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.

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.

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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 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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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 access

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

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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.”

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. Data are critical for decision making and accountability.

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


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


For these organizations, and for Girls Who Code, accurate census data helps determine where to focus outreach, implement programs and send resources. And it’s the reason that it’s so crucial for us to have accurate data so that we may continue serving them.

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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.

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. .

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


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 Past Decade Forecasts a New Wave of Economic Opportunity in Education


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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How to prepare students for the unknowable

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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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What the World Can Teach the US About Education Technology


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.

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

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

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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.

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. 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.

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


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.

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.

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


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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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. Texas says it will only reach its target of having 60 percent of adults aged 25 to 34 to have degrees or certificates by 2030 by focusing particularly on black and Hispanic students.

Goldman Sachs looks at higher education, very darkly

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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.

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. 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. Johnathan romps with his dog, Pork Chop, in front of his home. Peggy Barmore for The Hechinger Report. HEMPHILL, W.Va.

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.

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


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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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.

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).

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.

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


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.

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” Edsurge on the “Five Dangers of Data-Informed Student Nudging.” Data, Surveillance, and Information Security. Via The Verge : “ Peter Thiel ’s data company Palantir will develop a new intelligence platform for the US Army.”


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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 The Tennessean : “ Tennessee Promise students more likely to succeed in college, less likely to drop out, new data shows.” ” Via Inside Higher Ed : “New data from the U.S.

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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.

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.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress this week about privacy, data, monopoly power, and regulations. ” Via Campus Technology : “ NYC Data Science Academy Launches Online Bootcamp.” ” Data, Surveillance, and Information Security. ” Via Edscoop : “Personal information of 1 million potential college applicants ‘exposed inadvertently’ ” The data in question was from Target Direct Marketing.