Helping Diverse Communities Create a Relationship with the Maritime Industry

Digital Promise

The first of its kind in Puget Sound, this high school engages students interested in pursuing a career in the maritime industry, the third largest economic driver in the state. In fact, the maritime industry is projecting a shortage of more than 150,000 mariners by 2025.

Education for the 4th Industrial Revolution

A Principal's Reflections

Little did we know that we were in the midst of the 3rd Industrial Revolution and the dawn of the computer age was upon us. Whether you like it or not, we are in the midst of the 4th Industrial Revolution and have been so for many years. Tom Murray and I presented a call to action, highlighting the need to transform teaching, learning, and leadership in Learning Transformed to meet the demands and challenges inherent in the 4th Industrial Revolution.


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Preparing Learners for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

A Principal's Reflections

Welcome to the Fourth Industrial Revolution. We believe that we are in the first few days of the next Industrial Revolution and that the coming age will systematically shift the way we live, work, and connect to and with one another. The Fourth Industrial Revolution, toward which we are facing as a society, is still in its infancy but growing exponentially. Advances in technology are disrupting almost every industry and in almost every country. Do you like change?

What Disney can teach the healthcare industry about consumer behavior

The Christensen Institute

The post What Disney can teach the healthcare industry about consumer behavior appeared first on Christensen Institute Over Thanksgiving, I found my copy of the book If Disney Ran Your Hospital.

Introduce Computational Thinking with the Music Industry

Digital Promise

We’re excited to release two new resources—a short video and a two-page handout—that teachers can use to introduce students to how the music industry is using data and computation. In the context of our National Science Foundation-funded Playful Assessment project, we’ve found the music industry provides a wonderfully realistic, relevant, and meaningful context for middle school students. How teachers can use the music industry to engage students with data.

Industry awards

Turning Learning On Its Head

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How Is Cloud Computing Revolutionizing the Education Industry?

Ask a Tech Teacher

When I started teaching, syncing work between school and home was impossible. Completing homework required either printing it and bringing it in as paper or–well, nothing. There was no way to get it into a student school drive from home. Thanks to cloud computing, that nightmare is over.

4 lessons the edtech industry should take from the pandemic

eSchool News

Here are four major lessons our industry should take from the pandemic. It happened slowly, then all at once. Vague news from Wuhan, stories from Seattle, then a run on hand sanitizer and paper towels.

A blow to the gaming industry as China tightens its guidelines on online gaming


Why a crackdown on the online gaming industry? As a result, the regulatory bodies have been asked to clean up the gaming industry in China. Featured Regulations China gaming industry video gamesBookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password.

6 E-learning trends currently shaping up the industry


The e-learning industry is constantly evolving. Some current trends that shape up the e-learning industry at the moment are rather new, others are currently under the spotlight, while others are proven tactics that will continue to lead to great results. The post 6 E-learning trends currently shaping up the industry appeared first on NEO BLOG. A version of this post was originally published on November 8, 2018, in OEB Insights.

The EdTech Industry – The Sector Witnessing The Steepest Growth Curve


The coronavirus outbreak has put the EdTech industry in the spotlight like never before. The EdTech industry, according to experts, will play a crucial role in creating jobs for future generations. Global Pandemic- The Rise Of The EdTech Industry. Bookmark( 0 ).

The Collapse of China’s Online Tutoring Industry Is Taking American Educators Down With It


The exact reach of these companies—this industry—is not clear, but their collective footprint is massive, global and estimated to be worth billions of dollars. The sky was still pitch-black when Anna Whitehead rose from bed to begin teaching for the day.

As China’s Online Tutoring Industry Dries Up, Americans Search for the Next-Best Gig


What happens when a $120 billion industry disappears overnight is anybody’s guess, but companies and tutors are already scrambling to make contingency plans. It was hard,” she says of quitting the industry, “but having made the decision, I feel really relieved.”.

Kajeet Appoints Industry Veteran Chris Felix as Vice President of Education Sales

eSchool News

Kajeet is the only managed IoT connectivity services provider in the industry to offer a scalable IoT management platform, Sentinel®, that includes complete visibility into real-time data usage, policy control management, custom content filters for added security and multi-network flexibility.

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments

EdTech Magazine

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments. When asked which industries these immersive technologies are most applicable to, 41 percent said education. phil.goldstein_6191. Thu, 08/08/2019 - 13:09. Students can read about dinosaurs, or they can go to the park around the corner and roam the land alongside the ancient beasts. They can dissect frogs or assist a world-famous surgeon in the operating room.

Sales of K-12 Instructional Materials Soaring, New Industry Estimates Show

Marketplace K-12

The post Sales of K-12 Instructional Materials Soaring, New Industry Estimates Show appeared first on Market Brief. Revenues for prekindergarten through grade K-12 instructional materials reached $61.4 million in March, up 82 percent over a year ago.

Can outsiders redefine the insurance industry?

The Christensen Institute

Today’s insurance industry faces a daunting set of challenges including deteriorating trust, information asymmetry, misaligned incentives, legacy systems, fraud, and new risks like cyber that are difficult to price. Insurtech companies have received a lot of buzz for their potential to transform the industry. In either case, these new carriers are unlikely to revamp the industry because they just improve the profitability of the existing value network(s).

OPINION: Our child care industry is in free fall, and that’s bad news for all children

The Hechinger Report

Labor Department data shows that the child care industry is down more than 125,000 educators, with 10,000 having left their jobs since June. The post OPINION: Our child care industry is in free fall, and that’s bad news for all children appeared first on The Hechinger Report.

How the edtech industry can help get education back on track

eSchool News

With this understanding, we must look for ways that we, the edtech industry, can add true value to these groups in order to help get them back on track in the current and post-pandemic worlds.

The shift of education in the coaching and training industry.

Linways Technologies

But unlike our other blogs, we’re about to discuss education in the mainstream institutional domain, but in the coaching/training industry. The coaching and training industry in India is a booming sector and it has seen unprecedented growth in the past decade. Education is changing.

The Indian Unicorn Club – 2021 Entrants – Moglix – A Global Marketplace For Business And Industrial Supplies


The company focuses on a fusion of tech with the manufacturing industry, to transform the existing supply chain into a powerful, digitally backed mobility solution. Moglix Business primarily deals with the supply of industrial manufacturing goods and solutions.

Education Industry Mergers, Acquisitions Slow in 2020 During COVID-19 Era

Marketplace K-12

A new analysis finds that the number of mergers and acquisitions in the education industry dipped during the first half of 2020 to at least a 30-month low. The post Education Industry Mergers, Acquisitions Slow in 2020 During COVID-19 Era appeared first on Market Brief.

Horatio Kim, CEO, NDS solution talks about digital signage industry & its future


NDS solutions founder Kim Horatio shares his thoughts about the digital signage industry, the future for his company and the industry with AsiaTechDaily. Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet?

Unique Startup Business Models – Story – 7 – Apon Wellbeing – An omni channel marketplace of affordable products and services for Industrial workers in Bangladesh


Register Established in 2017, Apon Wellbeing is an omnichannel marketplace with low-income industrial workers as its focus group. As most workers in this industry are not generally covered by health insurance due to a lack of access, Apon is helping a lot of labourers in this regard.

The Coronavirus’ Chilling Effect Hits Edtech Industry Conferences


spike in coronavirus cases, which currently numbers around 118 cases in 16 states , is leaving the edtech conference industry with an existential (if not quite Shakespearean) question at the start of its busy events season: to host or not to host? The recent U.S.

Detect Technologies, India’s industrial AI firm, secures $12m for international expansion


Register Detect Technologies , touted as India’s fast-growing industrial AI company, announced raising $12 million in its latest funding round that will be used to further expand and strengthen its sales and operations teams across India and international markets.

Foreign Startups Target the Korean Food Industry


While the global food industry in South Korea has expanded steadily over the past years, it is only recently that foreigners started to approach the industry with technological solutions. Ecosystem DamaGO Korean Food Industry ShuttleDelivery StartupBookmark( 0 ).

Disruptive technologies in Education industry


From ancient gurukuls to blackboards to Virtual Reality headsets, the way education has been imparted has transformed drastically over the last few decades. Globalization and Technology advances over the last decade have significantly altered the landscape of the education sector. The growth in the edtech sector is most pronounced in the entire Asia-Pacific region which is predicted to become 54% of the global edtech market by 2020.

Biotech startup RWDC Industries nets US$95.1 million in its latest funding round


Register Singapore-based Biotech startup RWDC Industries that produces sustainable plastic alternatives has raised US$95.1 This round takes RWDC Industries total funding to US$208 million. About RWDC Industries. The post Biotech startup RWDC Industries nets US$95.1

The Game Agency Named to 2019 Training Industry Top 20TM Training Delivery Companies List

The Game Agency

Training Industry, the leading research and information resource for corporate learning leaders, prepares the Training Industry Top 20 and Training Industry Watch List reports on critical sectors of the training marketplace to better inform professionals about the best and most innovative providers of training services and technologies. The post The Game Agency Named to 2019 Training Industry Top 20TM Training Delivery Companies List appeared first on The Game Agency.

‘Little Band-Aids’ Won’t Fix the Child Care Industry. New Report Proposes an Overhaul.


Folks need to understand that without better support for this workforce, this industry, it just may not be here in a year.”.

The development industry has the development equation backwards

The Christensen Institute

A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece in the Guardian that discussed the development community’s obsession with ending poverty, and why that’s the biggest problem with the industry. The industry’s continuous focus on trying to end poverty limits its ability to develop and foster innovative solutions that are so desperately needed if poor countries are to achieve prosperity. The post The development industry has the development equation backwards appeared first on Christensen Institute

Korea’s Komachine transforms global machine industry with B2B platform


Register The global machine industry’s size is gigantic. According to latest reports, the industry is now valued at $649 billion and could grow to reach $835 billion by 2027. The industry could have shied away from what online marketing and platforms have to offer for years.

How Andre S. Yoon Co-Founder And CEO Of MakinaRocks Raised $11.5M And Become Pioneers In Industrial AI?


This led his career towards building software solutions for industrial applications as the Lead Data Scientist at SK Telecom and founding MakinaRocks. MakinaRocks is an Industrial/Manufacturing that uses AI technology. And Become Pioneers In Industrial AI?

B2B marketplace GoCement secures funding to digitize construction industry


Founded in 2020, in the midst of the pandemic, GoCement is an Indonesia-based B2B marketplace that utilizes decentralized distribution in the construction and real estate industry. Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet?