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2020 teachers

Learning with e's

What kind of teachers will we see in 2020? Take a look at what I has already appeared on this blog for my 2020 Vision series, and there may be some clues. have written about 2020 learners , 2020 classrooms and 2020 curriculum (focusing mainly on assessment of learning), and also touched on what we might see with 2020 learning technologies. More discussion."

2020 Vision

Learning with e's

I read a post by Tina Barseghian on the Mind/Shift Blog entitled ' 21 things that will be obselete by 2020 ' today, which prompted me to start a conversation on Twitter to discuss what we think school would look like in another decade or less. In 2020, will we wander around learning technology exhibitions (or museums) and see simulations of computers with keyboard and mice?

Four Basic Skills for 2020

Learning and Working on the Web

In 2011, The Institute for the Future and the University of Phoenix published a report that looked at Future Work Skills 2020 (PDF). For example, I am constantly following/unfollowing on Twitter in an attempt at optimal filtering; an impossible but worthwhile goal. The report identified six drivers of change. I’ve added links to examples of each, three years later.

2020 Classrooms

Learning with e's

Will we still need classrooms by 2020? recently used Twitter to crowdsource a number of responses to what would be obsolete in education in 2020. Martin Homola , a PhD student in Slovakia, made the prediction that education behind closed doors will be obsolete by 2020. What is your vision for 2020 learning? If so, what kind of learning environments will they be?

Data on Big Data

Marcia Conner

People and brands on Twitter  send more than  340 million tweets  a day. Recent estimates from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics project a 22 percent increase in demand for professionals with management analysis skills between now and 2020. Future Work Skills 2020: Computational Thinking  from Apollo Research Institute. Here are some of the eye popping details. Basex ). Gross. 

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How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

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200 billion tweets are published to Twitter each year. ( [link] ). The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #7

Upside Learning

Mobile Trends 2020. Mobile Trends 2020 - Contributors from around the world have contributed their thoughts on what the five most significant trends in mobile computing will be ten years from now. Another real-time collaboration tool based on twitter theme - This app allows users to share text, tasks and files. Gordon. This is an interesting direction. The ElectroCity Game.

The Role of a Learning Management System in a World Awash in Learning Content

Absorb LMS

They can turn to Blogs, Twitter, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. This source estimates that there have been 163 billion tweets since the dawn of Twitter. According to the American Library Association, by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. Follow and participate in discussions with experts on Twitter and in forums. mLearning.

The Role of a Learning Management System in a World Awash in Learning Content

Absorb LMS

They can turn to Blogs, Twitter, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. This source estimates that there have been 163 billion tweets since the dawn of Twitter. According to the American Library Association, by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. Follow and participate in discussions with experts on Twitter and in forums. mLearning.

The secret to attracting and keeping millennial workers

Axonify

Described as demanding job hoppers with little loyalty, they’re projected to make up half of the workforce by 2020. They want learning that reflects real-life interactions (think Twitter and Google): short, to the point and immediate (e.g. I’m doing something in my job. Meet Millennials. So, if you haven’t taken notice, it’s time to pay attention. The answer is through learning.

It's still a box

Learning with e's

There was some conversation over the British government's plans to make all grant maintained schools in England into academies by 2020. If you wish to follow the Visions and Values discussion threads, the Twitter hashtag is #EEES613. We were split into four tables, and each given an origami task to complete. The result is what you see in this image. Was there a creative difference?

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-17

Jane Hart

Future work skills 2020 [link] <it’s what @ hjarche has always said #. One Million Registered Twitter Apps [link] via @ twitter #. Twitter is the newest tool for self-published stories, from FastCompany [link] #. Why I Still Prefer Twitter Over Google+ (Way More) | LucaFiligheddu.com [link] <I agree, simplicity is the key #. Following Twitter (an infographic) via @ techcrunch [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. And now we have [link] to shorten ur Google+ username. I’ve done it [link] #.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-26

Jane Hart

Doctors who are not on Facebook, Twitter and blogs risk becoming irrelevant; my USA Today op-ed [link] #. Don’t know how I missed this one: “Moving toward 2020: the learning decade&# [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. YouTube: Two Days’ Worth of Video Uploaded Every Minute [link] via @ mashable #. RT @ hjarche : RT @ bduperrin : Without Workflow, Social Business Is Doomed [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] #. Vendor-neutral, by @ hjarche [link] #.

Learning through a “dressed up” YouTube channel?

Dont Waste Your Time

The Future of Education: EPIC 2020. Much has been written about the huge success of the Khan Academy, and how it has ‘revolutionised’ education and created a “self-driven, individualized curriculum that motivates students with immediate feedback and positive rewards” (Donaldson, 2012) with it’s simplistic and informative approach and yada yada yada. References.

Michio Kaku #devlearn opening keynote

Learning Visions

In 2020, computer chips will cost a penny. With this genome we can grow new organs from our own cells… Today we can grow skin, bladders, blood… Learning will be everywhere – in your car, in your living room, in your bathroom… In the year 2020, when computer chips cost a penny – we can grow organs, we can revolutionize learning itself! The Internet, Facebook and Twitter – spread democracy. These are my live notes from today’s devlearn keynote. Forgive typos and omissions! Michio Kaku: author of Physics of the Future. Education hasn’t changed much in 2000 years. We meter it?

Owning our data

Learning and Working on the Web

With such a large network encompassing so many devices and objects (Cisco says there will be 50 billion by 2020) there’s a lot of complexity, and plenty of opportunity for errors and malfeasance. Twitter, LinkedIn, Google) where we give away our data. With the internet of everything (IoE), once everything is connected, where will our data reside? ” – Fast Coexist.

The future of eLearning, part 2

eFront

Social networking is not some new category of computer use that Facebook (or Friendster/MySpace/Twitter/etc) invented. That said, they are quite mature already, which means that you don’t have to wait for 2025 (or even 2020) to begin incorporating them in your eLearning offerings. Instructor-Led training. Physical classrooms, teachers and whiteboards rule the day. Social learning.

Training Millennials: Engaging Gen Y in Training 

Growth Engineering

In fact, it’s thought that  by 2020, millennials will represent at least 40% of the total working population. They’ve grown up with Likes on Facebook, Retweets on Twitter and achievements on their computer games. Generation Y is  defined as people (AKA millennials) born in the 80s and 90s who are now inheriting the Earth. They’ve just had a higher exposure to interactive media.

The future of eLearning, part 2

eFront

Social networking is not some new category of computer use that Facebook (or Friendster/MySpace/Twitter/etc) invented. That said, they are quite mature already, which means that you don’t have to wait for 2025 (or even 2020) to begin incorporating them in your eLearning offerings. Instructor-Led training. Physical classrooms, teachers and whiteboards rule the day. Social learning.

5 Tips for Promoting and Pitching Yourself as an eLearning Freelancer

Everything E-Learning

50 percent of the American workforce will be freelancing by 2020, according to Freelancers Union projections. “Freelancer.” Independent contractor.” Consultant.” Sound familiar? They call freelancing “the new normal.”. Of course, you can’t just click your heels three times and become a successful freelancer with a steady rotation of clients who will recommend you to others. Join today. 2.

Gamification in ACTION

Learnnovators

Gamification increases participation in online communities, with an average of 13 percent more comments, 22 percent more sharing on Twitter and Facebook and 68 percent more content discovery.” – Gigya Survey. Top 25 Gamification Experts to Follow on Twitter by Ashton Steel. Karl Kapp. What are some of the interesting use cases on these methodologies? Surveys. What is the future?

Learning in the palm of your hand

Learning with e's

Talking about the future has been one of my recurring activities recently, with several blog posts published right here in a series entitled 'Learning 2020'. You can follow the conversation on Twitter via the hashtag #ittc11 Learning in the palm of your hand by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 it's not only Web 2.0 The U.S.

A few thoughts on China and education

George Siemens

By 2020, their economy (gdp) is expected to be about $20 trillion annually. Twitter didn’t work. However, this doesn’t mean that they don’t use twitter-like tools. I just landed in Vancouver after a short trip to Shanghai to present at the IADIS conference hosted by East China Normal University. One of the faculty members ( Ren Youqun , I believe) from this university translated Knowing Knowledge into Chinese. We are entering Chinese century (or several). My hosts were exceptionally courteous. The key, apparently, is to taste, not eat everything. mobile.

A mobile future for communications and learning

Lars is Learning

I suppose I shouldn't be surprised that the Handheld Learning conference is a far more vibrant community of Twitter users than the recent WOLCE attendees. One great find was this recent video put together to support the MOCOM 2020. You can get a great sense of the presentations, even get to review them and discover new things in ways which seem almost better than actually attending yourself.

July 2011 Review

Jane Hart

Future work skills 2020 , July 2011. Tweet. But my 5 favourite articles from July (that are not Google+ related) were: Why excellent performance isn’t nearly enough , bnet, 8 July 2011. Don’t forget the YOU in social learning , Dennis Callahan, Learnstreaming, July 2011. When training is not the answer , Marc Rosenberg, Learning Solutions Magazine, 11 July 2011.

5 Ways to Prepare & Be an E-Learning Winner

Rapid eLearning

In addition, using tools like Twitter lets you connect with all sorts of experts. In fact, Jane Bozarth shared a great example in her part of the panel presentation of how she saved time doing some research by posting a question in Twitter. Jane Bozarth : I think she creates half of the tweets on Twitter. I just got back from the Learning Solutions Conference in Orlando.

How to Fuel Innovation

CLO Magazine

In the same vein, a June 2012 report from the McKinsey Global Institute in Washington predicts that employers worldwide could face a shortage of 85 million workers with high- and midlevel skills by 2020. Insights about an organization’s people also can be found outside of its people systems infrastructure in places such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Innovative learning organizations can merge business and people information to provide diverse, consumable learning within the context of daily work and use technology to support real-time collaboration.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

Diana Kimball [twitter: dianakimball ] is giving a Berkman lunchtime talk on coding as a liberal art. EPIC 2020 Future of Education JAY CROSS | SUNDAY, AUGUST 12, 2012. List of the top 100 Twitter influencers in Australia – Ross Dawson , May 31, 2011. List of the top 100 Twitter influencers in Australia – Ross Dawson , May 31, 2011. Page 1 of 2. JUNE 3, 2012.

Learning and the Older Worker

CLO Magazine

As noted in the book The 2020 Workplace, by Jeanne C. Russell is a Gen Xer; he said he experienced the benefits of reverse mentoring firsthand when a younger employee showed him the advantages of Twitter. “I didn’t even know what Twitter was,” he said. “I didn’t know why people were using it, and this young college graduate coached me through why having a Twitter account would be useful to my career and how to use it and leverage it as a learning tool.” Many workers are choosing to delay retirement. More U.S.

Find 15: 16-20 January

Good To Great

If you’ve not yet been initiated into the world of the tweetchat, it’s a scheduled conversation on Twitter using an agreed hashtag to bring all contributors together. What will the world be like in 2020, economically, socially, technologically? It seems inevitable that in 2020, we will be ‘on’ and connected all the time. On the other hand, many contributers pointed out that 2020 isn’t really that far away and that we’re perhaps being a little over-ambitious. For now though, a quick report of last week’s chat will do.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

200 billion tweets are published to Twitter each year. ( [link] ). The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

200 billion tweets are published to Twitter each year. ( [link] ). The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc.

Sun, Elite, and the future

Jay Cross

At the CLO Symposium, Karie Willyerd showed samples of how Sun Microsystems is preparing to greet the workforce of 2020. Back to those Twittering, Facebooking, always-on college students. College kids are different these days. Awash in multiple distractions, most have the attention spans of gnats. Ye Gods, most of them don’t read email any more, much less books. Check this out.).

eLearning Topics

Tony Karrer

When you look at the keywords on the left you see things like: Social Learning (356) Social Media (411) Twitter (725) Google Wave (22) Camtasia (76) Adobe Captivate (71) Social Network (460) Now, the content set in this case are highly skewed towards innovators as compared to the topic sets being used by my past analysis (training conferences). Year by Topic You can also go the other way to see things like selecting Twitter and you can see that the associated years are: 2009 2020 2008 2020? So, predictions for the future and how twitter might relate.