In Announcing Winners of Higher Ed Challenge, Ed Dept Looks Ahead to 2030

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Department of Education’s Office of Educational Technology held its first major event in nearly two years on Thursday, and the main takeaway is that the office is busy planning for the future—2030, to be exact. Representatives of each winning proposal presented their ideas at the event Thursday, held at the National Academy of Sciences, to an audience of about 70 people. But they were not able to make it to Washington for the event—they had class to attend. The U.S.

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

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

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virtual and physical events and those of our over 200 partners in the learning professions. Updates Partner Spotlight Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings NMC Navigator Top Ten Conversations Updates Twin Events on the Future of Museums: Wednesday + Thursday. This week will kick off twin events about the future of museums - July 23rd & 24th. We are looking forward to these fun events, and to your participation.

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

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virtual and physical events and those of our over 200 partners in the learning professions. Updates Partner Spotlight Partner Announcements Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings NMC Navigator Top Ten Conversations Updates It''s a Big Week For Us! We''re really excited for both of these events, and look forward to seeing many of you there! Please also see the notes below to learn more about how you can get involved with these events.

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Youth-Created 360? Films at the United Nations General Assembly

Digital Promise

Their immersive stories will be screened at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on September 24 and 25, days on which heads of state and government from around the world will gather to comprehensively review progress in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 SDGs. The event is the first UN summit on the SDGs since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda in September 2015.

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Chasing financial inclusion is a red herring—economic inclusion should be the goal

The Christensen Institute

In the event they acquired a loan, interest rates were often in high double digits. Now imagine it’s the year 2030 and, by sheer force of will and billions of dollars in outreach programs, development organizations successfully extend financial services to the 1.7

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

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To that end, Mark Sparvell, senior manager of education marketing at Microsoft, says the company will use this survey (and others, such as research it conducted on the skills the Class of 2030 will need to be “life-ready” by the time they graduate) to help it understand how parents are feeling, and how to “position activities,” such as events at its stores, across the globe.

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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. Our district hosts an annual event called iCreate, where students can submit projects that they have created.

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. Eventually, people start talking about a significant historical event, and you have never heard about it before. I spent a lot of time as a student being tested on dates of events rather than discussing the implication of the events themselves. When you focus on a deep understanding of an idea, event, concept, etc.,

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. Keep this page bookmarked for articles and videos from the event. CoSN 2019: How Teachers Can Revolutionize the Future of Education. juliet.vanwage…. Tue, 04/02/2019 - 11:04.

Educational Leadership for Social Good

EdTechTeam

Our teammate and Events Director, Al Thomas , a former principal himself, ran the Education Leaders Network Playground, which featured 28 sessions for leaders by leaders, and one session in particular stood out when we talked about it… a session called Leading EdTech Initiatives for Social Good by Jennifer Williams , author of Teach Boldly. After the ISTE conference last month I asked our team what they saw that might be most important for school leaders.

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. Microsoft also has a free course and tons more resources to explore like Skype in the Classroom Events, Virtual Field Trips and more.

10 Ways Interactive Touch Screen Displays Improve Education

ViewSonic Education

By 2030, 30 to 40 percent of jobs will require strong social-emotional skills. It’s delivered frequently and in proximity to the learning event. There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for ideal classroom display solutions. Fortunately, schools have options. Most classrooms benefit (hugely) from at least one interactive touch screen display. Many find that more than one display is ideal for flexible classrooms that maximize active learning.

How Much Artificial Intelligence Should There Be in the Classroom?

Edsurge

One of the events we attended was a two-day conference about artificial intelligence in education organized by a company called Squirrel AI. in AI technology by the year 2030, so there is almost a Sputnik-like push for the tech going on right now in China. We were curious to talk with Li further about his thoughts, we sat down with him just after the event to learn about his dreams and concerns about the role of AI in classrooms.

Digital K-12 Classroom Online Summit | Feb 21-23, 2020

EdTechnocation.com

Register now for the FREE Live Event. Recordings of the event are available for purchase (All-Access Pass) ! The LIVE online event is scheduled for February 21, 22, and 23, 2020. All-Access Pass ( Post-Event ) | Sale starts on February 21, 2020 Get it for €79.90 (Euro) / $88.91

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. Check Out Our Upcoming Events and Institutes.

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

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And government leaders have been pushing entrepreneurship, coding and artificial intelligence, setting a goal of leading the world in AI by 2030. Several companies at the event boast features that can use webcams on laptops to analyze how attentive students are to a lesson and log that information to share with teachers and students—a practice that one speaker at the conference stressed could end up being counterproductive to learning.

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

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

She wants to weave this thread of citizen voice throughout the year as students study events in US history. 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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Why climate change caused me to rethink my career plans

The Hechinger Report

Even my teacher, who is usually up to date and interested in current events, hadn’t heard of her and asked me to explain. United Nations scientists have concluded that we have until 2030 to drastically reduce our impact on the environment. Ashley Thorshov. This story was produced as part of the nine-part series “Are We Ready?

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

The Hechinger Report

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. Most” of the county’s 3,000 students have been exposed to stressful and traumatic events in the home, according to the school district’s superintendent, Carolyn Falin. Johnathan romps with his dog, Pork Chop, in front of his home. Peggy Barmore for The Hechinger Report. HEMPHILL, W.Va.

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

Edsurge

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.

Where Did All These Teen Activists Come From?

MindShift

I met Ana Ostrovsky at a big Climate Strike event in March of 2019. But by some estimates, the world will be feeling dramatic, irreversible changes due to climate change by 2030. Listen and subscribe to our podcast from your mobile device: via Apple Podcasts | via Stitcher | via NPROne | via Spotify. Thousands of students cut school and gathered in downtown San Francisco to show their solidarity with the young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg.

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

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All of the events are live and free to attend, and recordings (both.mp3 and full Elluminate) are usually posted within a day. I''m really enjoying how well the lineup for the FutureofEducation.com interview series is shaping up this year. 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.

Global Leadership Week - Information and Schedule

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The ultimate goal of this event is to encourage more school and organizational leaders to make global education a priority within their institutions. During Global Leadership Week, partner organizations, companies, school districts and individual schools have designed and are hosting virtual or face-to-face events to showcase global thought leadership. A listing of the currently scheduled events is below; you can find an up-to-the-minute listing, in your own time zone, HERE. (By

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. In a turn of events that has perhaps surprised Amber most of all, she loves her new job. Ben 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.

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

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The time of the events below will show up automatically in your own time zone when you are registered in LearnCentral and when you have chosen your time zone in your profile, or you can check the new event time converter on the event page. Event recordings are posted and available after the events if you aren''t able to attend them live. ELLUMINATE LIVE EVENTS) Thu 20 Jan 01:00PM New York / Thu 20 Jan 06:00PM GMT / Fri 21 Jan 05:00AM Sydney Tom Kuhlmann.

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

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This is an amazing and free online event that brings together educators and innovators from around the world. The ninth annual Global Education Conference starts this coming Monday! We currently have 10 keynotes and 130 regular sessions scheduled over the course of three days. LOTS of information below! The conference is being held Monday, November 18 - Wednesday, November 20, 2019 (November 21 in some time zones). The entire virtual conference is held online.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Google had a big event this week – you know, the one where tech journalists do the company’s marketing work for them by writing up every announcement made on stage in its own, separate article. At #nsvfsummit Stacey Childress repeats made-up statistic that 'well over half' the jobs of 2030 do not exist yet. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

No mention of privacy issues, because you won’t get invited to the next launch event if you’re too critical. You’ll never guess… The UK Higher Education Policy Institute predicts , “ University place demand to grow by 300,000 by 2030.” 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.

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