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. These examples are promising, and we need many, many more of them,” Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said during a brief speech at the event. The U.S.

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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This summer, in cooperation with the United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC), they are participating in a summer volunteer program to encourage everyone to promote the United Nations 17 Global Goals in support of the 2030 Agenda of Sustainable Development: In collaboration with the United Nations System Staff College, the simpleshow foundation has set up a volunteering program that aims to educate the world about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

K–12 Educators Embrace Ingenuity and Adaptation to Prepare Students for the Future

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The World Economic Forum predicts, for example, major disruptions in the world of work. CoSN leaders recognized the significance of this dynamic in this year’s conference theme , “Envision 2030,” a nod to the fact that the Class of 2030 is just starting their educational journey. K–12 Educators Embrace Ingenuity and Adaptation to Prepare Students for the Future. eli.zimmerman_9856. Tue, 07/02/2019 - 13:59.

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

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For example, when senior bank officials realized that many of their agribusiness customers would succeed by marketing their products in faraway markets, the bank officials helped their clients set up cooperatives.

The Pandemic Will Leave More Students Unprepared For College. Developmental Education Must Help.

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For example, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board adopted the Developmental Education Plan in support of its overarching goal to have at least 60 percent of Texans ages 25 to 34 earn certificates or degrees by 2030.

How to pave the way for innovation in the classroom

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A great example of such a community is ISTE. For example, if you’d like your students to write the code for a simple application, you could connect with people working in web development, mobile design, marketing, psychology and so on. What will a typical school day look like in the future — tomorrow, next year, in five years’ time, in 2030? Especially if you think you’ll be a teacher in 2030 or any other future time mark.

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How a decline in community college students is a big problem for the economy

The Hechinger Report

Automation typically speeds up in the wake of recessions, and the SREB estimates that the pandemic recession is accelerating automation; where it previously predicted that 30 percent of current jobs could be automated by 2030, the SREB has moved that up to 2025.

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. She notes that students are demonstrating creative solutions more than ever, giving an example from a recent English Language Arts class.

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

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VIDEO: See how K–12 educators are emphasizing personalized learning for the class of 2030. For example, we give tokens to teens who are struggling with a certain topic but refuse to give up, or to younger students who are having an exceptionally focused day. . 3 Ways to Overcome High Student-Teacher Ratios and Improve Personalized Learning. eli.zimmerman_9856. Wed, 07/10/2019 - 12:53.

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.

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Some Very Bad News about the UNESCO OER Recommendation

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One need only look to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to see an example of this being true. In the past we’ve seen examples of how poorly constructed definitions can create chaos in these kinds of grant programs. The tl;dr.

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Look Here: Predicting 2020 Requires 20/20 Vision

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If trends continue unabated, by 2030 we may be looking at nearly 50 percent of school-aged children walking away from traditional public education in this country. By LeiLani Cauthen. Nearly every school district in America is seeing some degree of student attrition.

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

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They are a perfect example of what you get when you simply transfer analog practice to digital form and don’t make use of the advantages of the new medium. This op-ed is part of a series of reflections on the past decade in education technology.

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Community Colleges Have Long Powered the Economy. To Sustain That Role, They Must Innovate.

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One institution with a historic academic and career and technical portfolio that serves as a shining example of this movement is St. By 2030, all baby boomers will be age 65 or older. The marriage between industry, community colleges, and career and technical education is real.

10 Ways Interactive Touch Screen Displays Improve Education

ViewSonic Education

By 2030, 30 to 40 percent of jobs will require strong social-emotional skills. In this example, Mazur didn’t employ an interactive touch screen. 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?

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in AI technology by the year 2030, so there is almost a Sputnik-like push for the tech going on right now in China. I think the machine will part of the teaching job, but most of the job of a teacher [which humans are not doing well] are actually more important, for example communicating with students one-on-one and understanding students' emotion, their character, how to build their characters. We can build robot teachers, or even robot teaching assistants. But should we?

Progress in getting underrepresented people into college and skilled jobs may be stalling because of the pandemic

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Like the Rio Grande Valley, for example, Nashville had been seeing gains in high school graduation and college-going rates. “We

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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. “Any useful statement about the future should at first seem ridiculous.”. Jim Dator, futurist at University of Hawaii-Manoa.

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Lesson from Hawaii: How CTE can develop a talented workforce to meet future economic priorities

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to 55%; By 2030 , increase economic opportunities and support an entrepreneurial ecosystem that strengthens Hawaii’s natural environment, culture and community; and.

Why is it so hard for workers to find new jobs?

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The program is part of an effort to boost the share of people in the state who have postsecondary education to 60 percent by 2030, up from 45 percent in 2019. Saeed Shareef badly wanted to get out of the restaurant industry. This story also appeared in Wired.

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

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Today’s preschoolers — the class of 2030 —will still need to be able to read in the traditional sense. For example, consider the lessons of a program in Milbridge, Maine, that was designed to help Spanish-speaking immigrants create learning environments for their preschoolers. “The AAP’s new regulations cite quality programming like “Sesame Street.” Photo: Kris Connor/Getty Images.

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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. It’s a great example of how we’re sharing expertise with our internet industry Members to help develop new protection tools.”.

Can Work Be Dignified in an Automated World?

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McKinsey predicts that somewhere between 400 million and 800 million people will lose their jobs by 2030 as a result of automation. And so, to give a concrete example, one of my colleagues at the University of Michigan who is a sociologist spent 10 years interviewing and talking to people. What do water, the history of slavery in the United States, and the future of work all have in common? A lot.

Want Change In Education? Look Beyond The Usual Suspects (Like Finland)

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You can express this as points on a standardized test: in the United States, for example, that gap is almost 40 percentage points in math at the highest level. announced a goal to sell only electric vehicles by 2030. Even in rich countries with high literacy rates, like the United States for example, there’s a great deal of dissatisfaction expressed about education.

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

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NYLC defines it perfectly through example: “Picking up trash on a river bank is service. Leading by example, conference facilitators actively engaged participants in service-learning experiences. 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.

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

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The goals include targets that the whole world should be working on in order to see a better world by 2030. I left them with one last example of youth leadership in the United States. Two years ago, Ms. Shelley Olin and I collaborated on a student voice project at the very end of the year. Students picked current news topics that mattered to them, researched the topics, and created letters and art to send to local, state, and federal representatives.

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What the Future Economy Means for How Kids Learn Today

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The growing automation of knowledge work means that, globally, we are expected to lose around 2 billion jobs by 2030. In addition, although high-profile examples of abuse are often scandalized in popular media, the value of peer-to-peer informal learning is absent from policy discussions on education. By David Price.

Where Did All These Teen Activists Come From?

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Blowouts , for example. 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. I met Ana Ostrovsky at a big Climate Strike event in March of 2019. Thousands of students cut school and gathered in downtown San Francisco to show their solidarity with the young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg.

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. For example, over the past few years, 23 states have made computer science courses a graduation requirement and authorized special funding to promote their growth.

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

The Hechinger Report

While men still predominate in engineering and computer science, for example, they won’t go into nursing; 98 percent of nurses here are women, at a time when the need for nurses is rising and the Icelandic Nurses’ Association says the number of new nurses graduating from colleges has fallen well below the number heading toward retirement. The bar at the University of Iceland, a campus where women outnumber men by two to one. Photo: Heiða Helgadóttir for The Hechinger Report.

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. Massachusetts, for example, is investing $45 million over three years to expand and improve career-and-technical schools, making the programs more responsive to the changing job market, and refashioning them as a path not just to jobs but also to two- and four-year colleges.

What do at-risk students, English language learners and adult college students have in common?

The Hechinger Report

While these children currently make up 10 percent of the total student population, researchers estimate that they could make up as much as 40 percent by 2030. Fields said the app enabled regular contact with all parents — to discuss grades or attendance issues, for example — not just those who speak English.

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

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These predictions are often accompanied with a press release touting the size that this or that market will soon grow to – how many billions of dollars schools will spend on computers by 2020, how many billions of dollars of virtual reality gear schools will buy by 2025, how many billions of dollars of schools will spend on robot tutors by 2030, how many billions of dollars will companies spend on online training by 2035, how big will coding bootcamp market will be by 2040, and so on.

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