Preparing Learners for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

A Principal's Reflections

For those who don’t, buckle up as we are only going to see unprecedented innovations at exponential rates involving technology. Welcome to the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Below provides a synopsis of the book: Today’s pace of technological change is staggering, and the speed of current breakthroughs has no historical precedent. The coming interplay of such technologies from both physical and virtual worlds will make the once unthinkable, possible. Do you like change?

Education for the 4th Industrial Revolution

A Principal's Reflections

Sure, we had our technology at the time, which now seems quite archaic compared to even the most rudimentary devices of today. 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. Change Digital Leadership Fourth Industrial Revolution Innovation Learning Transformed school culture


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The Value of the Online Program Management Industry


The Online Program Management (OPM) industry has emerged over the last decade as a key part of the online higher education marketplace, with $1.1 Recently, the OPM industry was discussed in an article published in The Atlantic, and the verdict was not favorable toward certain OPM providers. There is much more to share, however, about the reality of the OPM industry, its value propositions, and where its shortcomings might be.

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. Education Technology Edtech Business Tutoring Global Education

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.”.

Disruptive technologies in Education industry


Globalization and Technology advances over the last decade have significantly altered the landscape of the education sector. The potential of education technology is the biggest in Asia due to the sheer number of students enrolled in schools across Asia (600 million in K-12 schools) and the premium that Asian culture places on education. Across the globe, some key disruptive technology trends which are impacting education are: Artificial Intelligence. Assistive Technology.

How Is Cloud Computing Revolutionizing the Education Industry?

Ask a Tech Teacher

Simply put, there are quite a few reasons why institutions can profit from the employment of such technologies for teaching and learning purposes. The progress of technology has brought upon an increase in the demand for education. Author Bio: Cristopher Burge is a very passionate writer with a master’s degree in information technology, specialized in network management and defense. His biggest passion is, of course, technology.

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 education technology (EdTech) sector has soared to a prominent position, making it of specific interest to investors as it reshapes how we learn in real-time. Bookmark( 0 ).

6 E-learning trends currently shaping up the industry


The e-learning industry is constantly evolving. With new learning technologies and techniques always emerging and evolving, it can be hard for anyone involved in creating and delivering learning materials to keep up. 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.

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.

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments

EdTech Magazine

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments. The vast majority — 86 percent — of respondents to the 2019 Augmented and Virtual Reality Survey Report agreed that by 2025, XR technologies will be as ubiquitous as mobile devices. When asked which industries these immersive technologies are most applicable to, 41 percent said education. Survey participants also predicted big investments in XR classroom technology in 2020.

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.

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. Often dubbed “InsurTech,” these technology-led companies provide a number of services including marketing, customer service, and risk analysis. Insurtech companies have received a lot of buzz for their potential to transform the industry.

‘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.”. Education Technology Early Learning Workforce Training

Education and Industry Leaders Rethink Back-to-School Season at Inaugural Summit


And if education technology touches your work, you’ll want to lean in, listen and take part. The goal was to start a conversation around improving the back-to-school process—from a technology perspective. With battle cries of “Digital on day one!,”

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? Education Technology Events

Developing SEL Competencies Through Technology

A Principal's Reflections

There are growing concerns about students' mental well-being as well as inter- and intra-personal skills, which have only been magnified by not only the pandemic but also advances in technology as a result of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

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.

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 ).

Unique Startup Business Models – Story – 2 – Zilingo – A Successful Technology And Commerce Platform In The Fashion Industry


Zilingo is a B2B platform that brings all aspects of the fashion industry supply chain together, from raw material wholesalers, merchants, all the way to customers. They are limited by funding , technology, access and competition from larger, more established corporations.

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?

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.

What Colleges Are Doing to Fight the 'Contract Cheating' Industry


This problem has the potential to question our entire industry, or at least put it into question,” says Adel Lelo, a senior principal product manager at Western Governors University. Education Technology Artificial Intelligence Digital Learning in Higher Ed Higher Education

What the Edtech Industry Should Know About the Worst Parts of Remote Learning


In these unprecedented times, the expectations for education technology solutions have never been higher. Education Technology Family Engagement Social-Emotional Learning Remote Instruction

Korean Startup ROIIVE Developing Next-Gen Automotive Camera Applications For The Autonomous Car Industry


Register The rise of next-gen technologies like AI/ML , robotics , and IoT will propel the automobile industry’s future which is heading towards numerous technological advancements. ROIIVE – Offering Hi-Tech Products For The Autonomous Car Industry.

How Joe Biden’s Policy Proposals Would Impact the Education Industry

Marketplace K-12

The post How Joe Biden’s Policy Proposals Would Impact the Education Industry appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Assessment / Testing Educational Technology/Ed-Tech English-Language Learners Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Federal / State Policy Funding / Budgets

SIIA, a Pioneering Convenor for the Edtech Industry, Scraps Its Conferences


What was once the premier, must-go conference in the education technology industry is now going away. Last week, the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced that its education technology group will no longer operate as its own division beginning July 1.

Emerging Industries – The Robots Are Here (in all Shapes and Sizes)!


(Image Source) Robots, Robots, Everywhere – Beside you, Above you, Even Inside You This week we’re examining the recently published book, The Industries of the Future, by Alec Ross. Book Reviews Future of Education Technology _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics elder care robotics emerging industries and degrees emerging industries and education expanding higher education programs in robotics robotics and education robotics industry of the future robots and the future of work

‘Back to School’ Hijinks and Lessons for the Education Industry


But to the BMO’s annual education industry conference, where company executives, investors, bankers and financiers of all stripes descended in their suits and slacks (but very few ties). Sigelman, of Burning Glass Technologies, captured this point succinctly: “40 percent of the skills required today for the same job are different than the skills required a decade ago.” I think the supplemental-core division is a construct of the publishing industry.”

Aceable Drives Its Way Into Other Training Industries — and $50M in Funding


But the company has since expanded into another industry—one that is growing as a result of the pandemic. Education Technology Financing Workforce Training Adult LearningAs Blake Garrett was bouncing around ideas for a new business in 2012, he had some sense of what he wanted to build.

MobileMind Launches the Industry’s First Crowd-Sourced Professional Learning Hub: MobileMind Community

eSchool News

ATLANTA— MobileMind , the modern professional learning hub for schools, has launched MobileMind Community, the industry’s first competency-based, crowd-sourced PD platform. Founded in 2015, MobileMind is a privately held, Atlanta-based educational technology company.

An India-Based Technology Company, Infra.Market Is Steering In The New Normal In Construction And Real Estate Industry


Infra.Market an India-based technology company is redesigning the construction ecosystem through technology. The company is a B2B online procurement marketplace that intends to serve the real estate and construction materials industry. Bookmark( 0 ). Please login to bookmark.

Industry Credentials = Increased High School Grad Rates


Credentials Matter , a first-of-its-kind analysis by Excel in Ed and Burning Glass Technologies, examines whether the credentials students earn align with real-world employer demand. Explore state case studies on the effect of high school industry credentials on educational and labor market outcomes in the new report Where Credentials Meet the Market.

How Taejin Ha, CEO Of VIRNECT Raised USD 8M To Build Next-Gen Industrial Sites Leveraging Cutting-Edge AR/DT Technology?


The company virtually connects meaningful information using Augmented Reality (AR) technology to provide clients with the right information at the right time. It looks for solutions for different problems in industrial worksites through the application of AR technology.

Edmentum to Acquire Apex Learning, an Industry Leader in Virtual and Hybrid Learning for Middle and High School Students

eSchool News

Adding Apex’s credit-bearing core and elective courses, project-based technology courses, and student-targeted, standards-matching tutorials will create a new industry-leading model for virtual and hybrid learning programs. “I