“It is predicted that 50% of current jobs will disappear by 2030.” Updating Education for the Evolving Job Market: Learning at the Pace of Life & Work [Wade]

Updating Education for the Evolving Job Market: Learning at the Pace of Life and Work — from huffingtonpost.com by Sophie Wade Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A […]

The Ivory Tower Can’t Keep Ignoring Tech [O’Neil]

The Ivory Tower Can’t Keep Ignoring Tech — from nytimes.com by Cathy O’Neil Excerpt: We need academia to step up to fill in the gaps […]

WE ARE NOT READY FOR THIS! Per Forrester Research: In US, a net loss of 7% of jobs to automation — *in 2018*!

Forrester predicts that AI-enabled automation will eliminate 9% of US jobs in 2018 — from forbes.com by Gil Press Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A new Forrester […]

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt [Gallagher]

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt — from edsurge.com by Sean Gallagher Excerpt: Just outside the walls of the ivory […]

2018 Tech Trends for Journalism & Media Report + the 2017 Tech Trends Annual Report that I missed from the Future Today Institute

  2018 Tech Trends For Journalism Report — from the Future Today Institute Key Takeaways 2018 marks the beginning of the end of smartphones in […]

Plan now to attend the 2018 Next Generation Learning Spaces Conference — tour USC’s campus!

From DSC: I am honored to be currently serving on the 2018 Advisory Council for the Next Generation Learning Spaces Conference with a great group […]

Especially meant for students: You WANT to own your own learning. Here’s why. [Christian]

Some reflections on students owning their own learning — from DSC: Sometimes when students are introduced to a new method of learning something — say […]

Nearly all prospective students want a tech-savvy institution [Bolkan]

Nearly all prospective students want a tech-savvy institution — from campustechnology.com by Joshua Bolkan Excerpt: Nearly nine in 10 college students — 87 percent — […]

5 important items re: Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence in Education: Where It’s At, Where It’s Headed — from gettingsmart.com by Cameron Paterson Excerpt: Artificial intelligence is predicted to fundamentally alter the […]

Google unveils job training initiative with $1 billion pledge [Wakabayashi]

Google unveils job training initiative with $1 billion pledge  — from nytimes.com by Daisuke Wakabayashi Excerpt: SAN FRANCISCO — Google unveiled an initiative on Thursday to help […]

For institutions of higher education: Some of the ways to respond to the new, exponential pace of change [Christian]

From DSC: In Part I, I looked at the new, exponential pace of change that colleges, community colleges and universities now need to deal with […]

For colleges, community colleges, & universities: The new, exponential pace of change. [Christian]

From DSC: Some of the largest waves of change that are hitting the beaches of numerous societies throughout the globe are coming from technological changes […]

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