Education | Insights

April 20, 2018

THE NOW

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Publisher | World Economic Forum

Author | Alex Gray

The world is better educated than ever before, with the average number of years spent in school increasing constantly. How do levels of education in your country compare?

VIDEO

Publisher | Ted Talks

Speaker | Sir Ken Robinson

The old economy, based on routine and structured jobs, has faded away. This century’s dynamic new economy is built on innovation and entrepreneurship. In this talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

THE NEW

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Publisher | Accenture

Authors | Ellyn Shook and Mark Knickrehm

In the age of artificial intelligence (AI), business success will increasingly depend on the collaboration between people and machines.

Article

Publisher | eLearning Industry

Author | Christiaan Henny

The future of education will not be confined to a classroom, insufficient tools, or a limited array of teachers.

VIDEO

Publisher | Tedx Talks

Speaker | Ted Dintersmith

In this talk, Ted Dintersmith underscores the potential for our kids and country if we would structure education around our innovative and creative strengths. We need to trust that our schools and teachers will prepare our kids for life and not just for standardized tests.

ARTICLE

Publisher | Business Insider

Author | Zoë Bernard

With an influx of new learning models the traditional educational methods are bound to evolve in the next decade. Business Insider takes a closer look.

ARTICLE

Publisher | Forbes

Author | Kathleen Houlihan

Businesses need to take an active part in education if they want to shape the talent of the future. Here are some solutions that can help reduce the skill gaps in the 21st century.

ARTICLE

Publisher | Business Insider

Author | Charlotte Edmond

Dr. Tony Wagner, co-director of Harvard’s Change Leadership Group, argues that today’s school children are facing a “global achievement gap”: the discrepancy between what is taught in school and what is needed in the workplace.

VIDEO

Publisher | Ted Talks

Speaker | Sir Ken Robinson

Sir Ken Robinson outlines three principles crucial for the human mind to flourish —and how the current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational “Death Valley” we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility.

ARTICLE

Publisher | OECD

Author | OECD

The OECD Measuring Innovation in Education report offers new solutions to the need for measurement in educational innovation. This country brief provides a short overview of the key findings of the report, as well as the top five pedagogic and organizational innovations in the Netherlands.

BOOK

Publisher | Routledge

Editors | Yong Zhao, Brian Gearin

Rather than being oriented toward the past and asking how education systems around the world ended up where they are, Imagining the Future of Global Education seeks an understanding of how various educational visions from around the world inform the present and shape the future.

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