An Educated Guess - the future of education and work
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How digital technologies are changing education and work now and in the future
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A Design Lens on Education

A Design Lens on Education | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
 "Education provides the foundation of our global possibilities.
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40 Ways Education Technology Will Be Used In The Future

40 Ways Education Technology Will Be Used In The Future | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
What will classrooms look like in the year 2040? What will be the biggest and most popular teaching tools? A dazzling (but potentially controversial) visualization maps out what's coming to education in the future.
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Tryphina Tshikota's curator insight, July 29, 2015 6:51 AM

I think in 2040 there will be no need to be at school physically but there will be attending lectures any were else, as long as they have net

communication tool.

tshepo roboham's curator insight, July 31, 2015 4:02 AM

As technology changes at an instant more simple ways are needed to make content relevant accessible, this is one of them 

EMELY NOZIPHO SHABANGU's curator insight, July 31, 2015 4:26 PM

each and every online assessment has their own purposes, hence correct and relevant assessment methods and tools should be used everytime.


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Why I Like People with Unconventional Resumés

Why I Like People with Unconventional Resumés | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Professional success used to depend on experience, knowledge, and skill. But things have changed in recent decades. First, knowledge has become as rapidly obsolete as universally available.
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A map of the alternative education landscape | Education Revolution | Alternative Education Resource Organization

A map of the alternative education landscape | Education Revolution | Alternative Education Resource Organization | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
W hat type of learning environment is right for your child? Choosing a school, or choosing to educate your child outside the institution of schooling, is an important decision — ...

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10 Fantastic Children's Book Apps for iOS

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Get your kids reading on the iPad with these 10 book collection apps.
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The Visual Thinker Revolution: Why It's Upon Us in Education and Bu...

"The Visual Thinker Revolution" is upon us. Have you noticed?
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A Bright and Shining Future Awaits

We've looked into the future, and it's dark. Increasingly, we've lost a progressive view of our future. Instead of seeing promise and lives made better by technology, we're seeing lives filled with cyborgs and an uninhabitable society. Should we be afraid? Or are we being unnecessarily pessimistic?


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Cocky 17-Year-Old Gets Ruined In A Rap Battle With His English Teacher

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Cocky 17-Year-Old Gets Ruined In A Rap Battle With His English Teacher: 17-year-old Blizzard gets right in his English Teacher's face,...
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Apple: School should center on the iPad - CNN.com

Apple: School should center on the iPad - CNN.com | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Apple on Thursday lifted the veil on its plans to remake the educational landscape in a way that centers on its best-selling tablet computer, the iPad.
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Six Famous Thought Experiments, Animated in 60 Seconds Each

Six Famous Thought Experiments, Animated in 60 Seconds Each | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
From Ancient Greece to quantum mechanics, or what a Chinese room and a cat have to do with infinity.
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'Dull' computer classes beefed up

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The current information and communications technology (ICT) curriculum in England's schools is a "mess" and must be radically revamped, the education secretary has announced.
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Estonia to teach programming in schools from age 6 – Computer Chips & Hardware Technology | Geek.com

Estonia to teach programming in schools from age 6 – Computer Chips & Hardware Technology | Geek.com | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Sep. 4, 2012 - With the launch of the Raspberry Pi, computers are becoming affordable again for the younger generations.
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Robot Professors Come With Singularity University's Massive Upgrade | Wired Business | Wired.com

Robot Professors Come With Singularity University's Massive Upgrade | Wired Business | Wired.com | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Singulairty University is planning a big expansion into startup incubation, conferences, online community -- and robo-teaching.
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TED-Ed’s New Video Tool Allows Anyone To Create Video Lessons Online

TED-Ed’s New Video Tool Allows Anyone To Create Video Lessons Online | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
This morning, the TED conference expanded their TED-Ed initiative with a new set of interactive features, created with $1.25 million of corporate support, designed to make it easier for teachers to build video lessons.
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Maximizing the impact of Generation Y in the workforce: Infographic

Maximizing the impact of Generation Y in the workforce: Infographic | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Most marketers seem interested in diving into the minds of the millennials. This especially applies as Generation Y move to become a central part of the workforce (yes, this means they'll have more money).
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Parents failing to read stories to babies as TV takes first place

Parents failing to read stories to babies as TV takes first place | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Parents spend more time watching TV with their babies than reading to them, new research suggests.
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Out of sight but not out of mind in the virtual world - FT.com

Out of sight but not out of mind in the virtual world - FT.com | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
It is more than three years since Dani McKinney, a psychologist at the State University of New York in Fredonia, found that students retained significantly more from a downloaded podcast of a lecture than those who attended the lecture in person.
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In Singapore schools, a tech-enabled program for self-directed learning

In Singapore schools, a tech-enabled program for self-directed learning | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Trail Shuttle is a Singapore-based effort from gaming company Rockmoon that uses technology to let students direct their own learning programs.
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Ray Kurzweil - Exponential Learning & Entrepreneurship

Inventor & futurist, Ray Kurzweil on DNA, 3D printed buildings, prediction accuracy, adjusting to change, neuroscience and innovation in schools and learning.

 

Talk presented at the Learning Without Frontiers Conference - January 25th 2012, London (LWF12)

 

http://www.learningwithoutfrontiers.com


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Students' math scores jumped 20% with iPad textbooks, publisher says

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Students' math scores jumped 20% with iPad textbooks, publisher says

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Apple launches e-textbook tools

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Apple has launched new interactive tools which it believes will "reinvent the textbook".
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Would A Wiki-Style Curriculum Help Kids Learn Better? @PSFK

Would A Wiki-Style Curriculum Help Kids Learn Better? @PSFK | An Educated Guess - the future of education and work | Scoop.it
Britain's Education secretary wonders if a more open-source approach to determining what students learn--polling experts and teachers--would actually create a more tailored and useful experience.
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