfully Engage With Families


Taking on accessible technology. Many low-income families do not have access to computers or WiFi at home, so they can’t view school information that is emailed or posted to websites and parent portals.

The Past Decade Forecasts a New Wave of Economic Opportunity in Education


To date, our education systems sit atop a cultural assumption—that information is scarce. But computing power, device adoption, pervasive broadband and exponentially networked collaboration platforms of the past decade have already moved us to a world of information abundance.

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CoSN 2019: How Teachers Can Revolutionize the Future of Education

EdTech Magazine

Today when we talk about education, we only talk about three things: the curriculum, the teacher and the assessments,” Zhao told attendees at the Consortium for School Networking’s 2019 annual conference keynote session, Envisioning the Skills Students Need: 2030.

Memorization is Not a Bad Thing

The Principal of Change

Here is a scenario: The year is 2030, and you are having a conversation at a dinner party. With access to all of the information in the world, we should focus on creating schools that develop our students to become smarter and more knowledgeable than we ever could be without it.

Students Face a Troubling Skills Gap Around Career Readiness. We’re Fixing It With Data.


The goal as we see it is something we call “60x30TX,” or 60 percent of Texas adults ages 25-34 will hold a degree by 2030. Our educators are able to make data-informed decisions in the classroom and in meetings with parents.

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The future of learning unfolding in Malawi

The Christensen Institute

Roughly 250 million children worldwide have no access to school of any kind. During the trip, I visited two public schools—one urban and the other peri-urban—as well as an informal school and an informal learning program at a center called Takenolab in the Dzaleka refugee camp.

How to prepare students for the unknowable

eSchool News

At the same time, a survey of business leaders shows than eight in 10 (82 percent) expect that humans and machines will work as integrated teams within their organization inside of five years, and 84 percent expect that all of their workers will be digital experts by the year 2030.

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10 Ways Interactive Touch Screen Displays Improve Education

ViewSonic Education

By 2030, 30 to 40 percent of jobs will require strong social-emotional skills. An ADA-compliant lift with robust functionality adds accessibility. More options maximize access for more students. There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for ideal classroom display solutions.

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

How Do You Prepare Students for Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet? Karen Cator Has Some Ideas.


On the other side of that equation are educators, who often draw from their own learning experiences in K-12 and higher education to inform their instruction. A lot of people say that by 2030, when our current kindergartners are high school graduates, automation will have phased out many career paths that are available today. Some of the research by the McKinsey Global Institute says that by 2030 the transitions will be challenging, the transitions to different kinds of jobs.

TalentFound Helps Communities Find Success

Mindspark Learning

TalentFound Helps Communities Find Success Demand for higher cognitive skills, such as creativity, critical thinking, decision making and complex information processing, is expected to grow by 19% in the United States and 14% in Europe by 2030, according to a recent report by McKinsey and Company.

Michelle Weise: ‘We Need to Design the Learning Ecosystem of the Future’


We can’t extrapolate from where we are today to meet the challenges of the workforce of 2030 or 2040. They’ll also need better information to understand whether in some cases it’s better to pursue a certification, a nanodegree, a bootcamp or a degree program to get them where they need to go. A powerful, open platform of the future can empower adults with better information, better assessments, and better maps to greater opportunity.

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

The Hechinger Report

Peg+Cat and other PBS shows, not to mention decades of studies of Sesame Street, show that young kids actually learn more than peers who do not have access to these research-based educational programs, especially when adults are also engaged around the media.

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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.

Government-Funded School Meals May Increase Obesity Risk

K-12 Schools - Education News

First Lady Michelle Obama championed the program, which was put in place to ensure that kids had access to and were eating nutritious foods. ” in 2010 to reduce childhood obesity to 5% by 2030. (Photo: Flickr, Creative Commons).

Change Agents: Tech & Learning’s Most Influential People in EdTech In 2018


SSU offers help with networking and gathering accurate information as well as with initiatives including letter-writing campaigns, voter registration drives, and organizing rallies. It’s important that everyone who has access to data is trained properly to use and protect it,” Vance says.

The 2019 Global Education Conference - Full List of 130 Sessions and 10 Keynotes!

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LOTS of information below! Click here to register to attend the conference live or to have access to the conference recordings afterwards. Keynote speaker information follows the session information. The ninth annual Global Education Conference starts this coming Monday!

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

Hack Education

Because of the amount of information that is published about ed-tech – the amount of information, its irrelevance, its incoherence, its lack of context – it can be quite challenging to keep up with what is really happening in ed-tech.

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Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Department of Education plans to hold a negotiated rule-making session aimed at changing regulations for federal aid eligibility to try to ‘promote greater access for students to high-quality, innovative programs,’ according to a Wednesday posting from the Office of Management and Budget.” At #nsvfsummit Stacey Childress repeats made-up statistic that 'well over half' the jobs of 2030 do not exist yet. Data, Surveillance, and Information Security.

Hack Education Weekly News

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Via Inside Higher Ed : “The governor of Virginia has approved a bill requiring all public higher education institutions in the state to take steps to adopt open educational resources – freely accessible and openly copyrighted educational materials.” Via ProPublica : “Teen Who Faced Deportation After He Informed on MS–13 Gets Temporary Reprieve.” ” Data, Surveillance, and Information Security.

Hack Education Weekly News

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More on UC Berkeley and publicly accessible video content. Via Phil Hill on the e-Literate blog : “Clarifications On UC Berkeley’s Accessibility Decision To Restrict Video Access.” Via Nature : “ Gates Foundation announces open-access publishing venture.” “By 2030 students will be learning from robots ,” the World Economic Forum claims. Privacy, Surveillance, and Information Security. Education Politics.

Hack Education Weekly News

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” Also via NPR : “‘I Hope This Will Set A Precedent,’ Says Trans Teen Who Won Case Over Bathroom Access.” Economy by 2030.” Data, Surveillance, and Information Security. “ When a school scans your driver’s license , who keeps your information safe?” Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.


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Inside Higher Ed on the “Return of the College Scoreboard” : “The Department of Education published updated information on the College Scorecard Thursday, including a new feature that allows students to compare data from up to 10 institutions at once.” ’” Via Education Week : “ FCC Seeks Comment on Access to WiFi for Schools and Libraries.” Data company IO Education has acquired student information system company eSchoolData.

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Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

If you’re going to talk about the importance of digital literacy or information literacy or media literacy or what have you, then you best practice it. ” Inside Higher Ed looks at “ inclusive access ,” which is a very misleading way of saying you’re forcing everyone to buy the course materials or digital textbooks thru a fee tacked on to tuition. “ What will universities look like in 2030? Privacy, Surveillance, and Information Security.