K–12 Educators Emphasize Personalized Learning for Class of 2030

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K–12 Educators Emphasize Personalized Learning for Class of 2030. Members of the Class of 2030 are just starting their educational careers, and they'll graduate into a world that may look very different from the one we know today. Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, data analytics and other emerging technologies are expected to take on a big role in education.

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. For example, these themes appear: automation of the economy, automating learning, flipping the classroom, shortened attention spans, lectures in decline or triumph, mobile devices as enabler or enemy to learning, data analytics, interdisciplinarity, development of new competencies, and assessment.

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

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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 solution has a lot to do with data, namely the way it’s collected and leveraged across disparate systems. I see data as the key to achieving student equity.

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MY World 360° Joins Virtual United Nations General Assembly

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Better World 2030. Better World 2030 AR app. Watch the live debut of Better World 2030 at the SDG Action Zone at 11:30pm EST on Thursday, Sept 24 , and then again at 1:00pm EST on Thursday, Sept 24 for an “Envisioning a Better World with VR/AR” session with the creator.

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

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As many as 800 million people worldwide could be displaced and need to find new jobs by 2030. K-12 News Adult learning Curriculum Data and research Higher education access Higher education completion online learning Technology accessJobs in information technology are growing quickly and employers are trying to find ways to get kids excited about careers in the field. Sarah Gonser for The Hechinger Report.

If We Do It Right, Teachers Plus Technology Can Free Educators to Focus More on Students

The Christensen Institute

The McKinsey Global Institute’s recent report on the future of work for women made for an interesting headline at Education Week: “Forty Percent of Elementary School Teachers’ Work Could Be Automated By 2030.” Software can gather and analyze a lot of student data — from demographics to keystrokes — that flag that a student might be struggling in ways unnoticed by a teacher.

Sustainable Development Goals: Writing Journals

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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. Interpret differences in shape, center, and spread in the context of the data sets, accounting for possible effects of extreme data points (outliers). Data are critical for decision making and accountability.

Out of poverty, into the middle class

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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. K-12 News 2016 Election achievement gap Betsy Devos community college Data and research Parents poverty RaceBen Lara, a senior at Lowell High School, walks his dog before school. His dream is to become a business owner. Photo by Kate Flock for The Hechinger Report.

Survey Says: Parents Think Tech Companies Should Help Build Kids’ Digital Skills

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For one, the poll of about 1,000 parents with kids under the age of 18—conducted by public opinion and data company YouGov—found that parents have more positive feelings about their kids using tech in the classroom, as opposed to at home. Larry Shannon-Missal, the head of data services for YouGov’s U.S. He points to the report on the Class of 2030, which he says found that “everybody was focused on social and emotional skills.”

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Can Creativity Be Taught?

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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 initiative, called Verizon Innovative Learning, gives a tablet with data plan to every student and teacher in under-resourced middle schools.

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

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Some call it “The Rise of the Machines” for the convergence of multiple technologies: artificial intelligence, big data, data science, robotics plus virtual and augmented reality. This op-ed is part of a series of reflections on the past decade in education technology.

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What the World Can Teach the US About Education Technology

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China’s Education Modernization 2030 Policy and Ten Year Development Plan for ICT and Education 2010-2020 are among government initiatives named that intend to improve the country’s education in the long run. Across the countries examined in the report, data emerges as one common issue critical to laying the groundwork for creating a more transparent and connected marketplace.

3 Ways to Overcome High Student-Teacher Ratios and Improve Personalized Learning

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According to the most recent data, student-teacher ratios in public schools currently average 16 to 1 — with some states as high as 24 to 1 — meaning regularly adjusting lessons on an individual basis is, for most teachers, aspirational at best. . VIDEO: See how K–12 educators are emphasizing personalized learning for the class of 2030. 3 Ways to Overcome High Student-Teacher Ratios and Improve Personalized Learning. eli.zimmerman_9856. Wed, 07/10/2019 - 12:53.

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

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Regarding learning analytics, like the use of data in baseball , the use of data to predict student success outcomes with greater accuracy has been a “game changer” (excuse the pun). This op-ed is part of a series of reflections on the past decade in education technology.

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

The Hechinger Report

But in order to predict high school graduates, WICHE’s statisticians also projected student enrollments for first grade through 2020 to 12th grade through 2030. Full high school projections extend further through 2028 in the WICHE data.

The potential, promise and pitfalls of blended learning in India

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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 School “implementation managers” visit schools regularly to make sure teachers are trained in blended learning techniques and synchronize the data to double-check progress. “We

Pearson’s Former Product Chief Reflects on the 4 Megatrends Shaping Global Education

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Since then, I’ve built award-winning educational CD-ROMs, led the development of formative assessment, curriculum management, and student data systems like Schoolnet and Powerschool, and most recently, managed strategy for Pearson’s $6 billion global product portfolio as its chief product strategy officer. I started working with classroom technology in 1989 at The Dalton School in New York City.

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

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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. Founded in 2011, General Assembly was among the pioneers in offering short-term “bootcamp” programs that promised to prepare novices for programming, design, data science and marketing jobs.

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

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As an example, in 2014, LinkedIn’s top ten jobs were jobs that hadn’t existed five years prior: social media intern, iOS/Android developer, cloud manager, big data architect, or UI/UX designer as examples. We can’t extrapolate from where we are today to meet the challenges of the workforce of 2030 or 2040. So much of our current educational market is needlessly opaque because we do not provide easily consumable outcomes data at the program level to prospective learners.

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NetSupport’s keyword monitoring now supports multiple languages

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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.

K-12 is the Key to Workforce Development

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This data only takes into account the role that higher-education plays in preparing students for the modern workforce. Luckily, there is some data there as well. 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.

Goldman Sachs looks at higher education, very darkly

Bryan Alexander

Goldman zeroes in on rising college costs , unsurprisingly, and offers some recent data: “Since 2009, college fees have risen by 10.6% 18 year olds starting college in 2030 with no scholarship or grants will only start making a positive return when they turn 37. Goldman Sachs shared their analysis of higher education for investors a few weeks ago, and it’s an important document for people in higher education to consider.

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

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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. Second, we need to equip school leaders and educators with the right tools, evidence-based research, and data to effectively teach literacy at all levels. Marcie Craig Post.

Home visiting in high school: Trying an intervention for toddlers on teenagers

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West Virginia unveiled a campaign this year for 60 percent of adults ages 25 to 64 to have earned a degree or certificate by 2030. But in this county of fewer than 19,000 residents, just 38 percent of recent high school graduates sought more education, according to the latest available data from the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission. Johnathan romps with his dog, Pork Chop, in front of his home. Peggy Barmore for The Hechinger Report. HEMPHILL, W.Va.

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

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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. SchoolNet built and marketed an “instructional management system” that aimed to deliver useful data about student progress to teachers and administrators. From my vantage point, technology is transforming education from an art into a data-driven learning science.

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Girls Who Code: The Citizenship Question Poses ‘Dire Consequences’ for Education Equity

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Just last August, more than 300 diverse foundation leaders from across the country came together to implore the Trump Administration and its grantees to rely on accurate data to help them “serve communities, especially those that are hard-to-count, through their work on various issues including poverty, health care, criminal justice reform, racial equity, education equity, and infrastructure improvement.”

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Government-Funded School Meals May Increase Obesity Risk

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” in 2010 to reduce childhood obesity to 5% by 2030. Some of the data examined by the research team were published before the school lunch program came into being and before the anti-obesity legislation was passed. (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.

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

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It’s important that everyone who has access to data is trained properly to use and protect it,” Vance says. Data is the new oil. STACEY CHILDRESS No one knows what the economy will look like when today’s kindergarteners graduate from high school in 2030.

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

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It’s a powerful story, but not a prediction made based on data or modeling or quantitative research into the growing (or shrinking) higher education sector. But the data is flawed. 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.

10 years later, goal of getting more Americans through college is way behind schedule

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Related: New data show some colleges are definitively unaffordable for many. A record number of Virginians earned bachelor’s degrees in 2017 , the most recent year for which the figures are available; officials said that puts it on course toward a goal of having the highest proportion of college-educated workers by 2030. President Barack Obama delivers a speech at Macomb County Community College July 14, 2009 in Warren, Michigan.

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

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CEFR, Plurilingualism and Pluriculturalism Win-Win Situation , Mrs. Maha Hassan, Teaching ESL Hub Chemistry Content and Modeling to Teach Climate Change and ACTION , Ashley Shunk- Biology and Chemistry Teacher, Alison Bixby Stone School Citizen Science-Led Open Data Innovation Through NASA Programs , David Lockett, STEM Teacher, Bok Academy | Denise Wright, STEM Teacher, Ocean Bay Middle School Class of 2030: We're here, so what are you waiting for? ,

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." How can learners exercise control over who sees and uses their data?

Is California saving higher education?

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Related: Colleges are using big data to track students in an effort to boost graduation rates, but it comes at a cost. Data analysis is being used to pinpoint bottlenecks, such as those overcrowded courses. Jaelyn Deas at her work-study job at San Jose State University.

The looming decline of the public research university

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From fiscal years 2007 to 2015, according to NSF data, federal funding for university- and college-based research grew by 8 percent nationwide. In Illinois, for instance, research output has stayed surprisingly steady as of 2015, the most recent year for which full data is available. China could catch up by 2030 based on current trends. This article appears courtesy of Washington Monthly.

Hack Education Weekly News

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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. There are some data security-related court cases in the legal section above. Via The New York Times : “Scholars Have Data on Millions of Facebook Users. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.