AI Forces Shapring Work & Learning in 2030 [IFTF and Lumina Foundation]

  In the 2030 and beyond world, employers will no longer be a separate entity from the education establishment. Pressures from both the supply and […]

To higher ed: When the race track is going 180mph, you can’t walk or jog onto the track. [Christian]

From DSC: When the race track is going 180mph, you can’t walk or jog onto the track.  What do I mean by that?  Consider this […]

Productivity Boosting Tools for eLearning Pros

Being an eLearning Developer means being very busy—all of the time—and requires maintaining a high level of productivity. From developing prototypes, to sifting through mountains […]

Coursera’s CEO on the Evolving Meaning of ‘MOOC’ [Schaffhauser]

Coursera’s CEO on the Evolving Meaning of ‘MOOC’ — from by Dian Schaffhauser When you can bring huge numbers of students together with lots of […]

Especially for students about to graduate: “How to design business cards people will remember you by” [DeMeré]

“How to design business cards people will remember you by” — from canva.com by Nichole Elizabeth DeMeré SoDesigner Sarah Salaverria has tips to breath new […]

The Rockin’ Hood Project: Bringing entrepreneurship to inner city schools & students

Per Debra Chen, Founder Rockin’ Hood Project (emphasis DSC) It is with great pride that we announce the official launch our entrepreneurship initiative with the unveiling […]

DC: Are our students ready for this new workplace? “The number of Americans working for themselves could triple by 2020”

The number of Americans working for themselves could triple by 2020 — from work.qz.com by Amy Wang Excerpt (emphasis DSC): Americans are as eager to […]

W/ the workforce predicted to have upwards of 50% of us being contingent workers, are we preparing our students for this new world?!

From DSC: With some predictions saying that the workforce is going to be composed of upwards of ~50% of us being contingent workers, (I’ve already […]

Not exponential change!? Better think again. Per “4,000 sr decision makers across the world, 45% say they are concerned about becoming obsolete in just 3-5 yrs”

  The next era of human|machine partnerships From delltechnologies.com by the Institute for the Future and Dell Technologies   From DSC: Though this outlook report […]

DC: Helping our students in K-20 learn how to learn. Post includes several resources re: metacognition.

From DSC: From an early age, we need to help our students learn how to learn. What tips, advice, and/or questions can we help our […]

“As educators, how do we prepare today’s students for a future employment landscape that is vastly different from what we ourselves have known?” [Niehoff]

Training today’s learners to be the hired guns of tomorrow — from gettingsmart.com by Michael Niehoff Excerpt: Freelancer. Free Agent. Independent Contractor. Consultant. Hired Gun. […]

MASSIVE CHANGE!!! “The majority of the U.S. workforce will soon freelance.” | How is higher education reacting to this trend? Or how *should it* react to this trend?!

Freelancers predicted to become the U.S. workforce majority within a decade, with nearly 50% of millennial workers already freelancing, annual “Freelancing in America” study finds […]

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