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How the 4th Industrial Revolution Becomes the Opportunity of a Lifetime

How the 4th Industrial Revolution Becomes the Opportunity of a Lifetime | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
At this year's World Economic Forum taking place this week in Davos, Switzerland, we have reason to be optimistic. As the world's CEOs and heads o
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11 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2017 -- Campus Technology

11 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2017 -- Campus Technology | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

Five higher ed leaders analyze the hottest trends in education technology this year.

The education technology forecast for 2017 could perhaps be described in a single word: change. "We're now on an exponential pace of technological change," said Daniel Christian, adjunct faculty member and senior instructional designer at Michigan's Calvin College. "Several technologies continue to converge, new forms of human-computer interaction are gaining visibility and traction, and more. The next few years will be interesting indeed!"

We asked a panel of five higher ed leaders from across the country, including Christian, to assess education's top tech-related trends for the coming year — from artificial intelligence to Generation Z. Here's what they told us.


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22 Virtual and Augmented Reality Education Apps - Infinityleap

22 Virtual and Augmented Reality Education Apps - Infinityleap | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
A discussion of educational AR & VR markets, followed by intros to 22 educational apps, with brief discussion of creating such apps and their value.
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Google Earth VR — Bringing the whole wide world to virtual reality - let your students connect

Introducing Google Earth VR, our next step to help the world see the world. With Earth VR, you can fly over a city, stand at the edge of a mountain, an

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Could robots be marking your homework? 

Could robots be marking your homework?  | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence is threatening to replace many jobs. There are experiments to see whether robots could become teachers.

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How blockchain will transform our cities

How blockchain will transform our cities | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
If you think the internet has changed your life, brace yourself for the next digital innovation that's set to transform our world.

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Virtual reality can bring environmental education to the next level

Virtual reality can bring environmental education to the next level | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

"When it comes to environmental challenges like climate change, our biggest problem is we are too disconnected from our impact, argues David Evans of Prch. And he thinks virtual reality can help close this gap in education ..."

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Is your IT staff ready for IoT?

Is your IT staff ready for IoT? | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
Organizations are itching to start internet of things initiatives, but their efforts are hampered by shortages of already-scarce security pros and workers with newer analytics skills.

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Generation Do-It-Yourself (GenDIY) Toolkit: Stories to Inspire you and tools to get you started via Katie Vander Ark

Generation Do-It-Yourself (GenDIY) Toolkit: Stories to Inspire you and tools to get you started via Katie Vander Ark | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
GenDIY is a thought leadership campaign born out of a new generation building a global economy and experiences that are impact driven and entrepreneurial.

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The importance of 3D printing in education

The importance of 3D printing in education | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

"A topic I don’t cover enough is 3D printing. It’s relatively new on the education landscape and I have yet to reach a comfort level with it ..."


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7 Key Considerations When Making the Move to a 1:1 Device Program — Emerging Education Technologies

7 Key Considerations When Making the Move to a 1:1 Device Program — Emerging Education Technologies | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
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A new generation of CIO thinking emerges | ZDNet

A new generation of CIO thinking emerges | ZDNet | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

"As both business leadership and investment in technology grows outside the IT department in a era of large generational technology shifts, CIOs are considering new ways to think about the nature and role of IT ..."


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Facebook's new workplace network, 'Facebook at Work', is coming soon

Facebook's new workplace network, 'Facebook at Work', is coming soon | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

Facebook will soon release it's long-awaited Facebook at Work business tool, according to latest reports. 


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Educause Announces Top IT Issues, Trends and Tech Report for 2017 -- Campus Technology

Educause Announces Top IT Issues, Trends and Tech Report for 2017 -- Campus Technology | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
The top 10 IT issues for 2017, reiterated in today's report:

Information security;
Student success and completion;
Data-informed decision-making;
Strategic leadership;
Sustainable funding;
Data management and governance;
Higher education affordability;
Sustainable staffing;
Next-generation enterprise IT; and
Digital transformation of learning.

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12 districts honored for their innovative digital curriculum transition strategies

12 districts honored for their innovative digital curriculum transition strategies | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
At the Learning Counsel’s Annual Gathering and National Awards event, twelve leading districts were recognized for their vision and innovation in integrating digital curriculum and technology into their teaching and learning process. Attendees at the event included top education executives from around the U.S., who gathered to acknowledge exemplary progress and discuss how innovation, technology, and school and classroom remodeling is pushing the education envelope—all in the name of better outcomes for our youth.

“The Learning Counsel is helping education leaders chart a course that includes actionable data and current trends,” said Janell McClure, the director of Digital & Multimedia Learning from Cobb County School District. “These awards share incredible examples of innovative thinking. The knowledge we’ve gained at this Gathering event will guide our work as we continue to strive for excellence in teaching and learning through digital platforms, tools, and practices.”

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Learning with drones: flying new frontiers in education

Learning with drones: flying new frontiers in education | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
How many educational programs can provide students the opportunity to explore disciplines as varied as photography and engineering, computer programming and agriculture, entrepreneurship and GIS? Chris Cruz, GISP, of West Valley College has created just such a program, using Unmanned Aerial

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Augmented Learning and Teaching the Skills of the 21st Century - Georgetown Public Policy Review

Augmented Learning and Teaching the Skills of the 21st Century - Georgetown Public Policy Review | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
In part one of this two-part series on technological automation and 21st century learning, we discussed how robotics, software, and machine learning are replacing human jobs at an unprecedented pace. The automation of blue and white collar jobs over the next few decades requires a different approach to skill building beyond STEM training, an

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The global search for education: What meta-learning? | The Huffington Post

The global search for education: What meta-learning? | The Huffington Post | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

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Mobile Learning Stats that Will Make You Rethink Your Training Strategy

Mobile Learning Stats that Will Make You Rethink Your Training Strategy | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
Here are more than 20 mobile learning statistics that might make you rethink the way you’re approaching training.

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The Role of Metacognition in Learning and Achievement

The Role of Metacognition in Learning and Achievement | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
Learning how to think about thinking can help students develop strategies for solving problems and understand tasks at hand.
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Where Do Teachers Turn for Tech Help? Not the Help Desk (Much) -- THE Journal

Where Do Teachers Turn for Tech Help? Not the Help Desk (Much) -- THE Journal | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
Research shows that teachers prefer to rely on one another to get solutions to technology problems than they do on the IT department.

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Ten essential characteristics of a 21st century educator

Ten essential characteristics of a 21st century educator | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

"This is a first draft and I am trying to learn through reflection.  Would love your thoughts on the ideas below ..."


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Ten tips for avoiding technology overwhelm

Ten tips for avoiding technology overwhelm | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it

"There’s one complaint about technology that I hear from almost every single person I talk to: it’s just plain overwhelming. There’s too much to learn. There are ..."


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Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff

Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
We share evidence and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.

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Technology Should Support Digital Transformation, Not Define It

Technology Should Support Digital Transformation, Not Define It | disruptive technolgies | Scoop.it
Determining the best approach to digital transformation for your company involves many factors, Here are five key pillars to consider when forming a strategy.
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