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

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Thursday, January 20th, for a live and interactive 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

Sustainable Development Goals: Writing Journals

User Generated Education

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.

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Kinders Can Code — Featuring the Voices of Lisa Guardino & Shea Smith


Kindergarten circle time is typically filled with picture books, songs, and calendar. Flourish in 2030. Our kindergarteners will graduate in 2030. Is the activity we are asking our students to do preparing them for life in 2030?

The Present Moment is Our Friend

The Principal of Change

My good friend, Patrick Larkin , purchased the book for me, “ 10% Happier “ I have been enjoying it, and this quote gave me pause for personal and professional reasons: “Make the present moment your friend rather than your enemy.

Can Creativity Be Taught?

Digital Promise

In fact, 85 percent of the jobs that will exist in 2030 haven’t even been invented yet, says a report by the Institute for the Future and a panel of 20 tech, business, and academic experts from around the world.

The Winners and Filmstrips of An (Almost) Decade in Education Technology


OER and open books. Two that shine are OER/open books and learning analytics. OER and open books also help keep course materials more affordable for students. This op-ed is part of a series of reflections on the past decade in education technology.

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Colleges hoping for more public funds instead of innovating risk hurting themselves

The Christensen Institute

University of California President Janet Napolitano took recently to the pages of the Washington Post to review and critique new books on the future of higher education by University Ventures Fund Managing Director Ryan Craig ( College Disrupted: The Great Unbundling of Higher Education ) and New America Foundation’s Education Policy Program Director Kevin Carey ( The End of College: Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everywhere ).

Educational Leadership for Social Good


She has aligned her recent work with the Sustainable Development Goals produced by the United Nations in 2015 (as an agenda for moving forward to 2030). You might also pre-order a copy of Jennifer’s upcoming book, Teach Boldly, Using EdTech for Social Good.

Cultivating Empathy In Learning

The Web20Classroom

The Goals interconnect and in order to leave no one behind, it is important that each Goal and target is met by 2030. One project had students in the US learning the Spanish language writing books for emerging readers in South America and 3D print toys to go along with them. Little Free Library -A project I have been a supporter of for a very long time, Little Free Library is a local movement to provide more access to books.

The future of learning unfolding in Malawi

The Christensen Institute

Many classes take place with no books for the students underneath a single tree. Another mother told us that before the program her child could not read and now her second grader is able to read above his grade level—even books at the sixth-grade level.

10 Ways Interactive Touch Screen Displays Improve Education

ViewSonic Education

By 2030, 30 to 40 percent of jobs will require strong social-emotional skills. Although they were book smart, they were failing at applying this knowledge in other ways. There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for ideal classroom display solutions. Fortunately, schools have options.

Welcome To Fair Haven Innovates


Oh, and I also wrote a book on teaching through entrepreneurship that will be published through EduMatch by Christmas. Studies and experts say anywhere between 30% and 60% of jobs that are around today won’t be around by 2030. 2030 may seem far off, but it is not.

General Assembly to Be Acquired By Swiss HR Firm for $412.5 Million


The rise of automation also creates a critical need to re-skill workers, with as many as 375 million employees globally needing to transition to new roles by 2030. Still, the company says its business is growing, having booked approximately $100 million in revenue in 2017. General Assembly , the New York-based provider of coding bootcamps and short-term career-focused educational programs, has reached an agreement to be acquired by the Adecco Group for $412.5 million.

India tries coding camps, craft centers and all-girls schools to fight illiteracy

The Hechinger Report

billion people, India is second only to China in population, and will account for 25 percent of the world’s labor pool by 2030. billion people, India is second only to China in population and will account for 25 percent of the world’s labor pool by 2030.

K-12 is the Key to Workforce Development

Mindspark Learning

Researchers predict that by 2030 85% of the jobs that exist today will no longer exist. 2030 is also when the current kindergarten class will be entering college, or the workforce, and when the current 3rd, 4th and 5th grade classes will be graduating college, if they attend.

3 Things Great Teachers Do

The CoolCatTeacher

Joe: Well, I’m excited, because I look out at the world, and we have – UNESCO says, by 2030, we have a teacher shortage of 25.8 He served as a senior developer on The Composition Book Jam and has authored numerous articles and blogs.

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.

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

The Hechinger Report

Related: A possible solution to one college cost problem: free books. Today’s preschoolers — the class of 2030 —will still need to be able to read in the traditional sense. We have analyzed the app stores and dug deeply into differences between ebooks and print books.

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3 Things Great Teachers Do

The CoolCatTeacher

Joe: Well, I’m excited, because I look out at the world, and we have – UNESCO says, by 2030, we have a teacher shortage of 25.8 He served as a senior developer on The Composition Book Jam and has authored numerous articles and blogs.

Education Looks Eastward: Snapshots from Beijing's Global Education Technology Summit


China had a reputation for copying technology from Silicon Valley, but these days the country has developed its own unique technology environment—what a new book by Kai-Fu Lee, former head of Google China, calls an “alternate internet universe.” And government leaders have been pushing entrepreneurship, coding and artificial intelligence, setting a goal of leading the world in AI by 2030. Beijing —China is a different world when it comes to education and tech.

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Social Studies & Citizen Voice: Students Raising Their Voice on What Matters

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

We looked at the book My Little Book of Big Freedoms illustrated by Chris Riddell. The goals include targets that the whole world should be working on in order to see a better world by 2030. Two years ago, Ms.

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“The world has become my classroom! Skype has become my window to the world!” – Kristine Holloway, Canada

Daily Edventures

This year, her classroom has focused on finding solutions to the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. I also recently shared this project work at the E2 Education Exchange in Singapore as part of my presentation on Taking Teaching Global with the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.”.

What the Future Economy Means for How Kids Learn Today


My argument, here and in my book, OPEN: How We’ll Work, Live and Learn in the Future , is that the discourse surrounding formal learning is becoming ever further detached from the lessons we see when learning happens outside formal boundaries. By David Price.

What Service-Learning and Global Goals Taught Us About Promoting the Greater Good


This kind of learning is happening in schools and youth programs all over the world and many of the people leading this work are purposefully connecting it to the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development , a set of 17 goals to make the world a better place by 2030. Our next step was to hook our families, so we revamped our “school-wide family read,” which was traditionally a month-long event where every family read the same book.

Is California saving higher education?

The Hechinger Report

California students spend an average of $2,020 a month, or $18,180 per nine-month academic year , on food, housing, books, supplies and transportation, a survey released in September by the California Student Aid Commission, or CSAC, found.

Out of poverty, into the middle class

The Hechinger Report

As emerging technologies rapidly and thoroughly transform the workplace, some experts predict that by 2030 400 million to 800 million people worldwide could be displaced and need to find new jobs. Ben Lara, a senior at Lowell High School, walks his dog before school.

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

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Dr. Gaudino is the author of two books: A Choral Legacy and Joan Yakkey and Her Children's Choir Legacy in Florence, Italy. Both books can be purchased on Amazon. The ninth annual Global Education Conference starts this coming Monday!

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


To help educators bridge this edtech disconnect, Ormiston brought together a team of 26 “rock-star educators” to co-author the NOW Classrooms series of five practical, research-based, and grade-banded books.

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

Hack Education

One of my favorites: “Books will soon be obsolete in schools,” Thomas Edison said in 1913. His 2010 book was called What Technology Wants , as though technology is a living being with desires and drives; the title of his 2016 book, The Inevitable.

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Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

The seller: Book Dog Books. Techcrunch reports that “ Sesame Street turns to Kickstarter to fund autism book.” could see a shortage of up to 120,000 physicians by 2030, according to a report published Wednesday by the Association of American Medical Colleges,” Inside Higher Ed reports. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Economy by 2030.” Via The Chronicle of Higher Education : “3 Takeaways From a Book-Length Federal Report on ‘The Condition of Education’ ” Via The Atlantic : “An Unusual Idea for Fixing School Segregation.” Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles. All this feeds the review I write each December on the stories we are told about the future of education. National) Education Politics.


Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

“Dear Mrs. Trump” by Liz Phipps Soeiro – why the librarian refused the books the First Lady sent to her school. ” Getting Smart’s Tom Vander Ark on a new report from Pearson : “ The Future of Skills : Employment in 2030.” (National) Education Politics.

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

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Responding to requests from educators, Primary Source will facilitate a FREE worldwide book discussion, or "Global Read," featuring an online discussion forum followed by a "live" web-based session. 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.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

” “In my book, there’s no reason why children in elementary schools can’t be launching their own businesses,” [says founder] Rebekah Neumann. “ What will universities look like in 2030? ” Via NPR : “ Free Books Boost Early Literacy.” (National) Education Politics. Listen, folks (particularly educators). If you’re going to decry “ fake news ,” then you best not be sharing it.