5 items re: blockchain — which could be key for business, lifelong learning, & higher education as well

Microsoft and Intel unite to bring blockchain to businesses with Coco Framework – from digitaltrends.com by Lulu Chang Excerpt: You still may not know what […]

Share of good jobs held by those without a BA has shrunken from 60% in 1991 to 45% today.

‘Good Jobs’ Still Exist; Most Require Post-High School Education — from campustechnology.comby Dian Schaffhauser Excerpt (emphasis DSC): Good jobs — those that pay at least $35,000 […]

Five lessons for libraries looking to innovate in the 21st Century [Wilansky]

Five lessons for libraries looking to innovate in the 21st Century — from knightfoundation.org by Laura Sue Wilansky Excerpt: In June, Knight Foundation sent a […]

A leading Silicon Valley engineer explains why every tech worker needs a humanities education [Chou]

A leading Silicon Valley engineer explains why every tech worker needs a humanities education — from qz.com by Tracy Chou Excerpts: I was no longer […]

Reflections on “Radically open: Tom Friedman on jobs, learning, & the future of work” [Friedman, Engelbert, & Hagel]

Radically open: Tom Friedman on jobs, learning, and the future of work — from dupress.delotte.com by Tom Friedman, Cathy Engelbert, and John Hagel Excerpt (emphasis […]

This is not a time for gloating or snickering! Rather, this is a time for ACTION within higher education!!! [Christian]

Major Coding Bootcamps Going Out of Business — from campustechnology.com by Sri Ravipati Excerpt: In a surprising turn of events, two major coding bootcamps, within […]

Realizing the Potential of Blockchain — A white paper from the World Economic Forum

  Realizing the Potential of Blockchain: A Multistakeholder Approach to the Stewardship of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies — from the World Economic Forum Excerpts: Like the first […]

What a future, powerful, global learning platform will look & act like [Christian]

Learning from the Living [Class] Room: A vision for a global, powerful, next generation learning platform By Daniel Christian NOTE: Having recently lost my Senior […]

Accenture and Microsoft Create Blockchain Prototype for Identity [which-50.com]

  Accenture and Microsoft Create Blockchain Prototype for Identity — from which-50.com Excerpt: Accenture and Microsoft have created a prototype based on blockchain technology with […]

Oculus Education Pilot Kicks Off in 90 California Libraries

Oculus Education Pilot Kicks Off in 90 California Libraries — from oculus.com Excerpt: Books, like VR, open the door to new possibilities and let us […]

Reflections on “The first state to offer free community college to nearly every adult” [Siner]

The first state to offer free community college to nearly every adult – from npr.org by Emily Siner Excerpt: The opportunity to go to college […]

Psalm 19:1-2

Psalm 19:1-2 New International Version (NIV) For the director of music. A psalm of David. 1 The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim […]

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