Global Human Capital Report 2017 [World Economic Forum]

Global Human Capital Report 2017 — from the World Economic Forum Excerpt from the Conclusion section (emphasis DSC): Technological change and its impact on labour […]

Income Share Agreements (ISA’s) don’t incentivize institutions to reduce the costs of obtaining a college degree [Christian]

From DSC: The article below caused me to reflect on the idea of using Income Share Agreements (ISAs) as a way for students to get […]

Technology Moves to the Head of the 21st Century Classroom [MIT Technology Review]

Technology Moves to the Head of the 21st Century Classroom — from technologyreview.com   Tomorrow’s jobs will demand collaborative workers steeped in hands-on problem solving. To […]

DC: Look at how many times these CIO’s mention that they’re tapping into streams of content

From DSC: When you read the article below, notice how many times these CIO’s mention that they’re tapping into streams of content     How […]

“Learning is leaving the (school) building” — and other items from Will Richardson & Bruce Dixon

From DSC: I appreciated hearing the perspectives from Bruce Dixon and Will Richardson this morning, as I listed to a webinar that they recently offered. […]

Percentage of borrowers owing $20,000 or more doubled since 2002 [Seltzer]

Percentage of borrowers owing $20,000 or more doubled since 2002 — from insidehighered.com by Rick Seltzer Excerpt: The percentage of student loan borrowers leaving college owing […]

Each of us needs to be drawing from — and contributing to — streams of content [Christian]

From DSC: Readers of this Learning Ecosystems blog will recognize the following graphic:     I have long believed that each of us needs to […]

Reflections on “In an AI-powered world, what are potential jobs of the future?”

In an AI-powered world, what are potential jobs of the future? — from readwrite.com Excerpt: With virtual assistants answering our emails and robots replacing humans […]

The Benefits of an Innovative Culture at Smaller Colleges [evolllution.com w/ Shane Garrison]

The Benefits of an Innovative Culture at Smaller Colleges — from evolllution.com with Shane Garrison | Vice President of Enrollment, Campbellsville University Smaller institutions are […]

Nearly 1/2 of companies say they don’t have the digital skills they need [Goldman]

Nearly half of companies say they don’t have the digital skills they need — from hbr.org by Jeremy Goldman Excerpt: The companies that think their employees’ […]

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 […]

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