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Future trends in education, including leadership, educational technology and philosophy.
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Sir Ken Robinson: How to Create a Culture For Valuable Learning

Sir Ken Robinson: How to Create a Culture For Valuable Learning | 21st century education | Scoop.it

"Sir Ken Robinson said the current education system is designed to create conformist and compliant students, but this approach doesn't honor the diversity."

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Sir Ken shares again on the reform of education with creativity being at the forefront and a movement away from production line mentality.  He shares the need to move away from standardized testing to allow for divergent thinking.  

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Brad Merrick's curator insight, August 22, 2016 7:56 AM
Time to remember that education delivery needs to mirror the changes in thinking and societal expectations. Pillars that were created years ago won't always support the innovation if the future.
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Five emerging trends for innovative tech in education | Jisc

Five emerging trends for innovative tech in education | Jisc | 21st century education | Scoop.it
No longer simply future-gazing, technologies like augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) are becoming firmly accepted by the education sector for adding value to learning experiences.
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New technology to make education more innovative and appealing to students.

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When the Internet Delivers Its Own Content, What’s Left for the Teacher?

When the Internet Delivers Its Own Content, What’s Left for the Teacher? | 21st century education | Scoop.it
When kids can get their lessons from the Internet, what's left for classroom instructors to do?
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Great thoughts on how the future of the classroom is being re-organized and we are complicit in the deconstruction of the teacher role as we know it.

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Unexpected Tools That are Influencing the Future of Education

Unexpected Tools That are Influencing the Future of Education | 21st century education | Scoop.it
Unschooling, greater independence for the student and teacher, and getting in touch with our social and emotional selves are just some of the topics that have inspired educators and life-long learners.

Via Cindy Rudy
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More teacher, student empowerment, more play, directed tech use, and less grades!  Amen to that!

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Sharryn Cunningham's curator insight, February 21, 2015 8:15 PM

Somehow parents, teachers and school leaders need to find the balance between traditional and contemporary teaching and learning expectations. To be truly effective this needs to be a whole school vision to ensure students consolidate 21st Century practices.

Roselyne Lecuyer's curator insight, February 23, 2015 4:03 AM

Eg Learning Maths through games apps !

Cf also : 5 Games and Apps That Build Math and English Skills

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/03/5-games-and-apps-that-build-math-and-english-skills/

Jen Pollard's curator insight, February 23, 2015 7:47 PM

Unschooling, greater independence for the student and teacher, and getting in touch with our social and emotional selves are just some of the topics that have inspired educators and life-long learners.

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Here Comes Generation Z - Bloomberg View

Here Comes Generation Z - Bloomberg View | 21st century education | Scoop.it
Here Comes Generation Z
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They also have a new concept of privacy, choosing anonymous and ephemeral communication tools such as SnapChat, Secret and Whisper.
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Discover how generation Z is defining a new kind of learning (short attention span, and multi tasking supremo).  This will shape our classroom for the  coming decade.

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The Children's Library of the Future [21ST CENTURY ANALOG BOY]

The Children's Library of the Future [21ST CENTURY ANALOG BOY] | 21st century education | Scoop.it

 

 

 

 


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The Innovation Campus: Building Better Ideas

The Innovation Campus: Building Better Ideas | 21st century education | Scoop.it
Can architecture spur creativity? Universities are investing in big, high-tech buildings in the hope of evoking big, high-tech thinking.
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This article makes me dream about innovation in our learning commons and the idea that space brings ideas to the fore.

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What Education Technology Could Look Like Over the Next Five Years

What Education Technology Could Look Like Over the Next Five Years | 21st century education | Scoop.it
A survey of schools around the world reveals what schools could look like, trends in personalized learning, the role of teachers and challenges to exciting techniques.
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Deeper learning, #PBL, #MakerEd and #socialmedia, #blendedlearning driving future ed needs.

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The History of the Future of Education

The History of the Future of Education | 21st century education | Scoop.it
The History of the Future of Education Technology
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Interesting look back at the history of #edtech and how far we have come!

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6 Technologies That Will Revolutionize the Classroom | Edudemic

6 Technologies That Will Revolutionize the Classroom | Edudemic | 21st century education | Scoop.it

Via Dr Peter Carey, Dean J. Fusto, Mohammed Omar Faruque Masud, THE *OFFICIAL ANDREASCY*
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Infographic on top technologies for 2015.

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Dawid Bielski's curator insight, January 4, 2015 3:07 PM

Bardzo dobry artykuł.. Ciekawe propozycje na nowe technologie jakie sa np. okulary dzięki którymi czujemy się w świecie wirtualnym jak w realu :) 

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The 21st century pedagogy teachers should be aware of

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The 21st century pedagogy teachers should be aware of | 21st century education | Scoop.it

Interpersonal learning , personalized learning, second life learning , 3d learning, collaborative learning and virtual learning , these are just some of the few buzz words you would be hearing so often in today’s educational literature.

 


Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge, Mónica Stillo, Kim Flintoff, SEU FRC
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